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Jul 7, 2009

Window Style Pop Up Card

tree pop up card

This pop up card, is window (or flat box) style, a mechanism well used by Tracy Chong and Willem Boning.

The scherenschnitte tree pattern is from paper cutters.

tree pop up card

It looked a little Christmas-in-July to me, so I went with it. For the outside I used striped paper I had left over from last year's cards.

tree pop up card

Cleaning up the tracing took a long time, so I'm going to make you guys work a little for the pattern. :) Let's say I get...um...how about 15 comments... on this post and I'll add a link to download the cutting files for free. Maybe I flatter myself?

That was fast! Here they are:
GSD file
DXF file
PDF file
SVG made by Alice at Cute Cutz. Thanks!

tree pop up card

How about this Halloween verison made by Maureen?

halloween window pop up card