Oh What Fun, might be the name of the paper packet used but it's also very apt for these interactive sliding pop-up cards.
My children are too old, for large wrapped presents under the tree. Well that is unless we buy them a car, and that's not going to happen any time soon! They're also very picky with what they like. Which leaves us with... gift cards.
It can be pretty boring to receive a gift card. It's like "Yay! money to get my favourite make-up pallet, oh wait shops are shut, Doh!"
So this year I'm jazzing up the gift cards to sit among smaller gifts under the tree.
Interactive cards are so much fun to make and watch the faces of the recipient opening it up and figuring out how it works. Then usually turning it around a few times to work out how you made it!
Lucky for you I've written some instructions.
Double lucky for you if you have a Cricut, and use Design Space, because I created a cut file which makes it even easier to make these sliding pop-up cards.
Feels like Christmas already doesn't it !
I taught these in a class earlier this week and got a resounding "thumbs up" from all who attended. They cant wait to make more for all the kids, and adults getting gift cards.
Okay, I think I've teased you all long enough...
Click the button for the "how to" video, instructions and cut file!
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I've been crafting for as long as I can remember. My father was a printer, bookbinder and finisher so we always had access to plenty of paper and learned the... (...read more)