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A Bouquet of Flowers
What I love about this project is that it's 7 flowers and this Valentine's day will be my 7th Valentine's Day with my boyfriend!

Posted by PinkWeeds from Omaha, Nebraska, United States • Published See PinkWeeds's 173 projects »
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  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 1
    Step 1

    To make your flowers you'll need about 4 sheets of the paper of your choice.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 2
    Step 2

    Fold your paper in half.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 3
    Step 3

    Cut down the line of the fold so you have two equal pieces.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 4
    Step 4

    Take one half of your pieces and fold it in half length wise.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 5
    Step 5

    Then fold it in half length wise again.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 6
    Step 6

    Take one corner and fold it in towards the center fold.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 7
    Step 7

    Turn your paper around and fold the other corner to the center fold.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 8
    Step 8

    Next take one of your flaps and fold it away from the center fold.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 9
    Step 9

    Next take your scissors and cut a curve along the fold you just made.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 10
    Step 10

    Unfold your last fold and continue to cut your curve using your fold as a pattern.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 11
    Step 11

    This is what you should have when finished cutting.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 12
    Step 12

    Open up your folds and you should have the start of your flower.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 13
    Step 13

    Cut out one of the petals of your flower.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 14
    Step 14

    If you like you can color or decorate your flowers now.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 15
    Step 15

    X marks the spot where you should put a dab of glue or what I found works best- a small piece of double stick tape (I used the kind you get for scrapbooking)

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 16
    Step 16

    Glue or tape your flower together so you have six petals.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 17
    Step 17

    Repeat that process until you have 7 flowers!

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 18
    Step 18

    Take your first flower and place your tape or glue where the 3 X's are marked.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 19
    Step 19

    Cover your left X with another flower like shown.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 20
    Step 20

    Repeat on the right side.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 21
    Step 21

    The two flowers you just placed down should have tape on the places that are marked as well.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 22
    Step 22

    Place a 4th flower on the center top so it should cover 3 of your Xs. That center flower should also have Xs on all 3 petals.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 23
    Step 23

    Cover the left side with a flower the same as you had before.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 24
    Step 24

    Repeat on the right side.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 25
    Step 25

    Place your final flower on top.

    You should have a fan-like shape.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 26
    Step 26

    Next get your card ready.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 27
    Step 27

    Next place your a piece of tape on the very center petal. Its very important you do not tape anywhere but where I have indicated on all the flowers!

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 28
    Step 28

    Place inside your card and close your card pressing down where your tape is. Repeat on the other side.

  • How to make a pop up card. 3 D Valentine's Day Card - Step 29
    Step 29

    Open up your card and you should have a 3D bouquet of flowers!

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Annie A.
Annie A.
AMAZING! :O
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
Love pop up cards and poppies, so i love your card very much.
well done sooo lovely and nice!!!
great tute you've made !!! thank you for all your effords and sharing;-D
have a great valentine day;-D xxx
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