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a pop up card full of flowers and a honey bee

Workshop for Ages 11-14: Paper Engineering

Youth/Teen Workshop Series for Ages 11 - 14

February 6, 2021

Explore the engineering and design behind pop up cards.

Pop up cards can range from simple to complex, but they all bring a fun surprise to the receiver. In this live workshop, we'll learn the engineering behind the magic. A few basic strategies, some experimentation, and a clever pun is all you need!

Supplies for this workshop will be shipped after you register.

please also have these items on hand:

  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Eraser


Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh believes that cost should never be a barrier to inspiring kindness, joy, creativity and curiosity.  We offer a sliding ticket price model to accommodate all learners.

Please review our sliding scale model and select the amount that suits you and your family best.

  • I can pay it forward: $30.00
  • I can pay: $15.00
  • I can pay $0.00

registration deadline is january 26, 2021.

register here

Teen/youth workshops are generously supported by the Howmet Aerospace Foundation.