This could possibly be the cutest way to give a gift card and to thank your child’s teacher for a job well done. After all, they have taught and nurtured our children all year long so it is nice to say goodbye with a little gift. So perhaps this teacher gift card holder will be perfect for your child’s teacher this year.
Using a fun folding technique, create three panels to customize and feature one or more gift cards. Then make it extra special by having your child write a personal note that you can share on one of the panels! So cute 🙂
You will need three 12″ * 12″ papers, plus additional complimentary papers and accessories.
30″ of ribbon
Paper trimmer and/or scissors
OPTIONAL – gift card
Thank you teacher gift card verbiage sheet Download
Start with a 12″ * 12″ piece of paper.
Fold in half and crease firmly.
Fold the opposite way and crease firmly.
Fold the sides into the middle of the page and crease firmly.
Fold the opposite sides into the middle of the page and crease firmly.
Fold the corners into the middle of the page and crease firmly.
Fold the corners into the first diagonal fold line and adhere down.
Fold in the middle of each side to create the square shown with corner pockets.
REPEAT top steps with two more 12″ * 12″ pages.
Cut three 5 7/8″ pieces of paper and insert into each folded square.
Cut three 4″ squares and then fold in half corner to corner and crease firmly.
Attach the three folded squares by sliding one half of the 4″ square into one sides of the folded squares and adhere.
Cut ribbon in half and insert into the top folded square and adhere using really good adhesive.
Place 2nd half of ribbon into the back of the middle folded square and adhere well.
Start decorating squares.
For the top square, cut a 3″ square of paper and have your child write a hand written thank you.
Mat the hand written thank you on a coordinating piece of paper.
Cut out the THANK and YOU and mat in coordinating paper and adhere to card.
For middle of card, cut out JUST FOR YOU and mat in coordinating paper.
Adhere gift card to center and embellish corner.
On the bottom square, I used some really cute stickers from Little Yellow Bicycle, however, I added happy to the downloadable verbiage because I am not sure if you can find this sticker pack.
Cut out and mat the rest of the verbiage and then add embellishments.
Flip the bottom square up and decorate.
Cut out #1 teacher in the WORLD and matt.
OPTIONAL – color in the WORLD verbiage and add embellishments.
Add some embellishments to the back of your card holder card.
Cut a 5″ square to place on the front of card.
Cut out verbiage and add mats in different coordinating prints.
Color in SUMMER verbiage.
SMILE…because you know your child’s teacher will when they receive this cute and thoughtful card 🙂
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