PaperCrafty offers both photos and extensive written instructions on how to make an origami ninja star.
To begin folding origami, try some basic folds and then use them to make some simple weapons, like an easy ninja star or pistol.
If you are new to origami, learning how to make an origami ninja star may seem difficult at first; but with a bit of practice, you will soon be moving on to more intricate designs.
A ninja star can be used as hanging ornaments, for role playing, or as a simple rainy day activity.
An actual shuriken or ninja star is often constructed of thin metal with four pointed ends similar to a pinwheel.