Assembling pop-ups can be challenging since there is often so much precision required. I wanted to find an easy-to-make pop-up card that would look cute, take very little time to make, and would be uncomplicated enough that children could enjoy making it. After looking at some of the books on my shelf, I found a design that I could modify and make into a simple heart pop-up card. This is what I came up with:
To make this card you will need the following:
Heavy stock paper (1 sheet)
Lightweight paper of a different color (1 sheet)
A pair of scissors
Glitter, stickers etc..
To begin the pop-up card, fold your heavy card stock in half. Run your thumbnail down the fold. This will be the spine of your card, so you want it to have a crisp edge. On the folded edge, draw half of a heart shape in pencil. Now draw a horizontal line halfway through your heart and across the length of the card. Erase the horizontal line from within the heart. You should be left with a shape like this: