Space Rocket Pop Up Card

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Here comes a cool, new way to celebrate a special occasion! The Space Rocket Pop Up Card is perfect for you.

There are cool activities like this in my list of Space Activities for Kids, so it’s great to check them out, too.

This 3D Space Rocket Pop Up card pops up into a beautiful space rocket that is sure to amaze and impress your friends and loved ones. It makes for the perfect birthday present, or just because present.

The recipient will be thrilled to receive this one-of-a-kind card that shows a realistic three-dimensional space rocket.

The best part is that it’s really easy to assemble. Just follow the simple instructions and in minutes you will have created an amazing work of art.

Start making your rocket pop upcard today!

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

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What is a pop-up card?

Pop-up cards are a type of greeting card that feature a three-dimensional image or scene. Today, pop-up cards are a popular craft for both kids and adults.

There are many different ways to make a pop-up card, and the possibilities are limited only by the imagination. Whether you’re making a simple birthday card or an elaborate work of art, pop-up cards are always sure to impress.

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How to make a space rocket pop-up card?

Space rockets are always a popular theme with kids, so why not make a space rocket pop-up card with them to surprise someone on a special day?

This easy craft project is perfect for kids of all ages, and it’s a great opportunity to teach about the different ways on how to express their feelings (how they care about other people). After all, making cards are a part of every person’s childhood. That’s how we started learning about through writing and it’s the perfect way to celebrate birthdays.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

List of Supplies for the Space Pop Up Card

Darice GX-2200-06 Core'dinations 50-Piece Card Stock Paper, 8.5Darice GX-2200-06 Core’dinations 50-Piece Card Stock Paper, 8.5Crayola Construction Paper, 240 Count, 2-Pack (total 480 count)Crayola Construction Paper, 240 Count, 2-Pack (total 480 count)ELMERS Craftbond Quick Dry Glue, 4 Oz (E6001)ELMERS Craftbond Quick Dry Glue, 4 Oz (E6001)

 

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

Instructions:

  1. Cut out the pieces for the rocket for the pop-up cars from the “Rocket Template”.
Space Rocket Pop Up Card

2. Attach the pieces of the rocket’s window together. Do the same with the pieces of the flames.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

3. Glue the rocket’s cone on top of the main body.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

4. Then, glue the fins with the rocket.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

5. Now, glue the window on the rocket.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

6. Then, glue the flame on the bottom.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

7. Take note of the size of your rocket and cut out a cardstock paper according to its size. Once ready, fold it in half.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

8. Draw two vertical lines on the closed end of the card, they need to be an equal distance from the borders. Use the help of “Template 2 Card Template”

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

9. Fold the cut-area along the green line on the template.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

10. Fold the part inside the card.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

11. Open the card.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

12. Glue the rocket on the card.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

13. Glue the stars on the background of the card.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

14. Glue the card’s cover, and add some more decorations.

Space Rocket Pop Up Card
Space Rocket Pop Up Card

Space Rocket Pop Up Card

Materials

  • Cardstock paper
  • Craft papers
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Marker pens

Instructions

  1. Cut out the pieces for the rocket for the pop-up cars from the “Rocket Template”.
  2. Attach the pieces of the rocket’s window together. Do the same with the pieces of the flames.
  3. Glue the rocket’s cone on top of the main body.
  4. Then, glue the fins with the rocket.
  5. Now, glue the window on the rocket.
  6. Then, glue the flame on the bottom.
  7. Take note of the size of your rocket and cut out a cardstock paper according to its size. Once ready, fold it in half.
  8. Draw two vertical lines on the closed end of the card, they need to be an equal distance from the borders. Use the help of “Template 2 Card Template”
  9. Fold the cut-area along the green line on the template.
  10. Fold the part inside the card.
  11. Open the card.
  12. Glue the rocket on the card.
  13. Glue the stars on the background of the card.
  14. Glue the card’s cover, and add some more decorations.

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Pop-up cards are still popular, and many people enjoy making them as a craft project. Perfect for those who love the element of surprise.

Download the Space Rocket Template below

Download this template and start making a cool space rocket pop-up card with your kids now.

Print this out to create your own rocket pop up card, the perfect card to give your friend or family member who loves rockets or space.

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