Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Star Fold Card

Star Fold Card

by Cindy Elam
Create a folded star or snowflake card.


  • One 8 3/4" x 10" lightweight cardstock or Patterned paper

  • Ruler

  • Pen or pencil

  • Scoring Tool, Stampin’ Up! Simply Scored used here

  • Paper cutter

  • Bone folder

  • Embellishments, as desired


  1. Step 1

    Using the ruler and pen or pencil, make a mark in the middle of one 10" edge of paper (5" from each edge).
  2. Step 2

    Draw lines from the center mark down to each bottom corner.
  3. Step 3

    Align drawn line with groove of paper cutterand trim off excess. Repeat for other side.
  4. Step 4

    Align one straight edge of paper with left side of scoring tool. Score at 4 3/8" and 5 7/8". 
  5. Note:
    For sharp points on the star, move paper a scant 1/16th inch away from left side of scoring tool, as shown.

    Score the other two sides as you did for the first.
  6. Step 5

    Use bone folder to crease score lines – valley fold for the center score lines, and mountain fold for the points of the star.
  7. Step 6

    Fold in one side, then the next side, and tuck the last side under the first to close. Decorate as desired.
    From  Splitcoast  Stampers.com


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