Learn how to make a geometric origami coaster or tato which features a triangle on one side. The cool thing about this origami tato is that you can open it to reveal the triangle, so it can be used to give someone a little message.
This origami coaster / tato is made from triangular paper, don’t worry the video explains how to make the triangle at the start and it’s very simple.
This origami shape has not much of a purpose, I do think it makes a cute envelope/note! And it’s appealing if you enjoy geometric origami in general.
This is the second of three origami tatos made with triangular paper, the first is the Star of David Tile.
Design: © Paper Kawaii Copyright Information
You will need:
▸ 1 sheet of square paper
▸ Scissors (to make an equilateral triangle)
Paper size example: 15 x 15 cm
This white one is made from thick translucent paper. You can see all the triangle shapes through it, looks very pretty in a window.
The Star of David ‘Hexagrams’, Triangle Hexagon and Hex-angle Tiles all together.
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