Bird Ballad Suite – Day 1 – Fancy Fold

I made this card to send to my Mother for her 80th birthday this past Saturday.  The card is as unique as she is and we are all so thrilled to see her hit this milestone.

I also wanted to kick of this weeks posts where I’ll be featuring the Free As A Bird suite of products.  This suite is just amazing.  You can color, you can stamp, you can snip and make a different card each time.  I’ve taken advantage of the stamp set and the Designer Series Paper, all of which will be available for purchase June 4.

I used on design of the DSP for the background.  I snipped out the birds featured on the front from another design from the DSP.  I cut the branch using the

I saw this ‘fancy fold’ a few weeks ago and fell in love with the idea of how it folded back on itself.  My inspiration is from Killeen House Studio,  you can see that post Here.  The cut is just a little tricky but really fun to use.

This is the inside.  I cut a stitched square using whisper white to cover the folded front.

Want a full PDF Tutorial on how to do this fancy fold and make this card….

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The paper in this suite is so pretty and versatile.  The one side with floral and bird designs, the other with perfect backgrounds to compliment.  I hope you enjoy this set as much as I have.

I hope you enjoy this set as much as I have.  Come back on May 29 and 31 to see some more projects from the Bird Ballad Suite.  And mark your calendar for June 4th when all these products will be available for purchase. Until then…

Happy Stamping,

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Thanks for visiting my Site. My name is Lynn Kolcun and I'm a Stampin Up Demonstrator. I love being creative with paper and ink, learning new techniques and sharing my craft with you.

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