Hello, today I’m sharing another requested card style.
This fun fold is known as a Concertina Pocket card.
It was requested by quite a few people and I was sent a link to a tutorial by Maria’s Crafting Corner
As always I like to change things a little, and try not to directly copy someone’s design, so I have changed the sizing and made the center section more of a Pop-Up than a pocket.
However, if you want to have pockets, it’s easy to add them.
SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THIS CARD
RSPB Tropical Birds collection is available here.
Lime Striped paper is available here.
The sentiment stamp set is available here.
MEASUREMENTS NEEDED TO MAKE THIS CARD
1 piece of 10′ x 7′ card for the main base.
Score along the 10′ side at 5′
1 piece of 9′ x 7′ card for the triangular section.
Score along the 9′ side at 4.1/2
1 piece of 12′ x 2.1/2 card for the concertina fold.
Score along the 12′ side at 2′, 4′, 6′, 8′, & 10′
6 pieces of 1.3/4 x 2.1/2 card and 6 pieces of 1.1/2 x 2′ pattern paper to cover the concertina panels.
2-4 pieces of 4.3/4 x 6.3/4 card and 4.1/2 x 6.1/2 pattern paper to cover the 4 main panels.
2 pieces of 4.1/4 x 6.3/8 card and 4′ x 5.7/8 pattern paper to cover the triangular panels.
Check out my full tutorial below to see how I made it.
You can write your message inside or on the back.
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