Don’t you love the symbolism of hens? prosperity, fertility, abundance, the feminine force, maternity, and the beginning of life. I designed this origami hen a while back and it became the inspiration for Origami Spirit logo.
This origami hen is called ‘Abundance Hen’ because as a container it can be filled with various small items. Depending on your choice, the hen can be a great hand-made gift for different occasions: Easter, a gift for a birthday or mother’s day, or a favor for a baby shower.
Are yo a teacher or a parent? To read more ideas on how to use this hen, click here.
Here is a video on how to fold the Origami Hen. My wishes for prosperity and abundance for you always!
Ideas on what to use to fill this cute origami hen:
- chocolate mini-eggs
- jelly beans
- dried beans or rice
- felt eggs
- tiny pebbles
- dried petals
- dried lavender flowers
- dried herbs
Can you think of other small items to fill this hen with?
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