# Origami Essay

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How to make a candlestick origami flower base I | 00A.The paper size of the base should be 1/4 of the rose paper. | | 00B.However, if your rose is any of "Easy Origami Rose", then your paper for the calyx should be 3/4 of height and width of the paper of your rose. | | 00C.what the front side of the paper we will be using in these instructions looks like | | 00D.what the back side of the paper we will be using in these instructions looks like | | 01.Fold (mountain fold) the paper in half. | | 02.Unfold the paper so that you can see the crease that you have just made. *we have used a black pen to distinctively show the "crease". | | 03.Rotate the paper by 90 degrees and fold the paper in half. | | 04.Unfold the paper and draw a line on the crease. | | 05.Rotate the paper by 45 degrees and then fold the paper in half. | | 06.Unfold the paper and draw a red line on the crease. | | 07.Rotate the paper by 90 degrees and fold the paper in half. | | 08.Unfold the paper and draw a red line on the crease. | | 09.Rotate the paper by 45 degrees and fold the paper in half. Prepare for a valley-fold. | | 10.Valley fold according to the step #9. | | 11.Turn the paper over and prepare for a valley-fold on an exisiting crease. | | 12.Valley fold according to the step #11. | | 13.Open the paper from inside to make a so-called "square base" . | | 14.The square base is ready. Notice that open-sides are directed upward. | | 15.Rotate the base by 180 degrees so that open sides are directed downward. Prepare for two valley-folds. | | 16.Apply two valley-folds according to the step #15. | | 17.Turn the paper over. Prepare for two valley folds. | | 18.Valley fold along the red horizontal line of the step #17. Prepare for a valley-fold along a horizontal red-line. | | 19.Apply the valley-fold