The fold you use determine the number you’ll need to complete a medallion. Usually you need eight pieces for a medallion. In addition, you can slide them apart during assembly and make a frame instead.
Teabag medallions can be used with cards, scrapbooks and Christmas ornaments.
- Straight edge to cut paper
- Teabag paper
- Glue (not runny)
- Folding tool, optional
Cut sheet — Cut your sheet into squares. If you don’t have sheets, you can download free patterns online or use a patterned gift wrap.
Option: Use a square paper punch to punch out squares that are the same pattern / design.
Choose fold — There are many folds to choose from. Select one and fold your squares so they all look alike. The next page has a sample fold.
Assemble — Slide your folded pieces into each other. Be consistent with how you assemble so if one part of your folded shape is on the top, keep it that way. Glue down all loose pieces.