Tri-Fold Picture Stand

Project #12153

Easily create this dimensional picture frame display for each student.

Adhesive, Cardstock, construction paper or patterned paper, Pencil, Photos, Ribbon, Scissors

The teacher will die-cut the materials for student use prior to the lesson.

  1. Die-cut three of the Frame w/Slits shapes using cardstock, construction paper or patterned paper.
  2. Place three photos in the slits in the three frames. The slits are positioned to hold a 4" x 6" photo or a selfie-size photo.
  3. Turn the frames over, and draw a line with a pencil to mark the middle of each frame.
  4. Cut a 2 1/2'-3' length of ribbon. The ribbon will attach the frames to each other.
  5. Place adhesive on the pencil lines of each frame. Place the ribbon over the adhesive, leaving a slight gap between the frames with extra ribbon at each end to tie in a bow.
  6. Cut strips of paper, and adhere over the ribbon to hold the ribbon secure (Figure A).
  7. Turn the frames over, and fold at each gap (Figure B).
  8. Tie the ribbon ends together to create the dimensional picture frame display (Main Photo).

  • Figure A

  • Figure B

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