Love Local: Make Pop-Up Valentines!

LOVE LOCAL: MAKE POP-UP VALENTINES!
SATURDAY, JANUARY 30, 2021
1–2pm CT

In this free virtual workshop, you’ll learn how to make 3 unique pop-up valentine cards to send to your loved ones!

Gather your family and join Minnesota Center for Book Arts Lead Teaching Artist Madeline Garcia for a free virtual workshop! You’ll 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.

A note on materials:

To follow along with the workshop, all participants will need to prepare the following tools and materials. For $10, U.S. residents can also opt to have a materials kit shipped to your home (you will still need to gather your own tools if you order a materials kit).

Materials needed / kits include

Construction paper or cardstock cut to the following dimensions:

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 needed (gather these even if you order a kit!):

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