Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

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Easter craft gifts for children to make. You'll need about 10 minutes to make this cute origami for kids which will serve a chic gift at Easter.

Origami Basket


Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

You'll Need:


— a sheet of double-sided colored paper,
— a paper strip of contrast color,
— glue,
— scissors.

Making:


1. Cut out a square out of a rectangular paper sheet. For this fold a sheet diagonally connecting 2 edges. You'll have sort of 2 triangles folded together.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

2. Cut off the excess piece of paper.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

3. Unfold the square. Then fold all the angles to the center. Make it carefully so that all the made triangles can be of the same size and join in the center point.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

Each inside figure is folded like a triangle but all in all you'll get a double square. Turn it over on the other side so that the bended edges can be down.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

4. The next step is to bend the angles up joining them in the center.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

You'll have 4 triangles with the incisions in the middle.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

5. Shape the bottom of the basket. For this bend each angle to the opposite edge. Smooth the bend line well.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

You'll have such a figure.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

6. Turn the workpiece over again.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

Bend each of the 4 small squares like a triangle.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

7. Now make a basket out of the workpiece. For this raise each angle up and double in to make a volume form. Then raise the edges slightly to make the basket inside.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

With a finger smooth the inner bend lines of the square to mark the form clearly.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

8. Now we'll have to make a basket handle. Take a prepared strip of contrast paper and cut off a 1 cm strip. To distinguish the handle make it carved using a curly scissors.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

9. Grease one strip side with glue and stick it on the red paper residue on its long side. Cut out a long strip about 1,5-2 cm wide.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

10. Inside the basket on its «wall» there's a slot where the basket handle can be inserted. Grease the ends of the handle with glue to fix the handle more firmly.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

The handle is fixed firmly.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

11. You may decorate the basket additionally: for this cut out small oval circles, paint them like Easter eggs. Glue them on the handle ends and on the sides.

Easter Craft Gifts for Children to Make. Origami Basket

You'll make such a cute basket where painted eggs, sweets, biscuit can be put and given as a holiday gift to your relations.

Merry Easter to all of you!

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