I also seem to remember that you have to turn the paper over to get all four of the correct shapes. deleterman, there is a great walkthrough here at Gameboomers that has my favorite - pictures!
I have played these two games several times because I think they are such classic games. I've tried to put a few years between playing, but got sucked into playing TLS Sasnctuary again when I was testing it for Windows 8. Actually, TLS was my very first adventure game!
Fireplace, yarn, knitting needles, books, wine... check. Yup, I'm ready for winter.