Thursdays with Sandiebella


Hiya sistahs, happy Thursday-with-Sandiebella!
Today Sandiebella teaches us how to make a beautiful FOLDOVER CARD  featuring our TINY TOWNIE NATALIE THE NUTCRACKER rubber stamp.
This card is simple to make and so pretty to display or give to a loved one! rubber stamp used: TINY TOWNIE NATALIE THE NUTCRACKER card by Sandie Dunne

Winter/Christmas themed papers (papers used: Maja Designs Home for the Holidays)
Scoring board and bone folder
Label, Snowflake, Tag, Pennant, Stitched Circle, Christmas Tree, and Border dies
Adhesives and foam tape/dots
How to:
Cut white card:
4.75″ x 6.75″
4-5/8″ x 5″ (left side panel). Score at 4-3/8″ and 4.5″ on the 5″ side
4-3/8″ x 4.25″ (right side panel). Score at 3.75″ and 3-7/8″ on the 4-3/8″ side
Cut 2 of each papers:
1″ x 4-5/8″ (top and bottom of large panel)
4-1/8″ x 3-5/8″ (right side panel)

4.25″ x 4.5″ (left side panel)

Cut a piece of card measuring 5″ x 4-5/8″ and stamp the Nutcracker and sentiment in to the centre.

Adhere the 1″ strips of paper and the sentiment panel down onto the 4.75″ x 6.75″ piece of card.

On both the left and right side panels, fold and burnish the score lines.

Adhere the paper panels on both sides of each.

Apply adhesive to the 0.5″ section on the end and adhere to the 4.75″ x 6.75″ panel, lining up the edge of the large panel to the 0.5″ score line and centering vertically. There should be approx. 1/8″ of the sentiment panel  showing on the top and bottom.

Repeat for the right side panel, centering it vertically on the right side panel.

Cut a label die approx 4.5″ x 3.25″ from white card and from paper. Trim down the paper one so that you have a 1/8″ border of the white card label showing. Also cut a selection of dies for embellishments

Stamp Tiny Townie Natalie and the Nutcracker onto white card, colour using your preferred medium and fussy cut around the outline.

Adhere Natalie to the label panel using foam tape/dots and also use foam tape/dots to adhere the label panel to the right side card panel.

Adhere the card front onto a 5″ x 7″ card base. Embellish with die cuts and gems.

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Until next time, HAPPY STAMPING!



  1. Rebekka says:

    Both of these are beautiful! But love the ballerina!

  2. Betty says:

    Beautiful and cute work.

  3. Janet says:

    Thank you for memories gone by! Tha card is lovely.

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