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Origami Butterfly

Learn how to make a print + color origami butterfly.
Prep Time15 mins


  • Origami Butterfly Printable
  • Colored Pencils
  • Paper Trimmer or Scissors


  • Print out an origami butterfly template. Color in the white sections inside the black triangles.
    Hand coloring in a Monarch butterfly origami template with coloring pencils
  • Cut along the outer lines of the square on the template.
  • Fold the paper into a butterfly, following the video instructions. Hot glue a toothpick or wood skewer to the back and place butterfly in bouquet of flowers.
    Folded origami monarch butterfly made of colored paper resting on white flowers