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Thursday with Sandiebella: Oddball Scarecrow Flying Seagull Fold Card

Time for another Thursday with Sandiebella tutorial!

Oddball Scarecrow Flying Seagull Fold Card


Brown card
White card
Fall themed designer papers
Scoring board and bone folder

Brown card:
(1x) 8.75″ x 5.75″
(1x) 8.25″ x 5.75″
(1x) 6″ x 2.5″
(1x) 1.25″ x 11.75″
(1x) 5.25″ x 5.25″
White card:
(8x) 5.5″ x 2.5″
(1x) 5″ x 5″
(6x) 5.25″ x 2.25″
(1x) 4.75″ x 4.75″
(2x) 5-3/8″ x 1-1/8″

How to:

Score the 8.75″ x 5.75″ piece of brown card at 2.75″, 5.5″, and 8.25″

Score the 8.5″ x 5.75″ piece of brown card at 2.75″ and 5.5″

Score the 6″ x 2.5″ piece of brown card at 1″, 2″, 4″, and 5″

Adhere the two large piece of brown card together using the 0.5″ end section on the larger one.

Mountain/valley fold the card base starting with a mountain fold.

Mountain/valley fold the 6″ x 2.5″ piece of card. Valley fold the outer score lines and mountain fold the inner score lines.

Turn over and apply adhesive to one side

Adhere to one side of the centre score line (where the two pieces join) of the card base, centered vertically.

Apply adhesive to the other side of the mechanism, fold back into shape and adhere to the other side of the score line.

Adhere all the 5.25 ” x 2.25″ paper pieces to the 5.5″ x 2.5″white card pieces.

Adhere all the paper/card panels to the base.

Layer the square pieces as shown and set aside.

Stamp Oddball Scarecrow onto white card and colour using your preferred medium.

Cut some embellishments from the fall themed papers. Alternatively, us dies or other flat embellishments.

Adhere the image to the square panel and decorate.

Apply adhesive to the pop-up mechanism in the card centre.

Adhere the square panel, centered, onto the mechanism.

Fold up the card and wrap the 1.25″ x 11.75″ piece of brown card around it, leaving it loose enough that it slides off easily. Secure at the back then remove.

Adhere the two remaining 5.5″ x 2.5″ pieces of card to the back.

Stamp the sentiment onto a piece of card.

Adhere the 5-3/8″ x 1-1/8″ pieces of paper to the front and back of the belly band. Mat the sentiment and adhere down. Embellish with some cut out leaves.

Close up the card and slide the belly band back on.


  1. Linda Meunier says:

    This card is amazing!!!

  2. slbt17 says:

    love this! thank you!

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