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ABC to Z Alphabet Origami Challenge – Letter W

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 W.

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 W (Week 23 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 origami tutorials that start with the letter W.

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

Waterbomb (Tutorial)Wizard Worm
Wings (Tutorial)WitchWet Folding
White (Tutorial)WeirdWig
Wedding (Tutorial)WallabyWave
Winter (Tutorial)Water

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

  • Spell out the word related to your model. eg: W 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 ‘W’ 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 W

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 Wagon Wheels • Folder: Yeribel Iriarte (Designer: Traditional and YI)
02 Origami Whale • Folder: Colin Webb (Designer: Shu Chen)
03 Origami Warship • Folder: Germán Martínez (Designer: Yuri Shumakov)
04 Origami Wise Men • Folder: Joanna Witkowska-Oleniak (Designer: Carlos Bocanegra)
05 Origami Wreath • Folder: Mona Bhardwaj (Designer: traditional)
06 Origami Wyvern • Folder: Laura Lee Paxson (Designer: John Montroll)
07 Origami White Whale • Folder: Alex Morandini (Designer: ?)
08 Origami Waterbomb Poem • Folder: Steve Vinik (Designer: Traditional)
09 Origami World Peace • Folder: MacFarlane (Stella Gamma Kusudama –Designer: M Sinayskaya)
10 Origami Witch • Folder: Rosemary Browne (Designer: ?)
11 Origami Waterbomb tesselation • Folder: Madhura Gupta (Designer: Eric Gjerde)
12 Origami Whipped Cream and Whimsy • Folder: Tara Woltjen (Designer: Paper Kawaii)
13 Origami Waterbomb Earings • Folder: Giusy Astarita (Designer: Traditional)
14 Origami Woodwind Instrument • Folder: José Tomás Buitrago (Designer: José Tomás Buitrago)
15 Origami Wren • Folder: Irmin Samudera (Designer: Román Díaz)
16 Origami Whirlpool Cube • Folder: Sue Read (Designer: David Mitchell)
17 Origami Water Lilies • Folder: Nima Mankar (Designer: Traditional)
18 Origami Water Wheel • Folder: Andrea Slade (Designer: Robin Glynn)

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