Thursday, 17 July 2014

A Different Style of Stand-Up (or Easel) Card

Good morning friends!

It's my day to post on the Elizabeth Craft Designs Blog, and since I was having so much fun making these Stand-Up (or Easel) cards, I made one for the ECD blog and one for mine. This one was the prototype, and I kept it nice and simple.

I love that Stand-Up cards fold flat and fit in a standard envelope, but then stand up for display. Elizabeth Craft Designs has new Stand-Up helpers which include some with WORDS. How fun! I used the 'Best Wishes' Stand-Up Helper for this card, and the 'Hello' for the card on the ECD blog.

I first saw this style of Stand-Up helper on the web, by Julie Davison at Julie's Stamping Spot.

The paper stack I used for this card had a sheet of printed jars. I fussy cut one for the embellishment, then cut the lid off a second one to pop up with foam tape.  The die cut hearts have Glossy Accents on them for some shimmer & shine.

I didn't write inside this card, so I can add it to my stash and put the appropriate greeting inside when I go to mail the card.

I hope you will join me on the Elizabeth Craft Designs Blog to see the other Jar Stand-Up Card and see how easy these are to make using any of the Stand-Up Helper dies!

Supplies used:
Card size:  Standard A2 (5-1/2 x 4-1/4")
Patterned paper - American Crafts  (Dear Lizzy)
934 Best Wishes Stand Up Helper
726 Balloons (small heart die)
763 Tags
Bakers Twine
Word Stamp - CC Designs
Glossy Accents
Foam tape

Thanks for stopping by today!


  1. LOVE this! Thank you so much for sharing!

  2. Love your original easel card! Good job!

  3. love it!

  4. Love this version too of your Stand Up Card :)


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