Note: Steps through are the same for all of these figures.
Fold in half diagonally to form a triangle, and unfold right away. Repeat this for the other direction.
Flip the paper over and fold all four corners in to meet at the center of the paper.
Flip the paper over again and fold the corners in to meet at the center.
Open up the paper completely, and fold the top and bottom edges in to meet at the center, forming a rectangle.
Fold the outside edges in to meet at the center.
Turn the figure 90 degrees.
Insert your fingers into the edges and pull out each of the four tips of the paper to form a six-sided figure.
This is the basic figure you'll use to make the butterfly, sailboat, and windmill.
You can play a trick with this figure!