Cards with Moving Parts

Cards with moving parts are the most fun! Today’s card has an easy-to-create element, that adds a playful little surprise anyone would love.

Today’s club and free card kit card is made with the Dragonfly Garden Bundle and the Dandy Garden designer series paper. I’ve made three few different versions of my card to show off just some of the patterns in the Dandy Garden designer paper pack. I just love this paper and it’s perfect for my cards with moving parts.

You obviously can’t see it in my still photo but my large butterfly on the focal element has a little homemade spring, so my dragonfly moves when you give it a little push.

Cards with moving parts are the most fun! Today's card has an easy-to-create element, that adds a playful little surprise anyone would love.

To see how I made this card, see two additional variations and learn how to make the “spring” element, make sure to watch my short video tutorial at the end of this post.

Since this is a club and free card kit project, kits will include one of several of the patterns of Dandy Garden designer paper.

Cards with moving parts are the most fun! Today's card has an easy-to-create element, that adds a playful little surprise anyone would love.

I hope you’ve enjoyed seeing my project today!

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If you are eligible to receive these free card kits you’ll get the parts and pieces to make this card, plus two additional cards, depending on the size of your order. A PDF with the dimensions, supplies, and photos of each of the three projects will also be provided. Here’s a photo of the current kits:

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Plus, first-time customers get all three kits no matter how small the purchase size!

At the end of this post, you’ll find a video tutorial plus dimensions and a supply list for this card. The supply list includes links to my online store for your convenience!

Thanks for spending some time with me today and Happy Crafting!

Melissa 🙂


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Project Dimensions:

  • Basic White Card Body: 5-1/2” x 8-1/2”
  • Garden Dandy Designer Paper: 3” x 5-1/2”
  • Mossy Meadow, Blackberry Bliss or Bumblebee Strip: 1/2” x  5-1/2”
  • Misty Moonlight Strip: 1-1/4” x  5-1/2”
  • Piece of Misty Moonlight for Scallop Circle: 3-1/4” x 3-1/4”
  • Piece of Basic White for Stitched Circle Die: 3” x 3”
  • Basic White Inside Piece: 4” x 5-1/4”

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