Easter Pop Up Card

Hello fellow KnK-ers!

I know it seems a little early to be sharing an Easter Card but I’m sure it will be here before we know it, I’m certainly looking forward to Spring and the warmer weather it will bring 🙂

I used Make the Cut’s new Popup Card Studio to make the insert for my card today and then designed the card front in Make the Cut, the Cut File for both the insert and the card front is available at the end of today’s post (mtc format only today).

These are the Materials I used:

These are the Zing Settings I used:

  • Blade = Standard
  • Blade Height = 25 post-it notes
  • Offset = 0.30
  • Speed = 10
  • Force = 65
  • Passes = 1

Pic 1. The picture below shows all of the pieces you will need for today’s card. I cut a piece of Worldwin Worldwin Colormates Smooth & Silky Card in half to make a 6 inch square card, all of the other pieces were cut from Worldwin Cutmates Cardstock which I love as it cuts like a dream! As the card insert is quite intricate I definitely recommend Cutmates for this:

Easter Egg Pop Up Card 1

Pic 2. Starting with the card front, I glued the 2 card front layers together and also the 2 sentiment layers:

Easter Egg Pop Up Card 2

Pic 3. Next I adhered all of my scene pieces to the card front panel, they slot together like jigsaw pieces:

Easter Egg Pop Up Card 3

Pic 4. I popped my sentiment into place with some 3d foam pads and the card front is done, I set it aside for attaching to the card base after the insert had been added:

Easter Egg Pop Up Card 4

Pic 5. Moving onto my card insert, I carefully folded along all of the perforated lines until it looked like this:

Easter Egg Pop Up Card 5

Pic 6. I attached double sided tape to just one side of the pop up insert and placed it into the card base, next I added tape to the other side of the insert and closed the card onto it to ensure perfect placement:

Easter Egg Pop Up Card 6

Pic 7. Once the insert has been added to the card I can go ahead and pop the card front onto the card base with 3d foam pads, Here’s how the completed card looks:

Easter Egg Pop Up Card 7

Pic 8. …and here’s how the inside looks:

Easter Egg Pop Up Card 8

If you would like to see more projects I have created with my Zing and access my free cut files you can find my blog here: www.birdscards.com

Here is today’s Cut File:

Easter Pop Up Card

Easter Pop Up Card MTC Cut File by Bird

20 thoughts on “Easter Pop Up Card

  1. Wow oh wow, Bird, your lovely lattice work combined with popups, beautiful, just beautiful!! Thanks for the file and your inspiration!!!

  2. Beautiful, Bird!!! Your cards are always wonderful and your photos so clear and crisp. Thank you for sharing your talents and for the file.

  3. Hi Bird – WOW – another fabulous project, thank you for sharing. I am wondering if there is a way I can convert the cut file to SVG for use in the Silhouette? Thanks very much.

  4. Thank you so much! Your card is beautiful. I’ve not done a pop up before so this should be fun.

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