Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity. We'll hear their inspiring stories firsthand, whether fighting back from a career-ending injury or transforming their lives and bodies through diet and exercise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
The Future Of Us is a powerful original series from television personality, futurist, filmmaker and techno-philosopher, Jason Silva. In this series, Silva shares his excitement around recent discoveries and inventions.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
They say every picture tells a story and AOL On's new original series My Ink proves it. Travel along as some of the world's greatest athletes bring their tattoos to life through exclusive interviews and visits to their favorite tattoo parlors.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Discover crowdfunded small business success stories with author, comedian, and entrepreneur Baratunde Thurston.
Go behind-the-scenes with racing's hottest, young talent, 17-year-old Dylan Kwasniewski, as he aspires to make it in the #1 motorsport in America – NASCAR
Follow Scott Schuman, the Sartorialist, from the streets of NYC to the capitals of Europe on his quest to photograph and document the best in culture and fashion.
Iconic potter, designer, author and personality Jonathan Adler shares his unique perspective on creativity. Showcasing the inspiration Jonathan finds in the most unlikely people and places, Inspiration Point will add style, craft and joy to your life.
Serving Innovation gives a fresh look into the stories and passions that motivate some of the most innovative tastemakers in America.
A documentary directed by Alex Winter exploring the Napster downloading revolution; the kids who created it, the bands and businesses that were affected and its impact on the world at large.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Learn how to make an envelope from office paper. No staples, glue or tape is needed. These envelops are a nice touch when ...
giving a gift card or note to someone special.
Tags:How to Fold an Origami Envelope,an Origami Envelope,arts crafts,folding technique,foldsomething,origami,origami tips,Origami tutorial,paper crafts,paper folding,How to Make an Envelope from a Printer Paper
Grab video code:
How to Make an Envelope from a Printer Paper
Here I’ll show you how to make a bar envelope out of a single piece of office paper. That’s 8.5 by 11 or A4 paper. First, we're going to fold this in half hamburger style. Now we're going to take the open edge of the top sheet of paper and fold it back on it so it reaches a close edge. And here we’ll basically do the same thing. Take the open edge. Fold the back on itself so it reaches the close touch.
Now give that one a good crease and then open it up. And now we’ll take this open edge and fold into that middle crease that we just made. Once you got that piece folded, fold it back up along the original middle crease that we use as guideline and this becomes the bar of our bar envelope. Now we’ll take this open edge here and folded down so it just meets the bottom of that bar that we made. Give that a good crease and then open it up.
Now on this close corner here we're going to take that edge and folded up so it meets the bottom of the bar. Give that a good crease and then do the same on the other side. Now we're going to use the edges of those corners we just folded as guidelines for taking the side of the envelope and folding it on itself. This starts to get a little tricky because there's already so many folds in the paper and it gets to be really thick but do your best to line everything up as well as you can. When you’re done giving that a good crease go ahead and open a back up and then do the same on the other side.
Okay now we’re going to use these creases as guidelines for our next fold. We're going to need to fold the diagonal here, so that it goes from this corner to this corner. Line it up as best as you can and then just crease that one diagonal area. We're going to use that as a guideline for later. Now do the same on the other side. Okay, that does it for our guidelines and now we're actually going to start folding this thing.
Okay unfold these corners in the bottom and take that bar and fold it up. Now we're going to take just the top edge of this side here and folded it in towards the middle. As you do that, you’ll need to make sure you open up the bottom part here into this triangle shape and then flatten it down. Check to make sure that everything lines up as best as you can and then give it a good crease to hold it in place. You’ll of course need to repeat the whole process on the other side. Once we have both sides folded we're going to take this top part and folded down so that we see our bar again.
Now tuck your finger into that little triangle here and pull it down and in towards the middle. We’ll put the edge of the paper over and on top. Now give it a good crease. Now we’ll take this corner here and pull up slightly and then took it back into that pocket. This is going to add stability and hold for envelope. Now of course do everything again on the other side.
Okay and now we're going to use that where diagonal crease that we made earlier. Gently open up the pocket of the envelope and use your finger to take that slant end. This horizontal crease right here in the foreground should line up exactly with the horizontal crease in the background. When you got that alignment squash everything flat and gave it a good crease. And then of course do the same thing on the other side. Okay give that a good crease and we're almost done. As you probably guessed by now this top part is going to be the lid of our envelope, you can fold that down and give it a crease and to seal the envelope just take that edge and fold it right into the bar. And there you go. Signed, sealed, delivered it’s yours.