Origami models that appeared in Origami Sea Life

In Origami Sea Life, John Montroll and Robert J. Lang have collaborated to produce a truly elegant work. The pages of this book contain some of the most creative origami published to date. Each project is accompanied by a biological sketch of the animal to enhance the visual description. There are 38 models in all ranging from the lowly barnacle to the mighty whale. In between are to be found a cuttlefish, angelfish, lionfish, and fiddler crab, to name but a few of the unusual origami projects presented.

Each project is illustrated with step-by-step instructions, utilizing the unique folds which make each of these animals so lifelike. Beginner and expert alike will find hours of creative fun in these pages.

Origami Sea Life also includes a summary of the history of origami sea life. Information on types of paper and the technique of wet folding make this book indispensable for all those with an interest in origami.

Showing results 1 to 6 of 6 models
Green origami frog with open mouth.


Frog with long hind legs and open mouth.

Moderate 17 min.
Green origami barracuda model.


Long fish model with distinctive head and fins.

Intermediate 58 min.
Origami froglet, viewed from the top.


Froglet with arms, feet and tail.

Intermediate 26 min.
Origami tadpole.


Simple, stylized tadpole without legs.

Easy 4 min.