DIY Valentine’s Day card

Logan Ferrell

Kelli Slater and Riley Jamo

Surprise your family, friends, and loved ones with this homemade pop-up heart card. Don’t know how to do it? Follow these steps to impress your crush.



2 different colors of paper

Writing utensils




Step 1: Cut one piece of paper in half and then fold that in half.

Step 2: Trace half of a heart on the creased side of the folded paper. Then cut it out, but not all the way, leaving about a centimeter on each side so the heart is still attached to the paper.

Step 3: Fold the 2nd piece of paper hamburger style

Step 4: Then open your folded heart paper and push your heart out towards you.

Step 5: Then open your hamburger style paper and align the creases of the two papers.

Step 6: Glue the smaller paper to the bigger paper, leaving the heart unglued.

Step 7: Add fun designs and sayings to show how much you love your loved ones.