Lion – Hideo Komatsu. Folded from a square of paper (some kind of golden- marbled craft, 37x37cm, about 80gsm). Diagrams: Works of Hideo Komatsu. Done. Does someone here know where to find folding diagrams for Hideo Komatsu’s lion? I got the CP already from his website, but I’m womdering if. We found the right candidate in our home country, in Israel. Eyal Reuveni folded Hideo Komatsu’s lion from all 10 paper types we have thus far reviewed.

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Shaping the lion was easy and the final model looks very nice although a brown color would be more suitable. Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

So we decided to approach a great folder, one of the best, and ask for his opinion on each of the papers we reviewed so far. Although he did create a few models, he prefers to focus on folding other people’s models, the more complex – the better.

I hardly ever fold from copy paper, besides test folding crease patterns. Here we had to use what we had, a blue thin paper. I really like folding from this paper, in spite of its thickness grams!!

This is one of my favourite papers and it is very good for animal folds, as the texture is highly suitable for that. A short glimpse into his flickr collections will immediately show you why we chose him.

Name your model and the manufacturer will prepare the right paper for you. I prefer a thicker Kraft paper for animals, but this one worked pretty good, too.

It was very challenging to fold the lion with Japanese Foil, since it wears down easily, and it is very difficult to reverse the creases. Later on, being exposed to many new creators through the internet, he fell deeper and deeper into the world of paper and complex origami.


Still, it hodeo not easy to fold hidwo 3D animal from it.

Luckily, we did not have to look far. I really like folding with this paper. I had to paint both sides hiddo this timebut the paper does not take paint well, so I had to repeat it several times.

I used water-based varnish to enhance the texture and to strengthen the paper a bit, and it was still no easy task. He has folded numerous complex models, often several copies – be it from diagrams or CP. And we know there are better folders than us out there. Eyal Reuveni folded Hideo Komatsu’s lion from all 10 paper types we have thus far reviewed. Because there is whole new world of origami that would be accesable for me and others who do not know how to fold cp’s if you could help.

狮子(Lion – Hideo Komatsu)

Folding such oomatsu complex model was no easy task: Still, it is necessary to be very careful, since it might rip in the edges. Eyal got highly devoted to the task of reviewing the papers we had already rated, and finished all lions in less than a week. This paper is better for color change models than for one color models. Choosing the right size, as well as the right treatment any komstsu can lead to awesome results!

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A crease pattern for the lion is available on Hideo Komatsu’s site: As I said before, there is no bad paper; it is just the wrong model. There is no final verdict here. Usually, I use this specific thin kraft paper mainly for complex insects, and not for animals. Because of that, folding the lion with Tant was much more fun than most papers. Some steps were quite difficult to fold, but for that reason I chose this size of paper. I think it is best for folding insects and super complex models, and not for animals such as this lion.


We wanted to set only minimal restrictions, namely that the papers were to be reviewed by folding the same model from the different paper types. The paper is very weak, and feels like tissue paper. Eyal started to fold at the tender age of ten, discovering origami with Robert Harbin’s books.

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Let us introduce Eyal Reuveni, an Israeli folder. Our reviews are all about getting to know different paper types and with hands-on experience reviewing their strengths hdieo best areas for use. Having this idea, we started our search for a master folder, one with enough patience to fold the same model ten times.

Leave this field blank. Looking for challenges, he started to decipher crease patterns in order to fold the most complicated models. Madagascar animals folded by Eyal Reuveni.

In order to make the paper easier to work with, and to enhance the texture, I applied water-based acrylic varnish. The paper tends to tear when there are too many layers, so I unfolded parts of the liin more than other papers in order to fold the back legs and the mane properly.

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