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Tips for Curving Small Curves on the Turtle Tots

My dimensional curves can be made with the smallest pieces:  For example on the turtle Tots Pattern there are several curves made from 1" folded squares and there is a little trick to make these curves trouble free. Turtle Tots Use a glue-pen as shown in the picture.  I also use a cardboard square to keep the glue on the little triangle only.  Put just a little glue on the folded edge of the folded triangle and then place your finger in the "pocket" and  lift up the folded triangle, fold it back, press and hold it in place for a few seconds to make the glue stick firmly.  Repeat for all small curves.  Use a glue-pen to position and keep the glue just where I need it. Use a cardboard piece and slip it into the pocket of the small folded triangle Lift up the folded triangle and peel it back on itself. After one curve is glued back, position cardboard and glue on the next one Firmly press on the fo