Origami Letters

Project designed by: KariAnne Wood

Description

Create last-minute personalized party decorations to brighten up any entertaining space. Perfect for the dessert table or as a centerpiece on the mantel. This easy-to-create project even makes a great gift!

Supplies

  • Oversized pressboard letters and ampersand
  • Cardstock (in a variety of colors)
  • Paper cutter
  • Red spray paint
  • Scissors
  • Krazy Glue Craft

Steps

  1. Spray paint the front and back of the pressboard letters and ampersand. Let dry.
  2. Cut out triangles in a variety of colors using a paper cutter. All triangles should be approximately the same size for the first layer.
  3. Arrange the triangles in a pattern on the letters. The triangles will overlap the edges of the letters and ampersand. Glue in place with Krazy Glue and let dry.
  4. Flip letters over and trim excess with scissors.
  5. Cut additional triangles in a variety of shapes and sizes. Fold triangles in half and layer different colors on top of the first layer. Glue in place.
  6. Continue layering until you have achieved the desired effect.