Pop Up Birthday Card

Pop Up Birthday Card

This tutorial shows you how to create a paper birthday greeting card that is simple and easy.

What you need

yellow cardboard square ( 24 cm x 24 cm )
cardboard with special design
ruler
pen
Wilton Brands Inc Martha Stewart Large Circle Cutter

Instructions

Step 1: Watch the video!

If you don’t understand something just tell me in the comments section.

Step 2: Gather your supplies!

  • yellow cardboard square ( 24 cm x 24 cm )
  • cardboard with special design
  • ruler
  • pen
  • Wilton Brands Inc Martha Stewart Large Circle Cutter (You can find it here:http://amzn.to/1SY3XQB )

Step 3: Mark the yellow square.

Take the yellow square and mark it at 6cm and 18 cm on each side.

Step 4: Cut a half circle on every side.

Take your time and cut them right.

I didn’t , like u can see in the last photo .

Step 5: Score on every side.

Than is gonna be easyer for you to fold it.

Step 6: Cut two circles ( 11.5 cm diameter )

Cut them from the paper with special design.

Step 7: Now, cut them in half.

Step 8: Stick them on the yellow cardboard.

Be sure to stick them on the outside part.

Use adhesive tape ( better than glue ).

Step 9: Add to squares inside and outside the card!

Step 10: This is it. You just learned how to make a nice and simple birthday card,

Step 11: Add other things to it !

You can always come with new idea and decorate it.

Like i did with this one by adding to it this piece of ribbon.

Step 12: More Project Videos!

Well now you know how to make a Cute Birthday Card .

If you liked this project, perhaps you’ll like some of my others. Check them out at:

http://www.instructables.com/member/Giulia+Art

Write me your comments about this project on my youtube video(comments section)!

You can see it somewhere on the top of this step!

Comments

  1. I love making cards and you just helped me realize how many times I want to cut a circle in various sizes and have used a cup or glass to get the “correct” sized circle. This is a much better idea than photocopying a template on paper that you don’t necessarily want to use as the envelope!
    It appears from the photo that the circle cutter is adjustable to various sizes. What are the sizes? I will trot off to my nearest Craft store and get one of those!

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