How to Create a Tri Fold Card

Learn how to create a really impressive Tri Fold Christmas Card that is fun to receive and display!

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How to Create a Tri Fold Card
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Cut a 12" x 5 1/2" square from double sided cardstock.

Cut a 12" x 5 1/2" square from double sided cardstock.

2
Score on the 2", 4", 8" and 10". Fold in this order: mountain, valley, valley,mountain, as in attached photo.

Score on the 2", 4", 8" and 10". Fold in this order: mountain, valley, valley,mountain, as in attached photo.

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3
Cut 1 1/2" from the edge starting on 2" fold to 10" fold. Repeat on other side.

Cut 1 1/2" from the edge starting on 2" fold to 10" fold. Repeat on other side.

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Fold card as shown in photo: Top and bottom strip: valley, mountain, valley mountain. Center strip: valley and mountain.

Fold card as shown in photo: Top and bottom strip: valley, mountain, valley mountain. Center strip: valley and mountain.

5
Cut two 5 3/8" x 1 7/8" squares, two 1 7/8" x 2 1/4" squares, one 3 3/4" x 2 1/4" square, two 3 3/4" x 1 1/4" squares, four 1 7/8" x 1 1/4" squares. Use double sided cardstock and alternate sides.

Cut two 5 3/8" x 1 7/8" squares, two 1 7/8" x 2 1/4" squares, one 3 3/4" x 2 1/4" square, two 3 3/4" x 1 1/4" squares, four 1 7/8" x 1 1/4" squares. Use double sided cardstock and alternate sides.

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Attach all squares to coordinating panels on card.

Attach all squares to coordinating panels on card.

7
Add images and quotes to some of the panels.

Add images and quotes to some of the panels.

8
Embellish front of the card.

Embellish front of the card.

9
Fold card and put in envelope :)

Fold card and put in envelope :)

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