In case of fortune telling game, it can’t help mentioning the popularity of Chinese Fortune Teller Origami – one of the most interesting crafts out there. If your interest is about the paper tool, funnily work with it to practice as the potential forecasters who manipulate the Origami to call for the hidden magic.
While reading the friends’ fortune, try to add excitement to the game and emphasize the sense of relaxation. Since 800 AD, the art of Origami Fortune Teller has gained credits for its validity; hence, made the paper tools with step-by-step instructions available on the online networks. If possible, it is much wiser to watch videos or follow the pictures-based guides.
Fold Chinese Fortune Teller Paper
As the ancient practice in China, Fortune Telling is vastly found from nearly all corners of the country. Hence, it is easy to witness the Chinese teenagers play the Paper Fortune Tellers in the circle of friends. When it comes to New Year or child’s birth, the Chinese are all fond of predicting the upcoming fortune. Now, let’s take the first step to fold the Origami tool and practice Chinese Fortune Telling with fun and joy!
All you need to have are a square piece of paper and pens or pencils. By getting through some simple steps of folding and creasing, you will then get the shape of the cootie catcher. For the clear instructions with images, come to Youtube and search it! Watching is much better than reading the texts without any illustration, right? Till you get the complete shape, come to the decorating procedure!
On the outside flaps, write 4 colors of preference such as Blue, Red, Green, and Yellow. How about the inside flaps? Decorate them with the numbers from 1 to 8. Underneath the insides Flaps, leave the insightful fortune texts such as You will live happily, You will become well-known, You will be rich, You will love a perfect mate, etc. In the positive ambiance, write the uplifting predictions and make sure that you have no negative intention when saying out loud the fortune!
By pushing the 4 corners of the square together in the centre point, you can insert 4 fingers into the flaps of the tool. Move the Flaps with your fingers like playing the little puppets. Also add some cute stickers on the Origami Fortune Tellers to create the sense of inspiration for the players. When lifting the flap and reading the others’ fortune, spell out things for entertainment purposes only!