Pop Up

Purpose: Create a Greeting Card that incorporates at least one pop-up element in your design.

Key Terms:


Resource Sites:



  • You should provide thumbnails and research and a dummy
  • When you send a file to the printer you would provide the following information as well as the dimensions of the die cuts. YOU CAN CREATE YOUR OWN SIZE for this project.
  • Your final file should have text outlines, a .PDF file, global swatches, delete unnecessary objects, a die cut guide layer created with a spot color
  • Should have Glue marked with a circle and an X inside


The design info to send to your printer must be:

(Sample Measurements)


 Trim Size: 6 x 8.5”

Fold to Size: 4.25 x 6”

Bleed Size: 6.25 x 8.75”

Pop‐up Size: 3”H x 5.75”W (max dimensions)

Paper: Card Stock

Envelope Size: A4 – 4.25 x 6.25”

Colors: 4/4 Full Color

Fold Orientation: Horizontal

Fold Type: Half Fold


Student Work Example:

Research Images –






Finished File – 388_CHAO_C_PopUpPages


Photo of Finished Piece:



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