Pirate Treasure Chest Template | Make Your Own Paper Make Your Own Pirate Treasure Chest Instructions Step 1. Print out the 3 treasure chest template pieces. For the best results, I recommend printing them onto sheets of 8.5 x 11 cardstock paper. Step 2. Cut out the templates. Using scissors or an x-acto knife, cut along the edges of the treasure chest FREE treasure chest printable. Click on the pic to enlarge FREE treasure chest printable. Click on the pic to enlarge and then print. These would be fun cutting and folding practice (fine motor). You could always make a bunch to have as a "treasure of words," numbers, letters etc.