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Get Crafty this Halloween: Storybook Fun Fold Card Tutorial

Hey there, my crafty friends! I'm so thrilled to have you back on my channel today for another fantastic crafting adventure. In this video, we're going to dive headfirst into the wonderful world of cardmaking and create a Halloween Storybook Fun Fold Card that's bound to make your heart race with excitement. We'll be using some incredible supplies from Scrapbook.com, along with the Storybook Fun Fold Die Set from Amazon, to make this spooky masterpiece. So, grab your crafting supplies and let's get started!

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Supplies You'll Need:

  • Spooky Patterned Paper Collection: To set the eerie tone for our card.

  • Trick or Treat Die Set (from Scrapbook.com): This one's a game-changer, adding all those ghostly details.

  • Storybook Fun Fold Die Set (from Amazon): Our secret weapon for crafting jaw-dropping fun fold cards.

  • Cardstock from your stash: Because, let's face it, every cardmaker's stash is a goldmine!

Now, picture this: it's a chilly October evening, and you're sitting at your crafting table, sipping on a warm cup of pumpkin spice latte, with Halloween tunes playing softly in the background. You've got a cozy sweater on, and the creative juices are flowing. That's the perfect setting for what we're about to embark on – making a Halloween card that's sure to spook and delight!


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Halloween Storybook Fun Fold Card Video Tutorial:

You can watch the step by step Halloween Storybook Fun Fold Card video tutorial below.


If you have problems watching the video tutorial here on my blog you can always watch the replay on my YouTube Channel by Clicking Here!


Getting Started with the Card Base:

To kick things off, we'll use the Storybook Fun Fold Die Set to create a card base that's both intriguing and interactive. It's like magic – but for crafters! This die set has been a game-changer for me, and I can't wait to share its secrets with you.


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Remember, folks, it's all about having fun along the way. Sometimes, my crafting journey takes an unexpected turn, and I end up with a project that's different from what I initially planned. And you know what? That's okay! Crafting is all about creativity, and there are no rules here. If something doesn't quite go as planned, embrace it and turn it into a happy accident.


Adding the Spooky Touch:

Now, let's dive into the Spooky Patterned Paper Collection. These papers are like a treasure trove of Halloween goodness. I love how a well-chosen patterned paper can set the mood for your entire project. In my crafting journey, I've learned that the paper you pick can make or break your card's overall look. So, don't be afraid to experiment and mix and match until you find that perfect combination that gives you the chills!


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Adding the Finishing Touches:

The Trick or Treat Die Set from Scrapbook.com is our secret weapon here. It's got all the spooky elements we need to make our Halloween card pop. Don't be shy about layering these die-cuts and getting creative with your placement. I've found that sometimes, the more layers, the merrier! And, if you're like me, you've probably got a bunch of leftover die-cuts from previous projects lying around. Dig 'em out and see if they can add an extra dose of Halloween magic to your card.


Personal Touch and Sharing:

As I wrap up this creative journey with you, I want to remind you that your creations are unique, just like you. Don't hesitate to put your own personal spin on this Halloween Storybook Fun Fold Card. Share your ideas and creations in the comments below – I always love hearing from you, and who knows, your tips might help a fellow crafter out there!


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Before I sign off, remember that crafting is a journey, not a destination. Sometimes, the most memorable projects are the ones where things didn't go exactly as planned. Embrace the imperfections, celebrate your creativity, and keep on crafting. Your crafty adventures are a story waiting to be told, and I'm here cheering you on every step of the way.


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Materials Used:

Here you will find the list of supplies that I used to create today's card. All supplies are linked to supply sources below. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you.

Happy Stampin'

Rick Adkins














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