# Origami tessellation basics

## Collection by Happyfolding.com

Tutorials for basic techniques that help you fold wonderful origami tessellations!

### Origami Basics Tutorial: Folding a 13-division square grid

This video shows you how to divide a square into 13 equal parts, for example to fold a 13-division square grid. Videos/playlists featured at the end of the v...

### Long Version: Origami Tessellation Guide: Tessellesson on Bricks by Ilan Garibi

Crease Pattern to print: http://www.happyfolding.com/files/Garibi-Adams-Bricks-CP.pdf Recommended paper: Tant, e.g. 35cm (13.75in) squares available at: 12 s...

### Short Version: Origami Tessellation Guide: Tessellesson on Bricks by Ilan Garibi

Crease Pattern to print: http://www.happyfolding.com/files/Garibi-Adams-Bricks-CP_0.pdf Recommended paper: Tant, e.g. 35cm (13.75in) squares available at: 12...

### Origami Basics: Folding a Square Grid Accurately

Paper used in this video: square with a side length of 24 cm (9 1/2/ in) This video describes how to fold a square grid accurately. Square grid are the start...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: Rhombus Twist

I highly recommend the book "Origami Tessellations" by Eric Gjerde if you are interested in tessellations: http://www.happyfolding.com/book-gjerde-origami_te...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: Open-Back Hexagon Twist

I highly recommend the book "Origami Tessellations" by Eric Gjerde if you are interested in tessellations: http://www.happyfolding.com/book-gjerde-origami_te...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: Open-Back Triangle Twist

I highly recommend the book "Origami Tessellations" by Eric Gjerde if you are interested in tessellations: http://www.happyfolding.com/book-gjerde-origami_te...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: Rabbit-Ear Triangle Sink

### Origami Basics: Hexagon

This video shows how to cut a hexagon (six-sided polygon) from (a) a square, and (b) a rectangle. More origami: http://www.happyfolding.com Japanese subtitle...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: Hexagon Twist

This video demonstrates how to fold a hexagon twist. It is a technique that is often used in origami tessellations. More origami: http://www.happyfolding.com

### Origami Tessellation Basics: 60 Degree Pleat Intersection

This video demonstrates how to fold a 60 degree pleat intersection. It is performed when pleats on a triangle grid intersect, and thus several layers of pape...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: 120 Degree Inverted Pleat Intersection

This video demonstrates how to fold a 120 degree inverted pleat intersection. It is performed when pleats on a triangle grid intersect, and thus several laye...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: 120 Degree Pleat Intersection

This video demonstrates how to fold a 120 degree pleat intersection. It is performed when pleats on a triangle grid intersect, and thus several layers of pap...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: Triangle Twist

This video demonstrates how to fold a triangle twist. It is one of the basic folds for origami tessellations, so knowing how to perform it is important. More...

### Origami Tessellation Basics: Triangle Grid

This video demonstrates how to fold a triangle grid. These are often the starting point for origami tessellations, so knowing how to fold them is important. ...