|1. Start with a square piece of paper, coloured side up.
Fold the top corner of the paper down to the bottom corner. Crease and open again.
Then fold the paper in half sideways.
|2. Turn the paper over to the white side.
Fold the paper in half, crease well and open, and then fold again in the other direction.
|3. Using the creases you have made, Bring the top 3 corners of the model down to the bottom corner.
|4. Fold top triangular flaps into the centre and unfold.||5. Fold top of model downwards, crease well and unfold.|
|6. Open the uppermost flap of the model, bringing it upwards and pressing the sides of the model inwards at the same time.
Flatten down, creasing well.
|7. Turn model over and repeat Steps 4-6 on the other side.|
|8. Fold legs upward along the outside edges, then open again.|
|9. Use these creases to inside reverse fold these parts.|
|10. Inside reverse fold the head, and fold down the wings as shown. Then partially open them up again.|
|Finished flapping bird.
To make the wings flap forward, pull the tail gently outwards. For more detail, check the video at the top of the page!