Different Folds for Card Making

I love incorporating different folds for card making in my projects!

It may look like a regular card on the front but when you open it there’s a fun surprise inside. Before we go to the inside check out the detail on this elegant frame! Plus, doesn’t it look great with the gorgeous Pressed Petals designer paper? I just love this combination!

Do you enjoy seeing different folds for cardmaking? If so check out my Fanfare Fold card featuring the Pressed Petals suite.

Today’s project layout is called a Fanfare Fold Card.

This card features products from the Pressed Petals suite plus I’ve used the Heirlooms Frames Dies and 3-D Embossing Folders too.

What do you think? Do you enjoy seeing different folds for card making? How does the surprise of a fun fold change the experience of opening a card? For me, it just makes me smile! It’s like a toy and it brings out the kid in me! LOL!

Do you enjoy seeing different folds for cardmaking? If so check out my Fanfare Fold card featuring the Pressed Petals suite.

I’ve also incorporated both rolls of washi tape from the Pressed Petals suite.

A strip of washi tape is attached to the bottom of my very vanilla panel and I’ve created a simple flower with the petals in the other washi tape. It was so simple and quick to make this little flower and I love it as an accent on the inside of the card!

Do you enjoy seeing different folds for cardmaking? If so check out my Fanfare Fold card featuring the Pressed Petals suite.

Last but not least you may have been wondering where the scallop edge ribbon came from on this card.

I simply took a piece of the Rococo Rose Scalloped Linen Ribbon, cut it down the middle, and attached it with glue dots to the back of my Mossy Meadow layer. Pretty cool huh? This is my favorite way to use this ribbon! You’ll be seeing it again on other projects for sure.

Do you enjoy seeing different folds for cardmaking? If so check out my Fanfare Fold card featuring the Pressed Petals suite.

I hope you’ve enjoyed seeing this card! For all the details make sure to check out the video below.

You’ll also find dimensions and a complete supply list at the end of this post. Thanks for spending some time with me today and Happy Crafting!

Melissa 🙂


More Going On Now

  • Reserve your 2019 Holiday Catalog “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares NOW!
    • Click HERE to check out the details of my Holiday Catalog “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares.
    • Click HERE to RESERVE Your “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares NOW!
  • Become a Treehouse Chick and take your Crafting and Creative Fun to the Next Level! Get $125 $155 in product for just $99 when you buy the Starter Kit during July and August 2019, plus get a $10 coupon to spend the month after you join! Click HERE to learn more.
  • Redeem Bonus Days Coupons that were earned in July, during the month of August! – Click HERE for details!
  • Become a Newsletter Subscriber and get Special Perks plus FREE Downloads too! Click HERE to subscribe!
  • GET PERKS when you Place Orders through my online store! Receive FREE Project Kits. Click HERE for more details.
  • Join me for my next Facebook Live Event on Thursday 8/29/19 at 7 pm EST. Find me on Facebook by clicking here: Melissa’s Crafting Treehouse Facebook Page

Click HERE to Shop in my Online Store Now!

Current Hostess Code:

K7JSJJAD

Use the current hostess code to get Free Card Kits and other perks with your qualifying purchases!

If your order is $150 or more Do NOT use the hostess code! You’ll get hostess rewards AND Free Card Kits too!

Not sure how to apply the Hostess Code? Click HERE to learn more.


Check out the NEW 2019 – 2020 Annual Catalog PDF below.

2019 - 2020 Annual Catalog

Check out my video tutorial and Facebook Live here:

In this Facebook Live, I shared a bunch of my new 2019 Holiday Catalog products, showed five of the eight “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares, and did a project demonstration for the project in this post. The demonstration begins at around 23 minutes if you’d like to jump ahead.

If you watched this video here on my blog and enjoyed it, please go on over to my YouTube channel and give it a Thumbs Up, Share it with friends and Subscribe to my YouTube Channel. I’d be so grateful! Plus, once you subscribe, you’ll have the option to click on the bell, to be notified whenever I publish a new video.


Project Dimensions:

  • Soft Suede Card Body: 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″
  • Soft Suede Dry Embossed Layer: 4″ x 5-1/4″
  • Inside Folded Layer in Mossy Meadow: 4-1/4″ x 11″ Scored @ 3″, 5-1/2″, 8″ and 9-1/2″
  • Dry Embossed Frame in Mossy Meadow: 3-1/8″ x 4-1/8″
  • Focal Base in Mossy Meadow: 3-1/2″ x 4-1/2″
  • Floral Designer Paper Piece: 2″ x 3″
  • Woodgrain Designer Paper Piece: 2-1/4″ x 4″
  • Fern Designer Paper Piece: 2-3/4″ x 4″
  • Very Vanilla Inside Panel: 2-1/4″ x 4″

Project Supplies:


Tags:

About Me Page

I am a seeker of that crazy, excited feeling that comes when you've created something that’s unique, beautiful and expresses who you are in some small way. It’s like making a new discovery, when you find a unique combination of color, layout, dimension and texture. I call it a creative spark and it makes me giddy! Through sharing and teaching I hope to help others find this amazing feeling of creative bliss!

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recent Posts

Creative Card Ideas with Bubble Wrap and More!

November 17, 2019
Posted in ,,,
Check out these creative card ideas made with bubble wrap and repurposed materials! These were made by team members at a team gathering! This was so fun!

Check out these creative card ideas made with bubble wrap and other unusual materials! I just love playing with any material I find around the house to create texture in my card making. I’ve used lots of different materials including bubble wrap, plastic wrap, cardboard (the corrugated inside), mesh bags (from produce), papers that come […]

Stampin’ Up! Waterfront Stamp Set and Black Ice

November 13, 2019
Posted in ,
Check out this project made with the Stampin' Up! Waterfront Stamp Set! It's made with my very own Black Ice paper crafting technique!

The projects I’m sharing in this post feature the Stampin’ Up! Waterfront Stamp Set with my Black Ice technique. These were originally shared on my Stampin’ Up! blog in February 2018 but since that time Stampin’ Up! discontinued the blogging feature on the site. I just love these projects so I’m sharing here on my […]

Very Versailles Card with Shimmery Foliage

November 11, 2019
Posted in ,
The Very Versailles Stamp Set is the featured product today. The beautiful foliage image is heat embossed in three colors, for a gorgeous, elegant result.

The Very Versailles Stamp Set is the featured product today. The beautiful foliage image is heat embossed in three colors, for a gorgeous, elegant result. I’ve used Shimmery Black, Shimmery White, and Gold embossing powders to create the focal piece for this card. It was this foliage image, in the Very Versailles Stamp Set that […]

Christmastime Is Here Tutorial Bundle

November 8, 2019
Posted in ,,
Today’s I’ll be sharing sneak peeks of the November Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial bundle which features the Christmastime is Here Product Suite!

Today’s post offers a bit of a sneak peek into the November Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle which features the Christmastime Is Here product suite. On the first Tuesday of each month, the Simple Suite Stampers design team publishes a tutorial bundle, including 8 tutorials, focusing on a particular theme. The focus this month is […]

November 2019 Color Challenge

November 4, 2019
Posted in ,
Today's project was made for the November 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. It's a Christmas color scheme but not necessarily a Christmas project.

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and November 2019 Color Challenge! The color scheme for the November 2019 Color Challenge is clearly perfect Christmas and yet I felt compelled to play around with a new product suite that is not necessarily for Christmas. It’s called Christmastime is Here, and the stamp set is called […]

Card Making Technique with Press n’ Seal

November 2, 2019
Posted in
Today I'm featuring a card making technique with Press n' Seal. You'll see three card styles and several variations including Halloween and Christmas.

Today I’m featuring a card making technique with Press n’ Seal and some of my favorite punches from Stampin’ Up!. I’ve mostly seen this card making technique with Press n’ Seal done with floral images, so I wanted to mix things up a bit and try it with some different kinds of shapes. For my […]

Homemade Christmas Card Ideas / Creative Escape

October 28, 2019
Posted in ,,
Today's post features three Homemade Christmas Card Ideas shared at my 4th Annual Creative Escape Event. Name cards and table gifts were made with the Monster Bash suite.

Today’s post features three Homemade Christmas Card Ideas. These were the Christmas Stamp-A-Stack cards made at my 4th Annual Creative Escape Event that happened this past Saturday. I just love this event and this one was the biggest one yet! It goes from 10 am to 10 pm so it’s a long and fun day, […]

Mercury Glass Acetate on a Christmas Card

October 25, 2019
Posted in ,
Todays post features an extra fancy Christmas card with Mercury Glass Acetate, Noble Peacock Foil, specialty designer paper and lots of sparkle and shine!

Today’s post features an extra fancy Christmas card made with Mercury Glass Acetate, Noble Peacock Foil, specialty designer paper and lots of sparkle and shine! This project was one of the Make n’ Takes at my team gathering earlier this month. There are several fun elements to this card but what makes it especially unique […]

3-D Christmas Paper Crafts

October 25, 2019
Posted in
Making 3-D Christmas Paper Crafts is so much fun especially when the project is simple and quick to make. Recreate this little gift for any occasion!

Making 3-D Christmas Paper Crafts is so much fun especially when the project is simple and quick to make! Today’s project is so quick and easy and I can totally see making a bunch of them for little treats to give away during the holidays. To make this project all you need is a piece […]

24 Hour Sale! – 15% Off Wednesday ONLY!

October 21, 2019
Posted in
Get 15% Off a bunch of Stampin' Up! stamp sets, including some of MY FAVORITES! This 24 Hour Sale is happening on Wednesday 10/23/19 ONLY! Don't miss out!

Stampin’ Up! 24 Hour Sale is Starting VERY Soon! – Get 15% Off! I’m so excited about this 24 hour sale in part because some of my ALL TIME FAVORITE STAMP SETS are included in the SALE. (Scroll to the end of this post to see just a few project samples made with some of […]

Unique Homemade Christmas Cards

October 18, 2019
Posted in ,
Check out two Dramatic and Unique Homemade Christmas Cards, made with the Very Versailles and Perfectly Plaid Stamp Sets plus the Tasteful Backgrounds Dies.

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some unique homemade Christmas Cards that I think of as non-traditional. They are sparkly and special which makes them look like Christmas, but you could also change out the sentiment and easily transform these cards into any type of card you desire. Both of my cards today are made […]

Collage Stamping Essential Techniques

October 13, 2019
Posted in ,
Today's project features collage stamping plus two techniques every crafter should know! Very Versailles and Tasteful Textures Stamp Sets are used.

Hi Stamping friends! Today I’ll be sharing one of my three free card kit projects for September and October 2019. It features collage stamping with the Very Versailles, Tasteful Textures and Perfectly Plaid Stamp Sets. I’ve made two card variations featuring simple vintage style collage stamping. My first design was an all-purpose card with a […]