How to Make a DIY Mother's Day Pop-Up Card

May 4, 2017 | Comment





Supplies Needed:

  • Minnesota Lottery Scratch Tickets ($1, $2, $3 and $5 tickets recommended)
  • Glue Stick
  • Tape
  • Scissors or Xacto Knife
  • Cardstock
  • Writing Utensil
  • Pop-Up Card Template (Optional: Printed on Cardstock)

 

Instructions:

  • Cut template in half vertically. (See below for template to print or instruction on how to make your own)
  • Cut the second vertical piece in half along the dotted line. (Discard Extra piece)
  • Fold top and bottom down on the dotted lines. Then fold the cut half along the dotted lines.
  • Cut a 9” x 2” strip of cardstock or scrapbook paper to create the band
  • Decorate the band. (optional)
  • Slide the smaller of the two halves under the band so that the shorter half is popping up.
  • Apply glue to the center of the band and fold down the tab sticking the two parts to together.
  • Match the 2” ends of the glued piece and the larger cut half.
  • Fold down both 2” tabs and apply a piece of tape to attach them together.
  • Fold the new 2” tab over so that it overlaps the other.
  • Apply glue to both band tabs, fold over one, and then the other.
  • Fold the ticket slot up so that it is sitting vertically.
  • Slide ticket(s) into slot.
  • Personalize the card.
  • Fold top and bottom flaps to close the card.
  • Seal with sticker or tape.

 

Download Printable Template

 

Create Your Own Template

Starting with an 8.5” x 11” piece of card stock vertically, measure over 4 ¼” and draw a line straight down.  This is your center line.

How to Make a DIY Mother's Day Pop-Up Card

Measure down 2” from the top on both sides and make a horizontal line across the paper.

How to Make a DIY Mother's Day Pop-Up Card

On the left side, measure down 6 1/8” from the previous line and draw a line over to the center.

How to Make a DIY Mother's Day Pop-Up Card

On the right side, measure down 4” from the previous line and draw a line over to the center. 

How to Make a DIY Mother's Day Pop-Up Card


Customize the Card with Embellishments

The card is easy to customize! Add embellishments like cut-outs, stickers, patterned paper, and a combination of different Minnesota Lottery scratch tickets!

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