Have you ever heard that the soothing power of repetition has a calming and peaceful effect on the spirit? By repeatedly folding this traditional origami lotus flower that calming effect is precisely what you might experience.
When we fold the same origami figure many times, maybe even experimenting with different papers and sizes, we also begin to discover some of its secrets. As we understand the folding process more clearly we can develop easier ways to fold it.
Here is a video where I demonstrate how to make an origami lotus flower.
On a more practical note, you might consider using this origami lotus as a gift decoration.
It will look so pretty that the receiver might not want to open the present!
Use a small self-adhesive crystal to add some sparkle and embellish the center of the flower.
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