I’ve got a pop up card idea with all you need to make an amazing surprise. What a great handmade card to send to cheer someone up?! Use your favorite card and this simple addition will turn it into a WOW card!

I've got fun pop up card ideas to show you today.


Pop Up Card Idea You Can Make with an Amazing Surprise | Video Tutorial

A Pop Up Card Idea Video Tutorial

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Here are some simple measurements to help you:

  • Vertical Card Base – 4 ¼” x 11″, score at 5 ½”
            • Vertical Pop-Up Insert – 3 ⅞” x 10 ½”, score at 5 ¼”
  • Horizontal Card Base – 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼”
            • Horizontal Pop-Up Insert – 5 ⅛” x 8″, score at 4″
  • Sideways Card Base – 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼”
            • Sideways Pop-Up Insert – 5 ⅛” x 8″, score at 4″


  • To center the Pop-Up, cut the Pop-Up Inserts the same measurement on each side (i.e. ¾” to 1 ¼”) and always cut down 1″ – score in-between the cuts.
  • If you want the image to sit higher or lower in your card, you can adjust the side to side measurement to fit your pop image.


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Horizontal Pop-Up CardThis pop up card idea is perfect as a birthday surprise

Vertical Pop-Up CardThis pop up card ideas is complete with a heart

Sideways Pop-Up CardNeed a pop up card idea for spring? Try this sweet little lamb.

Over the Top Pop-Up CardThis bright pop up card idea will cheer anyone with all those flowers!

Don’t forget to add the host code XEEGKJCS to you order!

If your order is $30 or more, you earn free gifts from me!

Did you miss any of the other cards in my “Cards that Move” Master Class?

Here are the links to my other cards in the series:

How to Use Dies to Make a Creative Swinging Card – https://wp.me/p2ZBXB-aqY

Make a Pop Out Fun Fold Card That Will WOW Them – https://wp.me/p2ZBXB-awW

Make A Floating Image Greeting Card That Will Outpace All the Others – https://wp.me/p2ZBXB-ayQ

Looking for a special gift idea for co-workers or friends? You are going to love this simple little adaptation to the acetate card boxes to fit the note cards & envelopes. What a PERFECT way to share your art with others? Learn how to create the box and the cards this Thursday on YouTube Live.

Join me THURSDAY, February 25th on YouTube (Connie Stewart) at the time below:

  • 9am pacific time
  • 10am mountain time
  • 11am central time
  • 12pm eastern time

Here’s the magic link – https://youtu.be/V5r5hi4ySe8

Can’t make it? Not to worry, I will post the video here after the Live is over.

Want notifications about my YouTube Premiere events? Click the BELL on my YouTube channel and you will get notifications of when I am on!

PIN IT! Want to save this Pop Up Card Idea? Pin this image to your favorite Pinterest Board!

A pop up card idea to save to pinterest.

And this pop-up card concludes my ‘Cards That Move’ Master Class. I hope you enjoyed the interactive cards I had to share this month. I sure had a blast seeing what I could come up with.

Hey, if you don’t have plans on Thursday, how about joining me on a YouTube Live? There’s something really special when we are all together, creating, and chatting. See you then!


Thank you for shopping with me and for your loyalty to Simply Simple Stamping!  I know there are a lot of demonstrators out there to choose from… THANK YOU for choosing me!  To show my appreciation, I have something special for you!

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Everyone who orders will receive a special hand stamped card from me (will arrive after March 1st)

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