Ah, got it. This trick is useful, makes the connection stronger, so the tail won't fall so easily, even with time. Another useful trick is reinforcing the inside of heavy pokes, on the parts that get most presure of the weight, makes them last longer.
With my Shiny Giratina's wings, I used popsicle sticks. Again, I cheated, they're visible from the back, but they make the wings sit at a 90 degree angle to the body. It's been half a year and no signs of wear and tear!
the model can be downloaded here: [link] just select a kind of paper where it says: "Download: A4/Letter". I'm guessing this is your 1st papercraft, I'd suggest an easier one, since Leafeon is labeled hard. Any further questions you can refer to the faq: [link] if there are still questions you can ask me.
o Corpo dela parece ser facil, mas, aqueles trecos na cabeça dela, as orelhas e a cauda, parece ser muito dificil. :/ Mas, vou fazer mesmo assim. xD Acabei de passar meia hora apertando um botão vermelho, porque ele dizia pra eu não apertar ele. XD Sou muito teimossa, sei que vi ficar uma porcaria, mas, eu tenho que fazer o teste, né? queria mesmo era fazer um manectric. TT^TT