Robert Sabuda is one of my favorite artists. We have several of his pop-up books and they are amazing. He creates intricate scenes that come to life when you open the pages of his books. These books are more than books, they are art. And art should be displayed. So here’s the solution I came up with. I use a plate stand. This one happens to be from the happiest place on earth, hence the Mickey Mouse ears. It reminds us of another favorite artist. The plate stand is sitting on our mantle, and I change out the book or the scene every now and then. At Christmas I put out one of the Christmas Sabuda books. There’s a great patriotic book that I use around 4th of July, and several story books that I use all year.

The Chronicles of Narnia


The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Wizard of Oz

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland


America the Beautiful


Are you a fan of pop-up books? If you collect them, how do you display them?

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2 Responses to How to Display Pop-Up Books

  1. These books look absolutely fabulous, i need to get some for my son he’d love them. Thank you for sharing.

    • Betsy says:

      Maria, they are really cool books for anyone, but for people with artistic/engineering abilities they are especially inspiring. Once you see them you don’t want to close them!

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