This Zig Zag card tutorial is fab for giving your cards more
depth and is a great way of mixing several paper patterns together.
What You Will Need
Back to Basics True Blue 8x8 papers
Back to Basics True Blue 12x12 papers
A4 White Card Stock
Silver Mirror Cardstock
Edition Cog Dies
Edition Varsity Alphabet Dies
Download your zigzag card template, cut a piece of white card stock by
20cm x20cm. Score the width of the paper at 5cm, 10cm and 15cm.
2. Following your template guidelines, fold the card in half and score the middle
section at 2cm, 6cm, 8cm, 12cm, 14cm and 18cm up to the score lines. Cut all of
the score lines while the card is folded.
Cut two 19.5cm x 4.5cm strips of
the True Blue 8x8 backing paper and adhere to the side panels.
Use your favourite papers to
decorate the two inside panel sections.
Die cut some of the cogs, using
silver cardstock and use to decorate the two inside panels.
Die cut the letters DAD and stick
to the centre of the card.
To complete your Zig Zag card, you
can download the free envelope template here. Using your chosen 12 x 12 backing
paper, cut your template out. Score and fold as shown. Stick the sides using
double sided tape.
Have you been inspired by our card master class? Why not upload
and share your card creations onto the project gallery?