how to make a center stair step card – halloween card series 2014

Hello all,
Today we are making a wonderful card, that stand out all by itself. It is a center stair step card. First thing you need to decide on the base card dimensions.

center stair step card halloween witch

This is my choice:  base card: 8 1/2 inch by 4 1/4
Along the length of the card you will do 2 cuts: 1 inch from left and right side and 1 inch from bottom, for 4 and 1/4 up.
With your scor tool, you need to scor from the edge of card stock to the cut line, at 1 inch, 2 inch , and 5 and 1/4 from the bottom of card.
A big scor line is at the 4 and 1/4 mark in between the 2 cut lines.
All that is left now is to fold along the scor lines.


center stair step card halloween witch  side view 
 center stair step card halloween witch detail


Another feature of this card is the center panel. This one is 3 and 1/2 wide and 5 inches tall.

I decided to blend in a night sky with my distress inks., while masking a big moon. Then i proceded to stamp with black ink my silhouette witch and some bats.

As extra embellishments i used my silhouette machine to cut some trees and spider webs. I used the digital packs Happy Halloween and Halloween Ghosts

This card is a nice one to make for any season. Go give it a try.

Enjoy the video:

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Hi! I'm Claudia, welcome to my blog for crafts and everything art related. I am a blogger paper crafter and artist, sharing my love for the arts.

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