Create an elegant gate fold card using your decorative dies!

Saturday October 31, 2020
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Do you love to create projects that have a special wow factor to them? Learn the step by steps to create a stunning gate fold card using your decorative dies that is perfect for any occasion! 

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Let's get crafting!

Directions: 

Step 1: Cut a piece of Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper 12” x 6”, score at 3” and 9” and fold to create a gatefold card.

Step 2: Cut a piece of gold cardstock 5 7/8” x 5 7/8” and two pieces of gold cardstock 3 7/8” x 5 7/8” and adhere to the back and sides of the inside respectively. Cut the 6” x 6” panel and trim to 5 3/4” x 5 3/4".  Stamp the birthday sentiment from the HCPC-3843 Special Birthday Sentiments Cling Stamp set in Lilac Posies ink using a stamp positioner and adhere to the back of the card.  Cut two pieces of pink patterned paper 2 3/4" x 5 3/4” and adhere to the inside side panels.

Step 3: Cut two pieces of gold cardstock 3” x 6” and then cut two pieces of pink patterned paper 2 7/8” x 5 7/8” and adhere to front of the gold card.

Die cut two panels out of light green and pink patterned paper using the No. 3 die from the HCD1-7283 Eyelet Royale Die set. Die cut two decorative panels out of gold cardstock using the No 3 and No 5 dies from the HCD1-7283 Eyelet Royale Die set and adhere to the front of the smaller panels.

Adhere to the front of the pink panels and then adhere one of the panels to the left side.

Step 4: Die cut two frames using the No 3 die from the HCD2-7307 Royal Elegance Die set - one from gold cardstock and one from Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. 

Adhere the small magnet on the back to one side of the gold cardstock and then adhere the white frame over this. Adhere to the front of the card lining up in the middle of the card. 

Step 4A: Adhere a magnet to the right panel using the magnet on the decorative frame as a guide and then adhere the right panel over the magnet.

Step 5: Stamp the birthday sentiment from the HCPC-3843 Special Birthday Sentiments Cling Stamp set in Lilac Posies ink on the light green and pink patterned paper and die cut out using the No. 4 die from the HCD2-7307 Royal Elegance Die set and adhere to the front of the decorative oval.

Step 6: Die cut the small latch and outline dies from the HCD1-7285 Window Hinges Die Set out of gold cardstock. Adhere the latch to the right side of the decorative oval. 

Step 7: Stamp the small rose images from the HCPC-3906 Small Wild Rose Cling Stamp set in Magenta Hue ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour the centres with Tiger Lily and Cantaloupe inks and the petals with Magenta Hue and die cut with the coordinating dies.

Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3907 Large Wild Rose Cling Stamp set in Library Green ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour with Vivid Chartreuse and Bamboo Leaves inks and die cut with the coordinating die.

Colour the edges of the flowers and leaves with Lilac Posies ink.

Step 8: Shape using the coordinating molds and finish with a grooved golf tool.  Assemble with 4 layers – 2 No. 1, 1 No. 2 and 1 No. 3 dies for the largest flower and for the small flower use 2 No. 3 and 1 No. 4 dies.

Step 9: Add Crystal Clear glitter to the yellow rose hip stamens using Dries Clear glue. Add dark pink rock candy stamens to the rose hip stamens and then insert into the centres of the flowers.

Step 10: Add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue to the leaves and flowers, trim the wires from the flowers and adhere to the left card panel.

TOP TIP: Learn more techniques with the Decorative Roayle Dies in this video here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/video/how-to-create-decorative-elegant-cards-for-all-occasions

Have fun creating your own projects! We love to see what you create too, share your projects with us on our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/HeartfeltCreations 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tutorial by designer Patricia Manhire

See more of Patricia's beautiful projects on her blog https://patriciascreations.com/

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Let us know what you like about what you just read in the comments below, we love to hear from you.

 

See what supplies were used to make this project so you can create one too!

Heartfelt Creations Products:

  1. Eyelet Royale Die
    Eyelet Royale Die HCD1-7282
    $34.99
  2. Window Hinges Die
    Window Hinges Die HCD1-7285
    $29.99

Other Products: Diecutting Machine, Score Board, Paper Trimmer

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Comments
Terry Law
Gorgeous card Patricia!
October 31, 2020 at 1:31 PM
Jean Considine
Beautifully elegant.
October 31, 2020 at 8:24 PM
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