It was great to see the variety in colors and insect types of the resulting big paper bugs . . .
Also, I was glad that the pattern pieces I'd come up with worked so well, and wanted to make the paper bug pattern available to others. So here it is! The pattern pieces are in a short PDF ebook called Paper Insects Project, and it is up as a freebie on the Gentle Shepherd educational materials website:
Please feel free to share this link with others who may like to have a ready-to-go pattern for making HUGE paper insects :)