I folded this traditional crane in order to test a new folding material: fabric used for roller window blinds. Despite the fabric being quite thick, I was ab...
Fabric can be used for origami, but it usually requires special treatment or sewing to keep the folds in place. Another way of making fabric suitable for folding it to glue it onto paper or some other medium, creating a composite material.
I folded this model in order to test what folding origami from felt would be like, and I summarized my impressions in a separate blog post.
My Hugging Triangles Corrugation, executed in fabric-covered paper with aluminum foil backing (three-layer composite material).