Friday, August 29, 2014

Simple envelope card with tutorial

hello back with an other quick but oh so sweet idea to use with your Mini Magnolia stamps. sorry for the dark pictures… I really need to start using my day light lamps again.

Doesn’t this look nice? no cutting required just folding. lets go ahead and make one, all you need is pretty double sided paper.

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Supplies:
Magnolia Doo Hickey border die, Magnolia Sentiment: Loving Wishes
Magnolia ink double sided design paper
Ribbon,
Martha Stewart clay and mold for frame and butterfly
Copic markers
Corner rounder
Gesso for a vintage wash
chipboard embellishments, pearl brad


Simple envelope card
Claudia Rosa
Supplies:

1 sheet double sided Designer paper (DSP)
I used Magnolia ink, Adhesive if desired
to finish card:
stamps, sentiments, ribbon, dies and flowers
Directions:
Step 1: Cut DSP into a square. Sample has been cut to 10 inches x10 inches
Step 2: fold your DSP in half
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Step 3: fold in half again. You will have a square.
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Step 4:
open your paper. It should now look like this:
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Step 5: fold all four tips or corners of your DSP to the center point of your scored lines (center of your DSP) If your DSP is heavy weight and it’s hard to fold, or if you can’t see the scored lines well due to the pattern of your DSP you could use a ruler to help you guide. This is how your DSP should look after you folded all 4 tips to the center point.

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Step 6: flip your paper face down
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Step 7: and fold your paper in half
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Step 8: open flap and fold it to the other side
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Step 9: this is how your card will look like after the flap is folded “back”. You can now glue both DSP together or embellish the seam with lace or some of your die cut borders.
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Step 10:
cut a piece of white paper according to the size you created your envelope to add your message. If you started out with a square 10x10 inches of DSP you might want to cut your slider to 6 ¾ and 3 ¼

Here is how my finished card looks like with the slider pulled out:
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Thanks for swinging by

23 comments:

Ankie vd Polder said...

This is lovely. Thanks for your tutorial. Love it. Hugs, Ankie

Angela said...

Wow Claudia,
your envelope Card Looks so wonderful,really amzazing.Thanks a lot for this tutorial,i will try it soon.
Hugs and greetings
Angela

Debbie said...

Wow I love this.so pretty dearie.will give it a go as your step by step looks easy to follow.hope you're well.big hugs Debbie x

Sandra H said...

This is stunning thank you for the tutorial x

KayBeScraps said...

sooo beautiful.. ♥

Hugs, Katrin

Dortesjs said...

wonderfull, made lots of those once. thanks for reminding me think i will make some again. your are totally beautiful, very lovely

JenniferD said...

Wow what a Fantastic Idea and love the Tutorial Thanks for sharing. Gorgeous Card too!

Becky said...

You create the most fabulous cards and projects! This is awesome.

Gabbi said...

Beautiful. I love everything about this.

Mary Lou said...

Hi Claudia...LOVE this!!!
Hugs

Ludkasz said...

Beautiful card:)

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Juls said...

Wow!! Just stunning :-) xx

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You have ha very pretty blog, i love your cards.
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Sol said...

I was so sure I had commented on this before.. But maybe not.. ! This is Beautiful.. Gorgeous result.. Beautiful embellished.. the frame and sentiment is Lovely!!.. And the little Tilda down to the right is Adorable!!

Caroleanne Wright said...

wow this is fab, thanks for sharing x

BEARKIS said...

It's so good idea, thank you!!!