Extreme Cards and Papercrafting: Easter Pop Up Card

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Feb 24, 2008

Easter Pop Up Card

Here's the second prototype. I decided to make it with real paper in case it came out okay! I still want to try a Faberge-like design. The picture inside the egg and the egg fold together. Pop up fully open. Here is a pattern for the egg pieces. The egg mechanism is called a closed tent. I highly recommend David Carter's book Elements of Pop Up to see these basic mechanisms in action. There are working models built right into the book!


Mel M. M. M. said...

Sweet! Love the pop-up element. It's so playful :0) Mel

j said...

wow good looking pop up card!

Mima said...

Hola Carol
What lovely 3D pop ups, and awesome tutorials. Thanks for sharing, Mima

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