Are you ready for another Creative Fold Video?

Today's Creative Fold Video features the bright Watermelon Wonder in a Pop Out Card.  Do you have this color?  You do know it's retiring soon?  So make sure you have the refill for your ink pad and enough card stock.

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Here is the card closed.  It featuring the Inside the Lines Designer Series Paper that is a free item during Sale-a-Bration or while supplies last.  I used my Aqua Painter with the Watermelon Wonder, Pear Pizzaz and Wild Wasabi to color the flowers and leaves in.

The flower center are highlighted with the Gold Wink of Stella and the flowers themselves with the Clear Wink of Stella.

The Detail Dragonfly Framelits Dies were used to highlight the Belly Band.

This Creative Fold was shared during my recent challenge to the demonstrators in my Stamp Family by Leigh Amburgey of Mentor.  If you missed the card she shared with this Creative Fold you can check it out here.

I used the must have Stitched Framelits that layer so well with the Layering Circle Framelits.

The sizes of card stock used for this card are:

  • 4 1/4" x 11" Watermelon Wonder Card Stock 
  • 4 pieces of Basic Black Card Stock 2 1/2" x 4"
  • 2 pieces of 1/2" x 1 1/4" Basic Black Card Stock
  • 4 pieces of  Inside The Lines Designer Series Paper 2 3/8" x 3 7/8"
  • 3/4" x 12" Basic Black Card Stock for the Belly Band

 

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Check Out This Adorable Easter Box Card.

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So excited to share with you today in my Creative Fold Video Series, this adorable Easter Box Card.  I am doing this card this coming weekend during my Stamping in the Woods Retreat.  I know the ladies will adore it.  Have you ever been to one of my Stamp Retreats?   If not you need to plan to attend one in the fall.

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This card is so adorable standing up, but it lays flat for mailing.  So when you send it, it looks adorable in the envelope too.

This card is a first for me to have a video and a full free PDF to go with it.  So not only will you be able to watch the video for insight on how I created this card, but you will have a PDF to link too at the bottom of this post to get printable directions? Sure hope you like this added feature.

I used two different bundles for this card.  First the Basket Bunch Bundle and the second the Lift Me Up Bundle.   I hope you like how I created my clouds with the masking and the White Craft Ink.

And you can't help but notice all the glimmer from the Glimmer Paper Assortment Pack that you can get free now through March 31, or while supplies last during our biggest sale of the year Sale-a-Bration.

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New Product with A Creative Gate Fold Card

Lots of fun new sets from the Occasions and Sale-a-Bration Catalogs used in this video to create a creative fold card.  My assistant, Jodie Daniels, made this card for upcoming club class.  So glad to have some helping with the creative juices as some days are harder then other to be creative.

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This is the front of the card and it uses the Balloon Adventures and the Big on Birthday Stamp Sets.  Along with the Balloon Bouquet Punch and the Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack.  But then when you open it up you will find the Reverse Words Stamp Set.  This stamp set gives you a totally different look and it is feel with a $50 order now through March 31.

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The Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack has so many cheery colors perfect for a birthday card.

The sizes of card stock used are:

 

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Fancy Fold Pull Out Card Video

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Today's creative fold video features the beautiful Lift Me Up Bundle.  This bundle comes with the Lift Me Up Stamp Set, that has 16 rubber stamps in wood or clear mount, and the Up & Away Thinlits Dies that has 15 dies.  

The best part is, from now until March 31, 2017 if you spend $50 you will receive the matching Designer Series Paper Carried Away free during Sale-a-Bration.

Have you taken part yet in the Sale-a-Bration Sale?  What are you?  Don't miss out on receiving free paper crafting supplies with ever $50 order.  Learn more by viewing the Sale-a-Bration Brochure or the additional flier with even more items for free.  Or simply go to my Online Store

Make sure you watch the video. So you can see how to cut this creative fold card.  Below at the measurements for the Card Stock and the Carried Away Designer Series Paper.

  • 4" x 9 3/4" Mint Macron Card Stock
  • 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" Night of Navy Card Stock
  • 2 7/8" x 2 7/8" Night of Navy card Stock
  • 2 7.8" x 4 3/8" Night Of Navy Card Stock
  • 2 3/4" x 2 3/4" Whisper White Card Stock
  • 7 /8" x 5 1/8" Night Of Navy Card Stock
  • 2-7/8" x 2 1/8" Night of Navy Card Stack
  • 3/4" 5" Carried Away Designer Series Paper
  • 2-3/4" x 2" Carried Away Designer Series Paper

 

 


Video Extended Opening Card

Today's is the day you can order the 6" x 6" Glimmer Paper with a $50 order.  You are going to love my creative fold video featuring an Extended Opening Card Using the Glimmer Paper.

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Did you catch my video on Friday on how to do the masking technique with the beautiful Avant Garden Stamp Set, that is also a free Sale-a-Bration Stamp Set?  If not you can view it here.

Here is the card open with the extension.  Love it!

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The additional supplies I used on this card are the Mint Macron Glimmer Paper, the Botanical Builder Framelits, the Very Vanilla 1/4" Satin Ribbon along with the Rich Razzleberry and Sweet Sugarplum Card Stock.  The card is so stunning in personal with the glimmer paper.

The Sizes of Card Stock Are:

  • 2" x 5 1/2" Very Vanilla
  • 3 1/2" x 5 1/2" Rich Razzleberry
  • 2" x 5 1/2" Mint Macron Glimmer Paper (free with a $50 Order)
  • 5 1/2" x 81/2" Sweet Sugarplum scored at the 1" and 

 

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Peek-a-Boo Card

Today's Creative Fold Video features a Peek-a-Boo Card.  I am thinking this card is more of a creative cut then a creative fold.  But whatever I call it, it is just so cute with the adorable Hay Chick Stamp.

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I used the technique of inking my Hexagons Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder that I showed you on Friday.  If you missed that technique here is the link to that video.

 

Have you noticed that on my recent videos there is an "i" in the upper right corner?  So excited about this.  Thanks to a dear friend, France Martin, she has helped me figure out how to do this.  So now when you are watching one of my videos, and want to get more information you click on the "i" and it will take you directly to my blog post about that video.  No more search to find where the blog post is on my blog.  How cool is that?  So thanks France.

Have you tried the Shimmery White Card Stock for water coloring?  Whether you are using the Blender Pens or the Aqua Painter you will find that the Shimmery White Card Sock gives a really nice surface to work on.

Here are the sizes of Card Stock I used:

  • 4 1/4" x 7 3/4"  Real Red Card Stock Scored at the 5 1/2" mark
  • 2 pieces of 1 7/8" x 4" Crumb Cake Card Stock
  • 2 1/8" x 4 1/4" Real Red Card Stock
  • Small piece of Shimmery White Card for the Stitched Oval
  • Small pies of Basic Black for the Oval Background

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Dutch Door Video

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In today's video, I use the beautiful succulent that I made in a video last Friday.  If you missed that video, you can check it out here. I am calling today's creative fold a Dutch Door Opening Card.  Not sure that is the correct name but that is what we will call it.  When it is closed it looks like a regular card.  But when it is open it does open like Dutch Doors.

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This is a very simple to make creative fold.  I did some collage stamping wit the Timeless Textures and the Gorgeous Grunge Stamp Sets.  Both of these stamp sets make collage stamping a breeze.  I did tone on tone and I think that helps with the Vintage Look.  This is the technique that I used on the gift boxes from a couple weeks ago and the Petite Cafe Bag a few days ago.

Sizes of Card Stock Used for This Card:

 

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Creative Fold Video

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Did you see how I made this beautiful belly band in my video on Friday?  I used the So Detailed Thinlits Dies and the Detailed Dragonfly Thinlits Dies. Today I will use this belly band on my creative fold card.

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Here is the front of the card with the belly band on.  I used the Falling in Love Designer Series Paper along with the Sahara Sand Card Stock.  The Gold Foil Butterfly just shines on the front of the card.  

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Here is the card opened.  When you watch the video you will see how the card goes together.  I used the Layering Circles Framelits and you want to make sure you use the Tear-n-Tape on the pieces of card stock for the shutter closure, but use Tombow Multi-Purpose Glue for the inside greeting of the shutter.

Here are the measurements for this card:

  • 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Sahara Sand Card Stock scored at 2 1/8" along the 8 1/2" side to form a gate fold card
  • 2 pieces 2" x 5 3/8" of Falling in Love Designer Series Paper
  • 2 pieces 3 1/2" x 4" Sahara Sand Card Stock scored along the 4" side at 1/2" watch video for cutting the ends of these two pieces for your shutter opening
  • 3" x 5 3/8" Sahara Sand Card Stock
  • 3" x 5 3/8" Falling in Love Designer Series Paper


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Time for a Creative Fold Video

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Today's Creative Fold Video features a Storybook Fold with lots of fun new products from the Occasions Catalog. On the front of the card I used the Stylish Stems Framelits Dies. These dies are part of a product bundle that includes the Special Reason Stamp Set.  This bundle will be featured in my March Stamp of the Month Kit, so stay tune.

Notice the stem it is a negative image. Think that is what is so need about the Stylish Stems Framelits Dies, they give you another look.  Another favorite die in the Occasion Catalog that is so easy to miss, is the Timeless Tags Framelits Dies.  That is where the little butterflies come from.  That die can be used as a negative image also.

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The inside of the card features more of the Stylish Stems and Timeless Tags Framelits Dies along with the Petal Burst Embossing Folder and the beautiful Falling in Love Designer Series Paper.

In the video, I show you how to cut and score to get the Storybook look.  But here are the measurements of the card stock:

  • 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Sahara Sand Card Stock
  • 4" x 5 1/4" Rich Razzleberry Card Stock
  • 3 3/4" x 5" Old Olive Card Stock
  • 3 1/2" x 4 3/4" Sahara Sand Card Stock
  • 2 pieces Sahara Sand that measure 7/8" x 2"
  • 2 pieces that measure 2 1/8" x 3 1/4"
  • 5 3/8" x 8 1/2' Falling in Love Designer Series Paper

All the cutting and score of the Falling in Love Designer Series Paper is explained in the video.  Want to give a shout out to dear friend France Martin who inspired this card with her Christmas Card to me.  Thanks France.

 

 


Twisted Pop-Up Card Video

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Why did I wait so long to do this creative fold?  Because I felt it was too difficult.  Boy was I wrong.  Once you get the basics down it is an easy creative fold as you will see by the video below.

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I started with a piece of Smoky Slate that measured 4 1/4" x 11" and it's important to decorate the front first.  I used the beautiful Lift Me Up Bundle.  This bundle matches the Carried Away Designer Series Paper which is a free item with a $50 order until March 31, or while supplies last, during Sale-a-Bration.

To make the pop-up part of the card you need a piece of card stock that measures 3" x 8".  You will score down the center on both ides at 4" on the long side and 1 1/2" on the short side.  Mark at the 2 1/2" from each corner with a pencil, on the top and bottom edge of card stock.

You will score an "X" from mark to mark.  The center of the "X" should match the center of the card stock where the other score lines intersect.  Watch the video as it will help you, this is what scared me, but it is very simple.  Just remember to burnish your score line well.  You will mark 2 1/8" in the center fold of your card and that is where this pop-up goes.

To cover up Pop-up cut to piece of designer series paper that measure 4" x 5 1/4".  Mark at the 2" on the short side and 2" down on each side.  You will cut a triangle to fit inside the card and cover up the center.

The focus piece is 3 3/4" x 11" score in center at 5 1/2" and at 2 3/4" from each end.  This will fold like a "W".  You need 4-2 1/2" x 3 1/2" panels for the focus piece.

To assemble the card, center the booklet at the top of the open card, ends upward just inside the edge, with the back page facing up.  Apply Adhesive to the Pop-Up Mechanism, as show in the video.

 

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