Peacock fold out of a banknote

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Why do you want to fold a peacock out of a banknote?
In the peacocks, the males are considered the oldest ornamental birds due to their eye-catching appearance. They were already mentioned in ancient times. Peacocks are loyal to their location and are now kept as pets worldwide. Originally the pretty animals come from India and Sri Lanka, In India he is still the national bird today.

In mythology, the peacock is a symbol of beauty, wealth, pride, love and passion, but also immortality and arrogance.

If you want to fold other animals out of money, then take a look at the overview page Animals from banknotes

How to Fold a Peacock from a Banknote - Instructions with Photos

With this photo guide, you can easily fold a peacock from a normal Euro note. An 20 Euro bill is perfect for folding the peacock because its blue color is very similar to the colors of the peacock.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 1
Folding peacock from bank note - step 1

Put the bill across from you.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 2
Folding peacock from bank note - step 2

Fold the bill in the middle back so that the leading edge comes to rest on the back edge.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 3
Folding peacock from bank note - step 3

Undo the last fold. The banknote now has a folded line in the middle, which serves as a guide for the further steps.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 4
Folding peacock from bank note - step 4

Now fold the two left corners towards the center line folded in the last few steps.

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Folding peacock from bank note - step 5
Folding peacock from bank note - step 5

Now, just as in the last step, fold the two left corners towards the center line.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 6
Folding peacock from bank note - step 6

Turn the bill around.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 7
Folding peacock from bank note - step 7

Fold the tip to the right. The edge is pretty much where the two peaks meet at the midline in step 5.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 8
Folding peacock from bank note - step 8

Turn the origami object over again. If you did the last fold correctly, your banknote now looks like the photo.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 9
Folding peacock from bank note - step 9

In the next steps you fold a few folds for orientation. Halve now the Gelschein.
Fold the right edge to the left edge.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 10
Folding peacock from bank note - step 10

Halve the bill again. Again, fold the right edge to the left edge.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 11
Folding peacock from bank note - step 11

One last time fold the right edge on the edge to the left.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 12
Folding peacock from bank note - step 12

Undo the last three folds until the bill is across again.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 14
Folding peacock from bank note - step 14

Now fold the right edge to the left until it comes to rest on the first fold.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 15
Folding peacock from bank note - step 15

Turn the bill around. Now fold the right edge to the left again to the next fold.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 16
Folding peacock from bank note - step 16

Repeat these steps until the fold has reached the last auxiliary fold.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 17
Folding peacock from bank note - step 17

Now fold the front part backwards.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 18
Folding peacock from bank note - step 18

Now the neck and head of the peacock are folded. To do this, fold the left tip backwards. Make sure that the edge, which has just pointed forward, is approximately parallel to the right edge.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 19
Folding peacock from bank note - step 19

Undo the last fold.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 20
Folding peacock from bank note - step 20

Open the origami and fold the tip inside. To do this, push the origami inwards at the midline.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 21
Folding peacock from bank note - step 21

If you now compress the object again, it lies as in the photo in front of you.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 22
Folding peacock from bank note - step 22

Now the head is folded with the beak. Flip the tip to the left.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 23
Folding peacock from bank note - step 23

Undo the last fold, then open the neck and push the beak on the middle edge to the left.

Folding peacock from bank note - step 24
Folding peacock from bank note - step 24

The peacock is almost done. In this step you open the wheel of the peacock. There are two ways to connect the wheel in the middle:
Either you make a kink with the two middle ends of the bill - as shown in the photo. Or you take a small piece of tape and glue the two sides together.

Peacock folded from bank note
Peacock folded from bank note

Finished is the beautiful peacock from a Euro note!
Have fun after the tinkering!

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