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NEW SIZE | 5 X 7 Book Cradle Cards

Hi everyone, I recently shared my 6 x 6 Cradle Cards here and mentioned in that tutorial that I would be making other sizes, so here is my 5 x 7 version.

I needed a couple more Easter cards, so I decided to use my cute animal stamps and create this spring scene.

These fold flat like the 6 x 6 and you have space on the back to stamp and write your message.

I can see a lovely Christmas scene, with Farther Christmas flying over the roof tops!

If yours is top heavy, add this support to stop it falling over.

SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THESE CARDS

Animal stamps are available here.

Cloud paper pad is available here.

Kraft card is available here.

Acetate sheets are available here.

MEASUREMENTS NEEDED TO MAKE THESE CARDS

2 pieces of 3.1/2 x 5′ card for each side of the cradle.

Score along the 3.1/2 side at 2′

1-2 pieces of 4.1/2 x 5′ acetate or card for the main front and back of the card.

Score along the 4.1/2 side at 1/2′ & 4′

1 piece of 6′ x 5′ card for the inner panel/support.

Score long the 6′ side at 1.1/2, 3′ & 4.1/2

1-2 pieces of 5′ x 3.1/2 pattern paper to cover the inside of the card.

1 piece of 1′ x 5′ card for the top strip.

Score along the 1′ side at 1/2′

1 piece of 2′ x 4′ for the stopper.

Score along the 2′ side at 1/2′, 1′ & 1.1/2

1 piece of 5′ x 2.1/2 & 5′ x 2′ green card for the grass.

1 piece of 3′ x 2′ card for the support.

Score along the 2′ side at 1/2′ & 1.1/2

Check out my full tutorial below to see how I made them.

Thank you for visiting.

Happy crafting.

Sam

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