generalized, super-simple version that may be easier to start with than some
of the more complex varieties.
Stuff you need--cardstock, adhesive, paper cutter
Just like any basic card, whatever size cardstock you are using, the finished
card will be half that size.
1. Fold the cardstock in half. This is your card base.
other words, a piece one half as big as what you started out with:
stamp/collage/embellish it at will.)
3. Fold the FRONT of the card base in half, from the outside edges to
the fold, like this:
4. Adhere the front piece to the folded flap of the card base, like this:
strip of paper, or ribbon/trim, underneath the base, to act as a lip that will hold
the easel front in place, like this:
|A sentiment generally goes beneath the strip/lip, but that's up to you.|
still aren't quite seeing how these work: