My attempt at Akira Yoshizawa's Sunflower

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    I tried to reverse engineer this model from a photo on the internet and apparently the big petals have several non-referenced creases which in my hands would be a total disaster, that is why I opted for this simplified, more angled, less organic version.

    Folded from a square of 20 cm on the side of copy paper.

    Mark Lch, sourapril, dylanjacobs18, and 8 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. mmukhopadhyay 50 months ago | reply

      Thanks for bringing to attention! I'm going to try REing too.

    2. georigami 50 months ago | reply

      Cool, it is not difficult and of course if you run into trouble, just ask me.

      And if you want to aim for the original, check it at:

    3. mmukhopadhyay 50 months ago | reply

      I was able to do it easily! The back is different from yours, so I must have a different method. All I did was modify my Rudbeckia with some squashes at the back to get the extra 8 petals. Please look at the bottom flower of
      I also did a color change version! I will post pics later...

    4. georigami 50 months ago | reply

      You're pretty good and I hope to see the color change version soon.

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