How to Make a Pop-Up Card

How to Make a Pop-Up Card. Need a way to keep the kids busy on a rainy
day? Making a pop-up card is quick, easy, and will
entertain them for hours! You will need Imagination Colored construction
paper A pencil A ruler Safety scissors Markers or crayons and glue. Step 1. Fold two pieces of paper in half and set one
aside for later use. With a pencil, make a light dot in the center
of the folded edge. Step 2. Use the ruler to measure a 2-inch line from
the dot toward the unfolded edge. Draw another dot to mark the end of the 2-inch
line. Use the scissors to cut from dot to dot, starting
at the folded edge. Step 3. Fold the flaps on either side of the cut so
that each one forms a triangle. Press firmly to create a deep crease. Unfold the flaps, and then unfold the entire
piece of paper. Step 4. Turn the construction paper over so the paper
stands up like a tent. Put your finger on top of the tent and push
the triangles down. Turn the paper over again. When you open and close it, the pop-up hole
will look like a mouth. Step 5. Draw the main character for your card around
the hole, using it as a mouth. Use colored pencils and markers to bring the
picture to life. Write a note to the person who’ll be receiving
the card. Step 6. Open the second sheet of paper and set it
down horizontally. Place a line of glue down the inside crease. Glue the pop-up page’s outer crease to the
plain page’s inner crease. Wait for the glue to dry. Step 7. Design the front of the card and share it
with someone special! Did you know Pop-up books were used in the
13th century by a Catalan mystic and poet to prove his theories.

85 thoughts on “How to Make a Pop-Up Card

  1. i keep asking people at walmart if they have imagination and they keep ginving me a weird look –__–'

  2. QUICK and easy..entertain them for hours
    What's wrong with that sentence?

  3. @y junj 13 it's at staples the store a supply store at the binder section


  4. @lizjonaslover76 me i have too much imagination even sometimes creepy stuff or cool stuff pop out infront of me

  5. this is so SHIT, I am 12 years old, i don't get the bit, 'stand it up like a tent and poke the holes back' WTF does that mean, mine RIPS!

  6. To, maxynemakin
    And mine ripped 2 i dident get it either im 11 im gunna subscribe u can u subscribe me please

  7. I finally got it, i really needed to complete it for my bestfriend's 13th birthday tomorrow.

  8. what the hell ? it dosent even work i am like wasting my paper on this and it not even going to work out like that so it dosent work not in a million years

  9. You will need … Imagionation Me: welp no use me being here XD

  10. Don't say she is ugly it's how she is born she can't help it

  11. Do not call people ugly beacause it is their appirance that is just how she looks ,youtube is a something to entertain people to make them happy this is not for the haters to just do whatever they want by the way she is beautiful just the whey she is😀

  12. This is very cute and well demonstrated. Thank you. It can be used with various animals.

  13. Roses are red violets are blue i whant to make a card but I don't have the start

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