4-sided (8 repeats) fold and cut paper cutting is one of the most popular fold and cut methods that people like to do.me
It because after you fold the paper, it will have 8 layers. It is not too hard to cut compared to snowflake (12 repeats), 8-sided (16 repeats) fold and cut, and the cutting is easy to handle for kids too.
The pictures below instruct you how to fold the paper. Remember always fold the colored side of the paper inside, if your paper is colored on one side. You will draw the pattern on the white side.
The first picture below shows you how to fold the paper into half.
Then fold into another half; keep the center toward to you.
Then fold into half again, into a triangle this time, as the pictures shows. Keep the center toward to you.
After you finish folding the paper, it will look like a trangle, as the picture shows below.
Find the pattern that you would like to cut, print the pattern as much as many times as you like, they are free to download.