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Origami Windmill or Pinwheel

The origami windmill or pinwheel is very easy once you've folded the boat base.


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Origami Windmill Step 1: Fold the origami boat base by following the instructions we've detailed on that page.

You should then have the following.



Origami Windmill Step 2: Fold the upper right tip on the dotted line, moving it from the right to the top.










Origami Windmill Step 3: We'll now do the same for the lower left tip. Fold the lower left tip on the dotted line, moving it from the left to the bottom.








That's it! Your origami windmill is completed! To make it a functional pinwheel, you'll need to poke a pin through the middle and attach it to a stick or straw.


From Eins in Malolos " origami wind mill. my first origami windmill.... "



From Jayce in Oklahoma " Easiest Origami EVER!!!! "


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