Elegant Gate Fold
Other Products: Die Cutting machine, Trimmer or Guillotine, Scoreboard, Scissors, Bone folder, White cardstock, Violet cardstock, Ranger Distress Ink pads - Pumice Stone, Scattered Straw, Dusty Concord, Black Soot
For more ideas on creating with the 5 x 7 Decorative Dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/qdBFA5VpmSo.
For more tips on creating with the French Cottage Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/cATv3wk2_sM.
Instructions: Gate fold card measures - 6 inches by 6 inches. To create card base - cut out a 6” x 12” piece of white card and score it (long side up) at 3” and 9”. Fold using a bone folder along the score lines. To decorate the card front - cut out two 2 7/8” x 5 7/8” pieces of Violet card and two 2 5/8” x 5 5/8” pieces of Paper Collection, then stack and adhere them on each of the gate fold flaps. Die cut four corners of Violet card using Swirly Accent Spray Die, then adhere them on each corner as shown.
Die cut intricate frame from Violet card using Royal Elegance Frames Die and adhere it to the left side of the card. Stamp the sentiment of Celebrate Love Sentiments Stamp Set on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper with Jet Black Archival ink, then die cut it with matching Royal Elegance Frames Die and adhere final piece on the card front.
To decorate the inside of the card - cut out two 2 7/8” x 5 7/8” pieces and one 5 7/8” x 5 7/8” piece of Paper Collection and adhere them inside of the card. Die cut two decorative ovals from Violet card and two matching ovals from Paper Collection using Royal Elegance Frames Die, then stack and adhere them inside of the card. Die cut large decorative oval from Violet card and using Royal Elegance Frames Die, then adhere it inside of the card. Stamp the sentiment from Celebrate Love Sentiments Stamp Set on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper with Jet Black Archival ink, then die cut it with Royal Elegance Frames Die and adhere final piece inside of the card.
Stamp the bike image from Cottage Lifestyle Cling Stamp Set with Jet Black Archival Ink and colour in with Pumice Stone, Black soot and Dusty Concord Distress inks using Blender pen. Stamp the lamp image of French Cottage 'scapes Cling Stamp Set with Jet Black Archival Ink and colour them in with Pumice Stone and Scattered Straw Distress inks using Blender pen. Die cut lamp and bike images using matching French Cottage 'scapes Die and adhere final pieces inside the card as desired.