ABC to Z Alphabet Origami Challenge – Letter M

Participate in our ABC to Z origami challenge! Here you find paper-folding prompts to give you direction and ideas to fold and share origami related to the LETTER M.

During this ABC to Z origami challenge, we are sharing origami models or concepts related to each letter of the alphabet.Once a week, on Thursday,we announce a new letter and highlight some posts that people share on our Facebook group. You are welcome to join!

Letter M (Week 13 of 26)

You can share models that you have folded previously, or, you may fold new models based on the suggestions you find here. You can also use my prompts as a starting point to explore your own ideas.

The following are prompts and links to tutorials of origami that start with the letter M.

Feel free to fold or include any other model related to the letter M that might occur to you.

Magic Star (Tutorial)MusicMajesty
Mondrian Cube (Tutorial)ManyMexico
Monkey (Tutorial)MathMiniature
Mouse (Tutorial)MoneyMoose
Mother (Tutorial)MaracaMail
Modular (Tutorial)MotorcycleMacaw

When you share your origami models on the Origami Spirit Facebook Fan Group

  • Spell out the word related to your model. eg: “M is for________”
  • IDEALLY –>Write the name of the model designer, if known.
  • Share any other information about the model you can think of.
  • Use the hashtag #ABCOrigami

The origami letter ‘M’ and the letters for the word ‘Origami’ in the above picture were designed by Coen van Someren (Netherlands) and folded by Leyla Torres.


Origami ABC UPDATE: Origami Related to the Letter M

These are some of the posts shared by Origami Spirit Fans on our Facebook Group

Each picture is numbered. Look under the photo gallery for a list of the people who shared each picture and the designers.

01 Origami Mother and Child • Folder: Irmin Samudera (Designer: StephenWeiss)
02 Origami Mouse Moose • Folder: Juan Carlo Rodriguez (Designer: M.Tanaka and F. Kawahata)
03 Origami Mosaic • Folder: Natalia Becerra (Designer: Ntatlia Becerra Cano)
04 Mysterious Origami Eyes • Folder: David Pacheco (Designer: Kunihiko Kasahara)
05 Origami Monkey • Folder: Alex Paz (Designer: Meri Affranchino)
06 Origami Math PythagorasTree • Folder: Berti Kaiser (Designer: Francesco Mancini)
07 Origami Mount Fuji • Folder: Hisako Tanji (Designer: Akiko Yamanashi and KatsuhisaYamada)
08 Origami Musical Notes • Folder: Andrea Slade (Designer: ?)
09 Modular Origami • Folder: Melanie Walker (Designer: Leonor Martinez)
10 Origami Monkey Barrel • Folder: Carol Hodsdon (Designer: Tomoko Fuse)
11 Origami Morning Glory • Folder: Nima Mankar (Designer: ?)
12 Origami Minions • Folder: Steve Vinick (Designer: traditional Yakko-san)
13 Origami Mask • Folder: Colin Webb (Designer: Fynn Jackson)
14 Origami Marilyn M • Folder: Giusy Astarita (Designer: ?)
15 Origami Maialino • Folder: Raffaele Rimauro (Designer: Adriano Mariani)
16 Origami Crane Möbius Band • Folder: Steve Vinick (traditional)
17 Origami Mandala Paper • Folder: Cornelie Bayer (traditional Cranes)
18 Origami Medals • Folder: Fabrizio Pianosi (traditional)

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