I hope you enjoy making al of these iris folding patterns. While the finished project looks complicated, don't be intimidated. I found iris folding to be pretty easy and even a little addicting. I bet you will also.
Start out by following along with the step-by-step tutorial, which will teach you how easy it is to do iris folding; then, try one or more of these iris folding projects.
You can use my butterfly template or your own butterfly shape and create a colorful butterfly using iris folding techniques. I used the square iris folding template
to create this butterfly.
Learn how you can create your own colorful flower picture using iris folding techniques. Experiment with different flower shapes and sizes. I used the pentagon iris folding template
to create this flower.
Use iris folding techniques to make this four leaf clover for St. Patrick's or just because you feel lucky. I used the square iris folding template
to create this four leaf clover.
I used this heart pattern to create my step-by-step iris folding tutorial. This heart would make a fun decoration for Valentine's Day or a cute card for someone special. I used the square iris folding template
to create this heart.
I used fall colors and the triangle iris folding template
to create my leaf. You can make one using any of my iris folding templates and any colors you like.
Create a festive pumpkin picture using these directions and the triangle iris folding template
. I wonder how this pumpkin picture would look if I would have cut the pumpkin shape out of black paper.