Happy Year of the Rabbit! May it bring you friends and celebrations. (The card above was sent by a friend who made it all by hand, I love the origami rabbit with the sticker dot for a tail!)
· comments  · 02-3-2011 · categories:holidays ·
// Feb 3, 2011 at 9:20 am
would love instructions on how to make said cute origami bunny… =)
// Feb 3, 2011 at 9:46 am
Mrs Charlemagne – Sorry, this card was sent to me, not made by me, so I do not know. Do you have a Kinokuniya near you? Or I’m sure any place with origami supplies will have plenty of rabbit stuff this year.
// Feb 3, 2011 at 4:56 pm
Mrs Charlemagne, I used the instructions I found online for creating an origami rabbit head, but then stopped part way through. Check out this link, then stop after step 6.
// Feb 3, 2011 at 5:28 pm
Awesome, thanks Matthew!
// Feb 4, 2011 at 11:33 am
LOVE this card — such a creative, thoughtful way to celebrate 2011. Thanks for providing the link, Matthew.
// Feb 4, 2011 at 2:15 pm
Your friend should maybe go into business selling a product line of these at Etsy or someplace. Although, I would imagine some of those Chinese zodiac sign beasts (e.g. tiger, horse, dragon) would be hard to fold…
Modern origami rabbit cards for nearly any occasion. « Edit by Design
// Mar 20, 2011 at 8:41 pm
[...] I saw this charming handmade Year of the Rabbit card at NotMartha.org (made by Matthew [...]
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