How to Participate

Whether you've found a crane or want to hide a new one, use these three simple steps to proceed:


• 1 •

Fold an origami crane. If you don't know how to fold one, check the tutorial video here.


• 2 •

Write an invitation to participate in Hidden Crane. Be sure to include the site link:


• 3 •

Hide both the crane and message somewhere so that others can join the fun!

Project Ideas

Not satisfied with just plain origami paper? Here are some creative ways to level up your crane hiding!

Inspire me!


Found a crane? Send it to and we'll post it on our gallery here!

I found one!