Love Local: Make Pop-Up Valentines

LOVE LOCAL: MAKE POP-UP VALENTINES!

Learn how to make 3 unique pop-up valentine cards to send to your loved ones! Fun and accessible to many developmental levels, this hour-long workshop is open to all ages. Families can choose to work together or side-by-side to create their valentines.

Note: This is a recording of a live workshop offered on Saturday, January 30, 2021, in lieu of MCBA’s annual Love Local open house. Ahead of the live event, we made kits of pre-cut paper available for sale. While we are no longer selling pre-cut paper, we have provided dimensions below so you can prep your own!

MATERIALS NEEDED
To follow along with the workshop, all participants will need to prepare the construction paper or card stock cut to the following dimensions, along with the tools below:

Flower Bouquet Card
1x 5 ½ x 8 ½ in. 1x 5 ¼ x 8 ¼ in.

Nesting Accordion Card
1x 4 ½ x 11 in. 1x 4 ½ x 7 in.

LOVE V-fold Card
1x 5 ½ x 8 ½ in. 1x 3 ½ x 7 in.

Tools
Bone folder or alternative (popsicle stick, spoon)
Scissors
Pencil
Glue stick
Ruler
Waste sheets for gluing
Additional scrap paper to decorate your cards