Monday, January 3, 2011

Easel card with Drawer tutorial

Welcome to the very first Inky Impressions tutorial.  Starting today, you will find a tutorial by one of the Inspirational Inkettes every two weeks.  We hope you enjoy them and you use the tutorial, we'd love to see your work so we've included a link list at the bottom of this post.    Today's tutorial is by Tanya, you can find the details of the items used on her blog.

Easel Card w/drawer Tutorial

1. Cut the following size pieces of cardstock (note the pictures use black cardstock but my project is in another color)


2 - 4'' x 6 7/8''
1 - 6 3/4'' x 5 1/4''

Easel Card

1 - 8'' x 5 3/8''

1 - 4'' x 5 3/8''

2. Score the 4'' x 6 7/8'' piece of card at 3/4'' and 6 1/8'' on both pieces 

3.  Place glue the small edges of the each piece to each other

4. Form a wrap for the drawer to go in

5. Take the piece of cardstock that is 6 3/4'' x 5 1/4'' score 3/4'' in on each edge

6. Form the drawer (you may have to cut one slit on each corner to make flaps

7. Create the easel card by taking the 8'' x 5 3/8'' piece of cardstock and scoring at 4'' and 6''

8. Decorate the top and base of the easel card as desired.

if you create one of these using the tutorial, we'd love to see it so please link to this post.


Anonymous said...

Such an adorable creation!! Great tutorial!! Thanks for sharing!! :)

Anonymous said...

Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [04 Jan 01:00am GMT]. Thanks, Maria

Petra said...

very nice, I now only have to find time to make it hahahah

butterflyamanda said...

thanks for sharing, great card

Kel said...

Love this.. I'm going to have to give it a go!

Sammi said...

Awesome tutorial and the whole thing looks amazing!! LOVE it!!