After having folded and decorated origami cranes daily for 1000 consecutive days (see my previous post on Bored Panda), I took a short break, but I could not stop creating new ones, even though no longer on a daily basis.

I am allowing myself to explore more themes and techniques, and to find inspiration in even more places.

These are some of my latest creations. Some are inspired by things like Greek mythology and Japanese folklore, while others come from the joy of nature, or personal experiences.

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Alexandra Yuan 1 month ago

then theres me trying to fold a paper in half .-.

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A Rose Among Thorns 1 month ago

The tail feathers are incredibly done!

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A Rose Among Thorns 1 month ago

No cuts or glue??? How???

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Captain Foley 1 month ago

Beautiful

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Roger Skeens 1 month ago

How is it done???

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Issy 1 month ago

When a parrot and a crane come together ^-^

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Shiba Inu 1 month ago

i love looking at other people's insanely beautiful works of art, this is seriously amazing. yeah it makes me feel like i suck tbh but still this guy's awesome.

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Allison Pettett 1 month ago

cute flowers!

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Lyndsey 1 month ago

Looks like a winter spirit.

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A Rose Among Thorns 1 month ago

It looks like there are deer antlers sprouting from its back

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Shiba Inu 1 month ago

okay, question- after he made 1000 of these things, what the actual hecky dizzle did he do with them? first of all they probably take up a lot of space considering there's 1000 of them but also they're so delicate so they have to be placed in somewhere safe. I AM CONFUSION

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- 1 month ago

Wow! The colors of this one are AMAZING!

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Linda Matheny 1 month ago

I love this one. All are simply amazing!!!!

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BACON M&M 1 month ago

STUNNING!! WE WANT A TUTORIAL!! Please😁🙏

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Nosfentor 1 month ago

A golden seraphim.

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Molly Block 1 month ago

Some people are so damn creative! Upvote, people, UPVOTE!!! He deserves your votes!!

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AND PEGGY 1 month ago

Wow!

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Dorothy Parker 1 month ago

Dragon crane? Love the thorns up the spine. So carefully thought out and placed.

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Shiba Inu 1 month ago

how. literally how.

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Ivy Crawford 1 month ago

I love all of the negative space here...so delicate it's gorgeous ❤

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Lyndsey 1 month ago

THIS ONE IS MY FAVORITE! Black and gold looks lovely together.

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Molly Block 1 month ago

Goth version. :-)

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Lyndsey 1 month ago

Ayyyyyy, are those suppose to be red envelopes?

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Madonna Rose 1 month ago

Ooooooooo love ❤️ it!

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Bobbi Newell 1 month ago

Thunderbird!

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Lyndsey 1 month ago

Holy frick, are these for sale? Looks like a goddess in animal form.

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Shiba Inu 1 month ago

i love how the simplicity contrasts with the detail. wow that made literally no sense.

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Ivy Crawford 1 month ago

In the nude

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Dorothy Parker 1 month ago

Swallow tail crane. So very Japanese in the feel of it. Amazing.

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Magpie 1 month ago

I can feel the spring in the air :) This is lovely.

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Ivy Crawford 1 month ago

Oh my heart!!

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Molly Block 1 month ago

Minimalist version. :-)

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Pretty Pangolin 1 month ago

The smaller, star-shaped flowers are incredible!

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Magpie 1 month ago

Love this one! For me it symbolizes creativity and works in progress, but still gorgeous along the way.

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Magpie 1 month ago

How does he make it look like leather but still light weight? Impressive.

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Bentley Allen 1 month ago

God damn it

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Heather Milkman 1 month ago

I like the details of this with a holiday feel. Beautiful color combination and details very unique.

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Pretty Pangolin 1 month ago

This would be an awesome gift for wedding guests to take home.

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Molly Block 1 month ago

Heart version. Very cool!

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KT Trondsen 1 month ago

reminds me of ganesh

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Candy Prince 1 month ago

Looks like a bunyip!

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