How do you cut a five pointed star?

  1. First fold a square of paper through the middle as shown in the illustration. To look like this.
  2. Now fold corner A over to point B. To look like this.
  3. Now fold again. Fold corner A to corner B.
  4. Now fold left top corner over to approximately point B. To look like this.
  5. Now cut on an angle.
  6. Open up and you have a star.

What does a 5 pointed star symbolize?

A pentagram (sometimes known as a pentalpha, pentangle, pentacle, or star pentagon) is the shape of a five-pointed star polygon. Pentagrams were used symbolically in ancient Greece and Babylonia, and are used today as a symbol of faith by many Wiccans, akin to the use of the cross by Christians.

How to fold a 5 pointed origami star?

Folding the 5 Pointed Origami Star (Photos) 1 Start with your paper nice-side-down. 2 Fold in the left edge along one of the creases you just made. 3 Starting with the pentagon completely unfolded, pinch all the corners together and squash them toward the center. 4 Turn over the star. Did you make your star from one-sided colored paper?

What kind of origami do you use for Christmas decorations?

5 Pointed Origami Star Christmas Decorations These 5 pointed origami stars are easy to fold and make beautiful Christmas decorations. You can make them from magazines, scrapbook papers or sheet music, whatever you happen to have lying around.

Can you make a pentagon out of origami?

Option 2: Use an origami trick to make a pentagon (instructions below). The advantage of the origami method is that it works for any size sheet of paper, however big or small. Option 2: Origami Trick to Make Pentagon Fold the square in half: Fold up the bottom left corner to the top, then unfold again.

How long does it take to make an origami box?

If you already know a little bit about origami, it won’t take you long at all to make this little treasure box. Try making a few different origami boxes to decorate your desk with, or give them to your friends as a special gift. Difficulty: Medium.