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Card With Irish Folds

| Paper Craft > Card making & Scrapbooking

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Beginner

This beautiful heart shaped card made using the Irish fold technique is a gift for all occasions. It's simple and easy to make and is a wonderful handmade gift for your loved ones.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Card With Irish Folds  - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take an A4 sized thick card paper and fold it half to make a card

STEP 2:-

Card With Irish Folds  - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Draw a big heart shape in the centre of the card

STEP 3:-

Card With Irish Folds  - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Cut out the shape using a paper cutter

STEP 4:-

Card With Irish Folds  - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Take origami shimmer papers and cut them in small rectangular shapes measuring 4" x 1" in size
Fold the rectangular paper in the centre to make the Irish folds

STEP 5:-

Card With Irish Folds  - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Start arranging and sticking the Irish folded papers from the rear side of the cut out with Fevicol MR, so as to get a kaleidoscopic pattern on the front side of the card

STEP 6:-

Card With Irish Folds  - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Create a rectangular border using quilling strips around the heart shape and stick a triangular shaped shimmer paper on each corner

you will need

Fevicol MR, A4 Sized Thick Handmade Paper, Origami Shimmer or Shiny Papers, Quilling Paper Strips , Cutter, Ruler, Scissors