Palatial Gate Fold
Instructions: Click here to view more photos of this project. Gate fold card measures - 5 inches by 7 inches. To create card base - cut out a 7” x 10” piece of white card and score it (long side up) at 2 1/2” and 7 1/2” Fold using a bone folder along the score lines.
For more ideas on creating with the 5 x 7 Decorative Frame Dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/qdBFA5VpmSo.
For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.
To decorate the inside of the card - cut out two 2 3/8” x 6 7/8” pieces and one 4 7/8” x 6 7/8” piece of the Wilderness Retreat Paper Collection and adhere them inside of the card. Stamp the sentiment from Celebrate Love Sentiments Stamp Set on White card with Coffee Archival ink, then die cut with Majestic Swirl Frames Die and adhere final piece inside of the card as shown.
To decorate the card front - cut out two 2 3/8” x 6 7/8” pieces of the Paper Collection, adhere them on each of the gate fold flaps. Die cut the decorative rectangle from white card using Majestic Swirl Frames Die, then cut it in half and adhere the final pieces on both sides of gate fold as shown. Cut out one 1” x 5 1/8” piece of Paper Collection and adhere it on to the right part of the decorative rectangle. Cut out one 5 1/8” x 3 1/8” piece of Paper Collection, add an additional layer of white card on the back, then stack and adhere them together to the left side of the card. Die cut decorative tag from Paper Collection, add an additional layer of white card on the back and adhere the final piece to the card front using 3D foam. Stamp the sentiment from Celebrate Love Sentiments Stamp Set on White card with Coffee Archival ink, then die cut it with Majestic Swirl Frames Die and adhere final piece on the card front using 3D foam.
Stamp the leaf images from Oakberry Lane Blossoms Cling Stamp Set with Peeled Paint Distress Ink and colour them in with Peeled Paint Distress Ink using Daubers. Stamp the flower image from Oakberry Lane Blossoms Cling Stamp Set with Faded Jeans Distress Ink and colour them in with Buttercup Archival Ink and Faded Jeans Distress Ink using Daubers. Die cut leaves and flowers with matching dies from Oakberry Lane Blossoms then place them in 3D Blossoms Shaping Mold, spray them with water and run them through die cutting machine. Then leave them to dry completely. Add stamens and assemble flowers using a hot glue gun. Using a sponge, add Designer Dries Clear Adhesive to the flower petals and leaves and sprinkle them with Rajni Chawla’s Crystal Clear Glitter. Adhere flowers and leaves to the card base using hot glue gun as desired.
For finishing touch, decorate card with white pearls.