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Dragonfly Pop Up Card

Back again, I’ve never done so many blog posts back to back, but I hope you are enjoying them all?

Today I have this Dragonfly Pop Up Card to show you all.

Dragonfly Pop Up Card

I had fun creating this one and using the Paper Addicts, Paradise Bliss papers.

Paper Addicts Tropical Bliss Pack

These papers are available from Amazon here.

The papers are beautiful, I love this one I’ve used on the front.

Dragonfly Pop Up Card

I used my vegetable scissors to cut the grass effect.

Dragonfly Pop Up Card

You can pick these up from Amazon here.

Vegetable Scissors

I used the Bright Rosa ‘Birthday Words’ dies for the ‘Happy Birthday’ sentiment.

Dragonfly Pop Up Card

This is available from Craft Stash here.

Bright Rosa - Birthday Words Dies

I fussy cut the Dragonflies and wrapped some ribbon around to decorate the front.

Dragonfly Pop Up Card

You can write your message inside but I prefer to have my message on the back.

Dragonfly Pop Up Card

To make this card you will need…

1 piece of 6″ x 12″ coloured card for the card blank.

Score along the 12″ side at 6″

1 piece of 5.3/4 x 11.1/2 white card for the inside.

Score along the 11.1/2 side at 5.3/4.

1 piece of 5″ x 4″ white card for the pop up feature.

Score along the 4″ side at 1/2″, 1.1/2, 2.1/2 & 3.1/2

2 pieces of 5.3/4 x 5.3/4 white card to mat the front and back of the card.

2 piece of 5.1/2 x 5.1/2 patterned paper to layer onto the front and back.

1 piece of 5.1/4 x 5.1/4 white paper for the very back to stamp and write your message.

For the grass effect, you need 2 pieces of 5.3/4 x 3″ and 1 piece of 5″ x 3″

Die cuts or stamped images to decorate the card.

Check out my full tutorial below.

You can make this card any size you like.

I’ve made many different pop-up cards some harder than others and I’ve listed the playlist below.

Thank you for popping by again.

Happy crafting

Sam

xoxo

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8 thoughts on “Dragonfly Pop Up Card

  1. Love love love your designs!!! My friend and I try really hard to duplicate them! Now that in itself is kinda funny! My friend is 80 and I’m 70! I go to her home and we really have a great time! Thank you so much for sharing!!!! You have blessed us!!!! Janet from Surprise , New York

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  2. Hi Samantha! YES! I have been enjoying them all. Sorry not to be commenting, I’ve been very busy and can barely get time to read you in my email but I always Pin each post for future reference. You just amaze me how talented and skilled you are at these! Beautiful work! XOX

  3. Hi Janet, thank you so much for your kind comment. I am picturing two ladies now crafting and having lots of laughs, just as my mum and I do. Happy crafting x

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