How to make a fortune teller from a paper according to the scheme with own hands

# How to make a fortune teller from a paper according to the scheme with own hands

## How to make

The fortuneteller is folded from a sheet of square shape. You can take any paper, even an old newspaper, but if you are going to brightly paint your toy and write on it the original divination, take a blank notebook page or a standard A4 sheet album. Proceeding from personal wishes, prepare also paints, felt-tip pens or pencils, variegated stickers or any other ornaments, so that your article is a truly bright element of an interesting game. Below you will find a diagram as a visual aid to the folding process. Consider how to make a fortune teller from a paper with your own hands in the maximum approximation:

• By placing in front of you a standard sheet A4 invertical (tetrad) orientation, fold the page so that its upper edge lies exactly in the side surface. Remove the excess with scissors - you need a square;
• The first diagonal of the square is already indicated. Now squeeze the second diagonal - so origami fortuneteller easier to unfold in the final stage. See the figure, the diagram will help to understand the process visually. So far, as you can see, nothing is complicated;
• Further actions are similar to the folding of manyother origami figures from paper - fold the correct smaller square, wrapping inside the workpiece every corner of the starting square. Focus on the intersection of diagonals to perform this step neatly;
• Then turn the workpiece face down andrepeat folding the corners of the reduced square in the opposite direction - to yourself. Thus, the bundle will again reduce its square shape. And now just fold the workpiece in half (to yourself);
• Origami fortuneteller is already stacked, it remains to deployworkpiece into a three-dimensional toy. You see the peculiar flat pockets of your package, insert one finger inside each pocket (take the workpiece with both hands);

Open the pockets from the inside, giving them volume. The figure remains only to paint (fill with information for divination). Put the fortune-teller on the index and thumbs of both hands, bring your fingers to one point - the fortune-teller is closed. You can unfold the toy and so, and the way for the intersecting axes. It is interesting, is not it? Well, for children, just delight! How to make a paper fortune teller, we figured out. It remains to understand how to fill the toy with meaning.