You can never have too many Pop Up Card Making ideas.. can you?! And there is nothing more special than a 3d Homemade Birthday Card! We made a Pop Up 50th Birthday Card for a friend.. and thought it would make a great set of Milestone Birthday Printables. So we have everything from a 10th Birthday, to a 21st Birthday Card, to the grandpa’s 90th Birthday! All free to download!
This printable makes the perfect A6 card!
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So. Onto today’s pop up Birthday card and free printable!
To make your Pop Up 50th Birthday Card – you will need:
- FULL set of Milestone Birthday Printables – 10th, 16th, 18th, 21st, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, 70th, 80th, 90th – be sure to only select the page you need when printing!
- Printer paper
- A5 card stock folded in half
- Colouring pens/ pencils
- Glue stick
How to make your 50th Birthday Card Pop Up
This pop up birthday card printable uses the W pop up method that we love so much here on Red Ted Art. It is a super simple 3d card making mechanism, that even young children can learn to make.
Begin by colouring and cutting
Print off the card that you need! As mentioned, we made this as a 50th Birthday Card.. but we have all of the following: 10th, 16th, 18th, 20th, 21st, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, 70th, 80th and 90th versions for you to download and print.
Colour in your free download.
Cut out – we left a white rim all around the outside of our wording. I think it looks effective!
Make your special pop up W fold
Take the 50th Birthday Printable and fold in half (see image).
Now fold down the end.
Flip around and repeat on the other side.
When looking at it sideways, you should have a W shape (or M tepending on how you are holding it!).
Glue your pop up 50th Birthday in place
Add glue to the two outside flaps and carefuly glue in place inside your card.
Glue the birthday cake on the front.
Cut out some extra balloons and cupcakes if you wish!
Ta-daaaa! Wasn’t that easy? And so fun.
See ALL our Pop Up Cards here:
Learn more about 50th Birthdays and what they mean here.