Oct 06 2009

Pop-Up Ornament

Stampin Up Four the Holidays

This card will pop-up out of the envelope and delight the recipient! 

I had made a card similar to this for Valentines Day with the heart punch and as soon as I saw the ornament punch I knew I needed to make a Christmas version.

To start, I folded Pretty in Pink cardstock in half and stamped my greeting along the bottom with Gold Encore ink. This greeting is one of four in the Holiday Mini stamp set – Four the Holidays, $18.95, #116921, page 19. 

Next, I punched a scallop edge on Whisper White cardstock and layered Soft Suede and Christmas Cocoa Designer Series Paper on top.  I glued a piece of Soft Suede ribbon to the back of the card and wrapped gold cord around the ribbon several times and knotted it underneath.  


Stampin' Up! Ornament Punch

 To make the pop-up ornament, I punched 8 ornaments from the Christmas Cocoa dsp. Each ornament was folded in half. Then I glued the ornaments to one another by attaching a folded half to the folded half of the next ornament. The completed pop-up ornament was glued onto a punched piece of soft suede cardstock to give it more stability. I tied gold cord around the top of the ornament and glued the end of the cord to the back of the layered cardstock pieces of Whisper White and Pretty in Pink. Using dimensionals, I layered this piece onto another layered piece of Soft Suede and Christmas Cocoa.


Stampin' Up! pop-up card


This card will fit into an envelope. Here I used a clear envelope to show how it looks folded.   





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Stamps:   Four the Holidays (116921)

Inks:   Gold Encore Pad

Papers:   Soft Suede, Pretty in Pink, Whisper White, Christmas Cocoa Designer Series Paper

Punches:   Ornament, Scallop Edge

Other:   Gold Cord, Soft Suede Ribbon, Dimensionals   


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Stampin' Up! Four the Holidays

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6 comments so far

6 Responses to “Pop-Up Ornament”

  1. Patti Leeon 06 Oct 2009 at 11:51 pm

    I thought I would leave a comment on your blog here – love your ornament card……….I will have to CASE it for a swap. Thank you for sharing this – love your lay out, too.

  2. Paula Jensenon 07 Oct 2009 at 10:22 am

    Shut UP! Darlene that is the cutest idea EVER, I will be making one very soon. Great job!

  3. Jennifer Reynardon 07 Oct 2009 at 2:44 pm

    Oh my gosh, this is so cute. Have to try it and perhaps it will

    give me an excuse to use of my “store”of paper!LOL

  4. Kristinon 09 Nov 2009 at 7:57 pm

    Wow!! This is awesome! I’ve seen these types of cards before but yours is truly outstanding! Your color choices and extra details really make it special! TFS!

  5. […] I made a similar card a couple of years ago using the Ornament Punch (119847) and lots of punches. See it here.   […]

  6. Rosemary Hafneron 20 Aug 2012 at 9:31 am

    Thank you so much for sharing how to make the ornaments. I know I can do them now that I have instructions.
    Thank you again.

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