How to make light up tag book.

Hi, crafty friends!

This is Eiko and I make light up tag book using Chibitronics and Karen Burniston Tag Book Pop-up die.

When you open the tag book, the LED glows.

I will make the parts referring to the picture below.

  • Four yellow tags.
  • Two tags of pattern paper.
  • One tag of yellow foam sheet.

  • Two yellow pop-up mechanism parts.
  • Four yellow pop-up mechanism parts.
  • One yellow hinge part.
  • Two white small tags and square parts.
  • Die cut white cardstock using scalloped frame die.
  • Die cut light green cardstock using grass border die.
  • One yellow pull tab part. (0.5 x 2.5 inch)
  • Three switch parts. (0.5 x 0.5 inch)
  • Six white vellum paper parts.

  • Stamp six bugs onto white cardstock.
  • Color the bugs with Copic markers.
  • Die cut the bugs using the coordinating die.
  • Adhere the grass borders and bugs using adhesive runner.
  • Stamp the sentiment, speech bubble and heart.
  • Adhere the decorative parts onto yellow parts.
  • Cut out the heart and speech bubble using a craft knife.

  • Folding the hinge part along the score line and adhere the hinge part on the tags.
  • Draw a line 1/4 inch from the edge of the tag.
  • Draw a line at the center of the tag.
  • Draw two lines at 1/4 intervals above and below the previous line.
  • Draw a line 1/2 inch from the edge of the pull tab and fold along the line.
  • Put the line drawn on the left tag and the pull tab, and draw a line along the tip of the pull tab.
  • Put the line drawn on the right tag and the pull tab, and draw a line along the tip of the pull tab.
  • Draw a line 1/2 inch from the right line.
  • Cut the slit with 1 mm width with a craft knife.
  • Apply the double-sided tape on the pull tab and adhere it on the tag.

  • Adhere two mechanism parts together.
  • Fold along the score line.
  • Put the decorative parts on the pop-up mechanism part and mark the lights.
  • Mark the position of the Chibitronics.
  • Draw the circuit with a pencil.
  • Draw the slit to pass the copper tape to the back side.
  • Cut the slit using a craft knife.

Adhere the copper tape on the drawing path.

  • At the position of the battery, peel off the release paper, adhere the negative side copper tape, turn it back and cut it.

Make the switch part.

  • Fold square parts in half.
  • Adhere copper tape around it.

  • Adhere the double-sided tape on the switch part.
  • Adhere the pull tab part on the switch part.

Adhere the pattern paper tags on the tag book.

Adhere the copper tape on the drawing path. At the position of the slit leave a long copper tape.

 

  • Adhere the green, red and orange Chibitronics on the mark.
  • Adhere copper tape on the Chibitronics to reinforce.
  • Adhere the conductive fabric tape on the hinge.
  • Adhere the pop-up mechanism part on the tag book.

 

 

Pass the copper tape through the slit.

 

Adhere the copper tape on the drawing path.

  • Place the battery on the copper tape with the positive side up and adhere the positive side copper tape on the battery.
  • Adhere the red and orange Chibitronics on the mark.
  • Adhere copper tape on the Chibitronics to reinforce.
  • Adhere the conductive fabric tape on the T-junction and the hinge.

  • Adhere the yellow washi tape on the hinge.
  • Adhere the foam frame on the tag book.

  • Stamp the speech bubble onto vellum using StazOn Jet Black ink.
  • Adhere vellum paper on the back of the decorative parts.
  • Adhere the yellow washi tape on the hinge.
  • Adhere the decorative parts on the pop-up mechanism part and tag book.

I finished it!

Be sure to check out the whole video tutorial for more details.

And please see my blog for detailed tutorial.

>>>How to make light up tag book.

Thank you for stopping by!

Eiko Uchida

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1 Comment
  1. Kirsty Vittetoe 13 mins ago

    LOVING this!!!!

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