Day 61 - Origami Mantis
This is not the praying mantis by Robert lang but its a simple origami mantis which has cutting thus not pure origami.The mantis after final touch looks like 3D model.
This one too starts with bird base.
You can find the diagram at origami-club
Start with Origami bird base.Fold along the black line to the center on both the sides.
Fold the top flap down along the black line as shown below
Turn the model over
Fold along the black line
Turn the model over.
Step fold along the black line to get the head.
Open the model sideways
Cut the model along the black line on both sides as shown below.
Fold it back
Pull one of the flaps to the top to form the fore legs leaving the other flap down to form the hind legs and fold the model in half.
Fold the legs
Draw the eyes and its done