Hexaflexagon Templates. Create your own hexaflexagons. Choose a template and follow the easy instructions to make your hexaflexagons. In her YouTube. This is the classic 3 faced hexaflexagon. This template is created to be easy to cut out, glue and fold up. This fresh design has been nicely labeled to best show . Hold the flexagon in two hands, looking down at the top face. Push three corners down and in to make three valley folds. At the same time pinch to make three.
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Pull the 2 forward that is behind the 3.
Follow the folding instructions in the Flexagon project to assemble the flexagon. After thinking about it overnight, he constructed a hexagon that when flexed produced six different faces— hexa-hexaflexagon. There should be six yellow triangles 1s on top and a blue triangle 3 to the side.
Read all of the directions. Fold along each line. Be sure to check this one out – It is a celebration of all 6 hexaflexagons with 6 or less faces.
Leave a little space between each triangle for easier folding. Choose a Pattern and Print It Choose a hexa-hexaflexagon to make.
Both variations are folded from the same template.
Download and print the pattern. For other and easier to make versions of the flexagon, try a tri-hexaflexagontetra-hexaflexagonpenta-hexaflexagon or a tri-tetraflexagon.
Fold the pattern lengthwise on the dashed line. Place the strip with the side without glue tabs facing up and the 3 end to the left. Learn how to make a flexagon, a templste fascinating geometric toy! The four faces provide opportunity for design creativity. Try to make the cuts very straight and accurate.
Wait for the glue to dry before flexing hexaflexahon flexagon.
Make A 3-D Hexaflexagon –
Can you name them? Print out the hexaflexagon template. Choose a hexa-hexaflexagon to make. Cut along the outside of the figure. Refold and glue together for a double thickness.
Choose a design that prints in color, or select one of the black and white patterns and use your creativity to add color and designs. Fold the flexagon to bring together hxeaflexagon alternate corners of the flexagon.
Now you have a strip of 10 triangles. Carefully form hecaflexagon paper into a doughnut shape some of the triangles are folded under an opposing triangle, marked with dots. Use a ruler and the empty ballpoint pen or bone folder to make an indent along the fold lines. Fold back on the line between the third and fourth triangles 2 and 1 —four 2s are together now.
Choose a tri-hexaflexagon to make. Score and fold the pattern on the two dashed lines—unfold.
Cut around the two pattern pieces on the outline. Make sure all the cuts and folds are exact or the hexaflexagon will not flex.
Fold the flexagon to bring together three alternate corners of the flexagon.
The Flexagon Portal
The numbered patterns are geared towards classroom use. The tri-hexaflexagon has three faces in three combinations. There should be six 2s on top and a 1 to the side.