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Sunday, June 24, 2012

Yay! It's your Birthday!

We went to a birthday party the other night and I needed to whip up a card.  (Why don't I have a stash of these ready to go?  Good question!).  I had seen something like this on Karen Burniston's blog and thought the pop up idea would be fun.  I don't have the die she used but this was actually really simple to make.  As luck would have it this card works for the CAS-ual Fridays Pretty in Pink Challenge as well.


Fun, yes?  The "posts" fold into the middle when the card is closed and pop outward as it's opened.  The trick to the mechanism is that the pop up is cut on an angle.  I added a little pizzazz with blue, pink, green and yellow Stickles near the sentiment as well.

This came together really quickly so I'm going to make more of these for sure.  Maybe even get a stash of them. ;)

9 comments:

  1. Wow! What an awesome interactive card. I love it. Thanks for playing with us @ CAS-ual Fridays!

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  2. what an awesome and fun card!! love how it pops up when opening.

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  3. This card is loaded with pizazz! I love pop-ups!

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  4. SO cool! The recipient of this card is going to be SO happy! Just makes me smile... Thanks for playing along with CAS-ual Fridays! :)

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  5. What a fabulous pop-up card, Julie! Thanks so much for stopping by during the Paper Smooches July Release Hop!

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