Pedestal Pop-Up Card
by Kim Score
Create a unique pop-up card.
- 8-1/2" x 5-1/2" cardstock for base
- 3" x 3" cardstock for pedestal
- Scoreboard or other scoring tool
- Paper Cutter
Fold the 8-1/2" x 5-1/2" cardstock in half to create your card base. Decorate inside of card.
On one side of your 3" x 3" piece of cardstock, score at 1-1/2”. On other side, score at 1/2”.
Cut on 1 1/2" score line up to 1/2" score line. Sharpen scores marks.
Fold pedestal in half on score line. With fold at the top, take top left corner and fold down to bottom edge of pedestal. Sharpen fold
Open piece back up.
Stick finger into top triangular section and push inwards.
Create your pop-up piece.
Fold pop-up piece in half, right sides together. Apply glue to triangular section of pedestal and sandwich flower inside, adhering to glue.
Open piece back up and turn over. Apply strong adhesive to 1/2” wide tabs.
Fold sides of pedestal together slightly to separate at center cut mark. Measure 2" from top of card to center of pedestal. Adhere to card base.
Adhere to card base.
Decorate the card front.
Your card is finished.