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DT Thursday: Create a Diagonal Gatefold Card with Sandiebella

DT Thursday time again! Sandiebella has a gnometastic make for us to follow along with today.

Stamping Bella DT Thursday: Create a Diagonal Gatefold Card with Sandiebella!
Create a Diagonal Gatefold Card!

Stamping Bella DT Thursday: Create a Diagonal Gatefold Card with Sandiebella!

Lovey Gnomes rubber stamp
Lovey Gnomes CUT-IT-OUT Die
White card
Patterned paper
Scoring board and bone folder
Foam tape/dots

How to:
Cut one piece of white card measuring 9″ x 5.5″
Score on the 9″ side at 3″ and 6″

Score the outer sections diagonally, from the top left corner down to the bottom right corner, as shown.

Fold and crease well with a bone folder

White card:
1x  5 3/8″ x 2 7/8″ (centre panel inside)
2x  5 1/8″ x 2.75″

Cut the 5 1/8″ x 2.75″ pieces diagonally.

Adhere the white card pieces to the inside of the card base.

Patterned paper:
2x  5″ x 2 5/8″ (inside)
1x  5.25″ x 2.75″ (outside)
Cut all the patterned paper diagonally, ensuring the design direction is cut to suit each panel.

Adhere the patterned paper.

Stamp Lovey Gnomes onto white card and colour with desired medium.

Use the coordinating CUT-IT-OUT die or fussy cut with a scissors

Stamp the sentiment onto the center inside panel.

Cut 3 circles in different sizes and adhere them together.

Adhere them to the top part of the gatefold card only, so that the card can be opened and closed.

Apply foam tape/dots to the back of Lovey Gnomes and stick down onto the circles.
Embellish as desired.
To secure the card, wrap some twine around it, tucking it behind the image, and tie in a bow.

Stamping Bella DT Thursday: Create a Diagonal Gatefold Card with Sandiebella!

Over To You!

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Until next time, HAPPY STAMPING!




  1. Susan G says:

    You are soooo clever. Love the impact this card will make on it’s recipient. Very cool. Have to try it. Thanks so much.

  2. Susan Crease says:

    This is fabulous. Instructions are first class too. X

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