While some of us struggle to make a paper boat correctly, Cristian Marianciuc, an origami artist from Romania, delicately turns paper into majestic cranes. Inspired by an old Japanese tale, Cristian started making origami cranes to fight depression and found his calling. He now has over 54,000 followers on Instagram, and his art is loved by people across the globe.

We at Enlighten are in love with Cristian’s work and would like to share it with our readers.


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Have you ever tried your hand at origami? Are you good at arts and crafts? We’d love to see your creations in the comments!