DIY Origami Pencil making is what I am going to teach you today. I made one and I really loved it however I would like to share with you also how to DIY origami pencil.

Making origami pencil is one of the simplest and easiest crafts I must tell you. If you are someone who loves origami crafts and also a beginner then this is the best one to start.

Hence, in this blog, I will be sharing with you the simplest steps to make this origami pencil. So do not worry at all and follow the instruction carefully.

DIY Origami Pencil

DIY Origami Pencil Making for the First Time

You can make this origami pencil in different ways and also using different patterned paper it looks so cute and adorable. My idea is to teach kids as well as a beginner so I am going to teach you according to that.

If you’d like your kids to try origami pencil holder, you can give another blog of mine a glance.

Need 3 Supplies to Make Pencil

1. Origami paper

Use any colour of origami paper

2. Good Quality Glue

Good quality glue gives you quick and better results.

3. Glitter Circle Cutout

Have some shape star cutout to decorate this origami pencil.

Material List

Follow Simple Instructions to Make Origami Pencils

I hope you have gathered all the materials so without any further delay let’s start making origami pencil.

I have created a step by step video on making origami pencils.  

Just follow these simple steps as given below and your beautiful cute origami pencil will be ready in no time.

 Make Use of Origami Paper

Use any colour of origami paper but make sure you are taking large size paper especially if you are a beginner. That will surely help you make your craft easier.

NOTE: Use only single-sided coloured origami paper.

origami paper

 First Fold to Create an Origami Pencil

First of all, take an origami paper and flip it as you can see in the image below. Further, fold the base from each side about 1 – 2cm.

 Second Fold to Create an Origami Pencil

After the first fold, you have to fold the paper into equal half and make a proper crease on it.

 Third Fold for Making Origami Pencil

Now here you can see a centre crease line so following that you have to fold the corners. First of all, fold the corner from each side until the cross line.

 Fourth Fold to Make Pencil

After the corner fold overlaps the fold by doing a fold again from the corner on it as you can see in the image given below.

 Fifth Fold to Make Paper Pencil

Now, flip the paper and fold it from the base and fold the paper until the tip.

 Sixth Fold to Make Origami Pencil

Here again, flip the paper and fold the sides equally and flatten it well.

Make Use of Glue

Now apply glue at the edge of the fold and the stick it well. Allow it to dry for 5 minutes under the fan.

Use Glitter Cutouts to Decorate the Pencil

I am using this round shape glitter cutout to decorate my pencil 

Your Beautiful Origami Pencil is Ready

See how simple and yet elegant this origami pencil looks. You can make strips also on the same instead of shape cutouts.

DIY Origami Pencil is Ready

DIY Origami Pencil Craft Explained Shortly

There are many ways to make DIY origami pencil crafts at home. It’s very easy for beginners as well as kids to make it. Also, origami pencils can be made in so many types and different sizes. 

Origami pencils are made by using a simple folding method as well. You can also use printed paper to make this beautiful origami pencil.

It is very easy to learn about making paper pencils and it is a wonderful activity for kids and adults. Moreover, the best part of it develops fine motor skills for kids. Also, it improves their patience, learning speed and creativity.

Learn How To Make Pencil Using Origami Paper With Ease

If you’re active on Instagram and YouTube, feel free to get more ideas from me. I’ve created a sample number of videos, on my Instagram and full detailed procedure videos on my YouTube channel. You can watch the video and learn instantly. 

In case you get stuck anywhere, feel free to leave your queries in the comments section after the blog. I will surely get back to you with answers.

Go try out the Origami Pencil. Also, let me know how it came out and your experience making a pencil.