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Design Your Own Holiday Cards: Three DIY Projects with Photoshop & Photoshop Elements by Khara Plicanic

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Creating a 5 × 5 Tri-Fold

Ready for something new? In this chapter we will create a double-sided tri-fold card that’s as adorable as it is simple. If you’re looking to make a splash this holiday season, tri-fold cards are a great way to triple the fun!

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The Outside Panels

When folded, the center panel becomes the back of the card, the right panel becomes the front, and the left panel gets folded inside (to be revealed when the front of the card is opened). If you’re having a hard time picturing it, grab a piece of scratch paper and make yourself a mock-up.

1. Open the outside tri-fold template, obtained from the lab of your choice. (The template ...

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