A hand crafted card that will stand vertically and pops out from the card base. It features designer paper from Stampin' Up!'s Rain or Shine Suite Collection. The designer paper has images of flowers in a field of grass, rain drops, plaid background, and cut images of a turtle with an umbrella and a pig with an umbrella. The card is a vertical easel fun fold.

The Rain or Shine Vertical Easel card is the third Fun Fold created with The Rain or Shine Suite Collection of products!  It is another simple fun fold you will find easy to create.  

Rain Or Shine Vertical Easel Card Supplies

  • Balmy Blue Card Stock – 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″, 2 3/8″ x 2 3/8″
  • Basic White Card Stock – (2 pcs.) 2″ x 5 3/8″, 4″ x 5 1/4″,  1/2″ wide scrap for label
  • Rain or Shine Specialty Designer Series Paper – (2 pcs.) 1 7/8″ x 5 1/4″, 2 1/4″ x 2 1/4″ (center front), 1 1/4″ x 5 1/4″ (inside strip)  2 3/8″ x 6″ (envelope flap), fussy cut images from designer paper
  • Go To Greetings Stamp Set
  • Double Oval Punch
  • Stampin’ Write Markers – Old Olive, Mango Melody, Calypso Coral
  • Memento Ink Pad
  • Multipurpose Liquid Glue
  • Dimensionals

Instructions for Rain or Shine Vertical Easel Card

  1. Score Card Base @ 2 1/8″ and 4 1/4″ on the 8 1/2″ side
  2. Adhere designer paper to basic white card stock panels, adhere to card front
  3. Adhere designer paper strip to inside basic white, adhere to inside of card base
  4. Punch out two small oval, fold each in 1/2, burnish well
  5. Open up the ovals, add Multipurpose Liquid Glue to the whole side
  6. Carefully fold oval in 1/2 with glue on the outside, adhere to card base along the front fold just to the edge of the white mat making sure not to touch the fold.  Do the same for the other oval
  7. Add the center panel on top of the two folded ovals.  The video walks you through this step well
  8. Add fussy cut images to front panel with dimensionals
  9. Add fussy cut image on inside strip of designer paper with dimensionals.  This creates the stop for the easel
  10. Stamp greeting on 1/2″ strip of white card stock, flag end, adhere with a dimensional
  11. Stamp row of flowers inside, color with Stampin’ Write Markers as desired
  12. Adhere remaining Designer Paper to envelope flap


Rain or Shine Vertical Easel Photos

Rain or Shine Vertical Easel card closed Rain or Shine Vertical Easel Tabs under center panel
Rain or Shine Vertical Easel Open View Rain or Shine Vertical Easel Tabs under center panel


Leave a comment if you plan to give this Vertical Easel a try!  I would love to know if you made one and have you share it with me.

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