Beckoning Cat Maneki-neko Free Paper Toy DownloadHere are three Maneki-neko (Beckoning Cat) paper toys, created by superibee. The maneki-neko is a common Japanese figurine, usually made of ceramic in modern times, which is often believed to bring good luck to the owner. The figurine depicts a cat beckoning with an upright paw, and is usually displayed - often at the entrance - in shops, restaurants, pachinko parlors, and other businesses. Some of the sculptures are electric or battery-powered and have a slow-moving paw beckoning. The maneki-neko is sometimes also called the welcoming cat, lucky cat, money cat, happy cat, or fortune cat in English.

There are other paper toy versions at the site:
Moving Arm Lucky Cat (Maneki Neko) V2 Free Paper Toy
Moving Arm Lucky Cat (Maneki Neko) Free Paper Craft
Canon Papercraft – Lucky Cat (Beckoning for Money) Free Paper Toy
Canon Papercraft – Lucky Cat (Beckoning People) Free Paper Toy
Canon Papercraft – Lucky Cat Free Paper Toy

Maneki-neko come in different colors, styles, and degrees of ornateness. Common colors are white, black, gold and sometimes red. In addition to ceramic figurines, maneki-neko can be found as keychains, piggy banks, air fresheners, house-plant pots, and miscellaneous ornaments, as well as large statues. The Maneki-neko are sometimes mistakenly called the "Chinese lucky cat", as it is also increasingly popular among Chinese merchants. For more information of Lucky Cat please click here.

You can download these papercrafts here: Beckoning Cat Maneki-neko Free Paper Toy Download

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