How to make a Mandala pop-up card

Mandala card template

This is an article on how to make a Mandala pop-up card. This pop-up card will surprise recipients because the Mandala inside moves when the card opens. This card is more meaningful if it’s made with your own hands. Let’s grab craft tools and get started.


  • 6 sheets of A4 card stock 250gsm (1 red, 1 light blue, and 1 light pink, 1 green, 1 light green, 1 orange).
  • Cricut machine or a craft knife
  • Glue
  • Double-sided tape
  • Mandala card template (Download here)
Tools and materials to make a mandala card

Please note, that we recommend using a Cricut machine to cut out the pop-up card template. There are many small details in the template. Therefore, you can cut out these small details if you use Cricut machine.
In case you don’t have Cricut machine, you can use a craft knife. You need to print the template and cut it along the template line. Hand-cut requires patience when cutting small details.


If you wonder where you can download the Mandala card template, please download it here. This is a paid template (only 4.5 $). After your payment is confirmed, there is a page including a link to download the template. You can also go to your email inbox to find the link. If you have any issues or questions, please feel free to ask here.

You will receive a ZIP folder with the cutting file in the following formats:

  • SVG – Scalable Vector Graphics – for Silhouette Designer Edition, Cricut Explore, Corel Draw, Adobe Suite, Inkspace (can be used with many different cutting programs, including Cricut Design Space)
  • PDF – Adobe PDF (print this file for hand cutting)
  • PNG (Transparent Background)

If you don’t know how to extract the file, please watch the tutorial video here


After preparing some craft tools and downloading the Mandala card template, it’s time to make the card. There are two steps to making the card.

  • Step 1: Assembly Mandala to the base of the card
  • Step 2: Stick the base to the cover of the card

Here is a step-by-step tutorial on how to make the Mandala pop-up card. If you have any difficulty or questions, don’t forget to leave us your message here.

How to make a Mandala pop-up card

I hope this tutorial helps you make a unique card on your own. Please share with us how your experience with the Mandala card template.

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