I followed the directions from Origami-Make.com, one of the better origami diagram sites I've found.
|The first few folds. At this point I was like, |
hmmm, that's a lot of folds to start out with.
|Secondary batch of prelim folds. |
Wow, that's a lot of folding before you get to the actual folding!
|I made a fancy tent! Ok, now we're starting to get somewhere...|
|Squashed it! That center square is the |
end result of all the prelim folding.
|Forgot to take pictures to get to this stage because it took |
a lot of patience and I didn't want to lose my place.
This is the top view.
|Umm.. WTF did I just do? It doesn't look anything like a rose!|
|Kay, now it's starting to look a little better. |
But still, doesn't look much like a rose. Top view.
|Did some box folding to the bottom. Woah, now it's starting|
to look better! That does look like the bottom, at least!
|After some really complicated unfolding of the previous |
folds on the top... here's the finished product!
|It's a rose! It really looks like a rose!|