I noticed this double nook folded card method on YouTube and knew I needed to attempt it. Anything that gives a twist to custom, I’m down. In this case, it’s stripping away the idea of the left-sided card and innovating with a brand new lower. It’s the identical cardstock we use for all our different paper crafting tasks, however fairly than lower it right into a rectangle or slimline card, we’re going diagonal!
Here is my video tutorial of the method so you possibly can observe alongside. Trust me, you’ll develop into hooked on this concept, it’s such a good way to make use of up extra paper and scraps as a result of there are many panels to decorate.
Double Corner Folded Card Tutorial
Before we go any additional, I’ve to let you know about my inspiration. There is that this fabulous girl with a channel referred to as , Lisa’s Stamp Studio, and I really like all her papercrafting tasks. She has been making playing cards because the late 1990s and to at the present time, she showcases mucho innovation. You can go to her web site and see akinds of different concepts. I promise you can be impressed.
This mission was excellent to make use of my Crafty Chica paper packs and for this tutorial, I used sheets from the 6×6″ set.
2 sheets of cardstock, totally different colours.
Assorted items of scrapbook paper.
Craft knife and ruler or straight-edge.
Paper adhesive of your alternative.
Dimensional adhesive dots.
Scissors or paper cutters.
Sentiment or embellishment for the entrance of the cardboard or for the within.
Double Corner Folded Card Tutorial instructions:
Use a pencil and a ruler to frivolously draw a line from one nook to the underside reverse nook on a sheet of cardstock.
Cut alongside the pencil line, after which lower. Erase any pencil traces.
Take one of many corners and fold it down so the purpose reaches the underside.
Do the identical for the opposite facet.
Take two sheets of contrasting, however nonetheless matching papers and lower them to 4×5″.
Decide which one you need to be the highest triangle and which for the underside. This is basically vital in case your paper has a directional sample! Figure it out earlier than you narrow the paper.
All finished? Okay, now it’s time to make use of a glue stick or tape runner to affix the paper the cardboard entrance. Center each bit and glue one per flap. Make positive to attach all the best way to the tip of the paper so it doesn’t curl up once you go to slip it within the envelope.
Let’s add the sentiment on prime!
I used a printed die from my Crafty Chica Heartfully Positive Collection.
When you purchase the package, you’ll obtain a pack of various printed die cuts that work completely for the entrance of playing cards. I made all types of themes, all uplifting and completely happy! For this card I used the “you are radiant” and added a dimensional dot to at least one facet on the again. That method once you place it on the cardboard, it would simply open.
The within the cardboard wants some love too! Use a contrasting piece of cardstock that matches with the papers on the entrance. Cut one other piece, 4×5″ and glue to the inside again. Add one other sentiment, or you possibly can stamp a design and even draw one.
Once you might be completed, you continue to have the opposite facet of the diagonal cardstock to make one other card!
NOTE: The backside left card is comprised of a recycled present bag and paper from my good friend, Crystal Domi!
Thank you a lot for trying out my double nook folded card tutorial. Please let me know if you happen to make it or have purchased the Crafty Chica papers and present me what you made with them, I’d like to characteristic them! What I really like most about this mission is it forces us to suppose past the apparent and can hopefully result in different concepts. Try utilizing totally different sizes and styles of papers for different outcomes. And better of all, give out these playing cards to make somebody’s day!
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Love & gentle,