If you like cards that offer a surprise when opened, then today’s hidden gate fold card will be a delight! This impressive design works for so many occasions, and it’s a lovely way to show off some of your designer papers, too. In fact, it’s a One Sheet Wonder card in addition to being a fun fold. All kinds of creativity happening here!

The card is created with an 8 ½” x 11″ piece of cardstock. I have a diagram to help you recreate the card easily.

Hidden Gate Fold Card Video Tutorial

Just how do you cut the designer paper, score the folds, and decorate this gate fold card? Watch the video and catch all the tips and tricks I have to share.

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👉  What occasion will you make this fun fold for? Are any special events coming up that you need a special card for? I’d love for you to share your thoughts!

Ready to Create these Hidden Gate Fold Cards?

You are going to have so much fun creating these cards. You can decorate it any way you wish. Don’t have Designer Series Paper? Create your own with stamps or add embossed cardstock instead. Have fun getting creative with this card design!

Wildflower Designs Stamp set and Wildly Flowering Designer Series Paper (DSP)
Unbounded Love Stamp set and Country Woods Designer Series Paper (DSP)
  • Moody Mauve: 8 ½” x 11”
  • DSP: (2) 6” x 6”
  • Pebbled Path: 3” x 4”
  • Basic White: 2 ¾” x 5”
    • 2 ½” x 3 ½”
    • ¾” x 3 ¼”
  • Early Espresso: 8 ½” x 11”
    • 2” x 5 ½”
  • DSP: (2) 6” x 6”
  • Crumb Cake: 2 ¾” x 5”
  • 2 ½” x 3”

Supply List for the Hidden Gate Fold Cards


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I appreciate you joining me today! I hope you will give this fun card a try this week!