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Picture step by step directions for Funfold Trifold Shutter Card

I am a visual learner and so pictures are worth a thousand words to me.  Everyone learns differently and some prefer written directions.  My step by step tutorial for this funfold trifold shutter card will be a little of both.

Shutter Fold Birthday Card - Cool Treats Stamp Set by Stampin' Up! www.stampstodiefor.com 2

The card base is Berry Burst and the patterned paper is from the Eastern Palace Designer Series Paper one of the New In Colors.  I used the Cool Treats stamp set and Frozen Treats Framelits to create today's card.

Shutter Fold Birthday Card Template

You are going to start with a piece of 5 1/2" x 10 1/2" piece of cardstock.

Place it in your simply scored tool in landscape position and score at...

  • 1 3/4"
  • 3 1/2"
  • 7"
  • 8 3/4"

Shutter Fold Birthday Card Template directions

Mark with your pencil 1 1/2" from the edge of the top and bottom score mark.


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Now Cut from the top pencil mark to the bottom pencil mark on both sides.


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Each score mark that you need to fold is shown above.  I use a bone folder to give them a nice good crease.

 

Trifold Shutter Card Directions Tutorial www.stampstodiefor.com horz

Measurements for the patterned papers.

  • Patterned paper #1 you will need two pieces 1 1/2" x 5 1/4"
  • Patterned paper #2 you will need two pieces 1 1/4" x 3 1/4"
  • Patterned paper #3 you will need four pieces 1 1/4" x 1 1/2"

 

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Stamp  "Happiest Birthday on a piece of Whisper White cardstock 2" x 2 3/4" and matt it with a piece of Dapper Denim cardstock 2 1/4" x 3".


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The Whisper White cardstock you will put your sundae on is 2" x 3" and matted with a piece of Lemon Lime Twist cardstock 2 1/4" x 3 1/4".

Stamp "You're the Cherry on my Sundae" in Dapper Denim Classic Ink a a piece of Whisper White cardstock 2" x 2 1/4" and matt with a piece of Dapper Denim cardstock 2 1/4" x 2 1/2".

I hope you find this tutorial helpful and give it a try it isn't as hard as you might think.  You know me easy and simple is all I do!  Hugs and see you Thursday for another Just in CASE Series.

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