Tavin’s Turtle

Finally I can present my origami turtle to you. I made the first version of this turtle 2010. It went through some heavy development since. Below you can find a diagram and an instructional video to learn how to fold an origami turtle yourself.

a Origami Turtle designed by Tavin

Image of Tavin’s Turtle

Design Tavin
Material quadratic sheet
Difficulty intermediate
Time to fold about 7 minutes


Step by Step Video tutorial


here you can download the PDF diagram for the turtle for free. Or you can choose to support me and give something for the diagram.

Origami Diagrams take a lot of time to make so I hope you don’t mind me asking for a contribution.

About Tavin

Born and raised in Germany, Wolf aka Tavin is a YouTube Origami guru. On this website he writes about origami and his instructional videos as well as everything between the folds

4 thoughts on “Tavin’s Turtle

  • By lauri - Reply

    Nice tetrapod! I love the clean lines.

  • By deg farrelly - Reply

    What a sweet model! And beautiful instruction!

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