Make your own Valentine card

A romantic card that turns into a fabulous pop-up lantern

Surprise your loved one with this unique, easy and fun-to-make card which pops up into a decorative lantern. All you need is a selection of edding 1340 brushpens which are superb for drawing hearts, writing loving phrases or for colouring stamps. For an interesting effect, use several colours to add depth to your stamp.

Valentine's day
Craft your own cards
Fibre and felt pens
Paper, carton and cardboard
Easy peasy
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Products and materials

Other materials

  • Coloured paper cut to size 35 cm x 15 cm (light or pastel colours work best) 
  • Envelope in a corresponding colour to fit a folded card size 16 cm x 15 cm
  • Translucent paper
  • Stamps
  • Decorative paper punch for the border
  • Scissors/knife, metal ruler and paper glue

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