There are several ways to fold an origami turtle with both square and rectangular paper. This can be a fun origami project to do at a party or just at home. It is amazing how you can make almost anything with a single piece of paper, and origami animals are great for simple, yet elegant indoor decoration. Did you know turtles symbolize longevity in many cultures? Give this origami turtle as a gift to someone coming out of a rough patch to wish them stability.