DIY Pop-up Rainbow Card

To celebrate our 20th Birthday here at Sizzix, I wanted to share with you a fun, interactive, DIY card that would be perfect for any upcoming celebration; Pop-up Rainbow Card!

You will need...

  1. Trim a piece of folded Sizzix Primrose Cardstock to 4.13" x 5.5" (10.5cm x 14 cm) and a folded piece of Ballet Slipper Cardstock slightly smaller at 5" x 4.9" (10 cm x 12.5cm).
Step 1 to make the DIY Rainbow Card

2. Layer the Ballet Slipper card inside the Primrose Card and adhere using a Sizzix Adhesive Roller.

Step 2 to make the DIY Rainbow Card

3. Die cut the Rainbow Die 5 times from Hibiscus, Cherry Blossom, Primrose, Mint Julep and Mermaid Kiss Sizzix Cardstock.

Step 3. Die Cut the Rainbow Die.

4. Use the Hibiscus rainbow as a base and trim each arch of the rainbow from a different color, adhering them with glue to the hibiscus rainbow. Make sure to leave the top arch as the Hibiscus color and work your way down until the smallest arch is Mermaid Kiss.

Step 4 Glue the Rainbow.

5. Trim four pieces of white cardstock to 2.7" x 0.9" (7.5cm x 2.5cm) and fold them twice to create a 3-sided square.

Step 5 - Trim your White Cardstock

6. Slot two of the folded pieces of cardstock together and adhere, using Sizzix Express Glue, to create a square. Do this with each folded strip so you have two squares.

Step 6 - Adhere your cardstock using Sizzix Express Glue

7. Using glue adhere one side of the squares to the back the rainbow at the bottom on either side of the arch.

Step 7 - Adhere your cardstock squares to the back of the rainbow

8. Apply glue to two other sides of the square (bottom and side) and press them into the fold the card so that the fold of the square slots into the fold of the pink layered card.

Step 8 - Adhere your Rainbow to the card.

9. Die Cut three hearts from Rose Gold Glitter Cardstock using the basic shapes Die Set and adhere onto the card where you see fit using Sizzix Foam Tape.

Step 9 - Die Cut Three Hearts

10. Trim two pieces of rose gold glitter cardstock to roughly 12cm x 0.5cm and adhere them along the bottom of the cherry blossom card using glue.

Step 10 - Adhere your Card.

11. Stamp the sentiment of your choice in the top corner using black ink to finish it off.

Step 10 - Stamp your Sentiment
The Finished Sizzix DIY Rainbow Pop Out Card!

Voila! Your Sizzix DIY Pop-up Rainbow Card is complete - a stunning, colourful masterpiece!

Thank you for reading our Sizzix Blog and following how to craft your own DIY blog Pop-up Rainbow Card. We love to see your creations! Share your makes with us using the hashtag #mymakingstory!

Crafted by Sizzix Designer Alexis Trimble

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