Origami Heaven

A paperfolding paradise

The website of writer and paperfolding designer David Mitchell


Paper Butterflies
This page attempts to record what is known about the origin and history of Paper Butterflies. Please contact me if you know any of this information is incorrect or if you have any other information that should be added. Thank you.


A design for a Pleated Butterfly appears in 'Origami (Part 1)' by Isao Honda, which was published in Japan in 1931.