How to make light up sliding scooter card.

Hi, crafty friends!

This is Eiko. I make light up sliding scooter card using Chibitronics and Lawn Fawn stamps and dies.

When you pull the tab, the scooter slides and the heart glows.

I will make the parts referring to the picture below.

  • 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches red cardstock.
  • 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches stella remix pattern paper.
  • Die cut pattern paper and white cardstock with 4 x 5 1/4 inches Outside in Stitched Rectangle die.
  • Die cut cilantro cardstock with grassy hillside borders die.
  • Two pull tab parts.
  • Die cut the paper with small tab and sleeve dies.
  • Small white vellum part.
  • Stamp the sentiment on black cardstock, embossed with white embossing powder and die cut with small extra sentiment banner die.
  • Stamp the desk, bunny, fox, scooter, speech bubble, sitting mouse, heart wand, bottle, and small hearts onto white cardstock. Color the parts with Copic markers and die cut with coordinating die.
  • Die cut pattern paper and white cardstock with the Let’s Toast Pull Tab Add-On elements see picture for placement.
  • Place the slit die 1 1/4 inches from the bottom and 3 1/2 inches from the right.

Place the parts on the pattern paper, make a hole at the heart position.

  • Put the cover panel on white cardstock and mark the lights with a pencil.
  • Mark the position of the Chibitronics and the battery.
  • Draw the circuit with a pencil.
  • Apply the double-sided tape on the battery place.
  • Stick the copper tape on the pre-drawn path.
  • At the battery place, peel off the release paper, stick the negative side copper tape, fold it back and cut it.
  • Stick the positive side copper tape.
  • At the position of the battery leave the positive side copper tape about 1 inch and cut it.
  • Place the battery on the copper tape with positive side facing up and stick the positive side copper tape on the battery.
  • Attach the red LED to the copper tape, over the outline.
  • Stick short copper tape on the edges of the LED to reinforce.
  • Cut off the flap one of the pull tab parts and make it T-shape.
  • Make a switch with T-shaped pull tab part.
  • Fold the flap along the crease.
  • Insert the flap into the slit and place the switch at the top end of the slit.
  • Mark the position of the copper tape.
  • Remove the switch part from the slit and stick the copper tape on the mark.
  • Fold the flap along the crease.

Re-insert the switch part into the slit and test the LEDs turn on.

  • Assemble the sleeve.
  • Fold the sleeve along the crease.
  • Attach tape glue to the center of the back side of the sleeve.
  • Pass the sleeve through the back side of the pull tab and stick it on the circuit card base.
  • Attach tape glue to another pull tab part.
  • Stick two pull tab parts together.
  • Attach the tape glue inside the tab of the sleeve.
  • Stick them together so as to wrap around the pull tab.
  • Stick the foam tape around the entire edge of the circuit card base.
  • Stick vellum paper on the back of the cover panel.
  • Insert the switch part into the slit of the cover panel.
  • Stick the cover panel to the card base.
  • Stick the speech bubble, fox and scooter parts on the cover panel.
  • Stick the small part on top of the pull tab.

Stick small rectangular part on the flap.

  • Make the cover panel.
  • Stick bunny and scooter parts on the flap of the pull tab.
  • Decorate the hearts, heart wand, bottle and speech bubble with prisma glitter.
  • Stick other parts on the cover panel using thin foam tape.
  • Stick the rainbow pattern paper on the folded red cardstock.
  • Stick the cover panel on the card base.

I finished it!

When you pull the tab, the scooter slides and the heart glows.

Thank yo for stopping by!

Eiko Uchida

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How to make light up sliding scooter card.
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