Boy's Day Fish
4 ½” x 6” Origami Paper, preferably red
5mm Double Stick Tape #30013283
Black Sharpie #91029
Metallic Deco Color Paint Pen(gold #77659375 or silver #77659383)
Trace and cut out fish from origami paper according to the pattern.
Fold and crease the end flap as indicated. Fold over fish at center point as indicated. Matching the edges of the body. Align the edge with the flap edge. Place double stick tape on the flap. Remove protective backing and adhere flap to the inside edge of the fish.
Use scissors to cut down the center of tail stopping about 1 ¼” in. Split tail and twist a couple of times at the tail base by the body.
Use the black Sharpie to draw on two eyes. Use the Metallic Deco Color pens to draw in fish scales.
Slip a candy inside of the fish mouth and give away to your family and friends for Boy’s Day.
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