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WORKSHOP: Greeting Card Embellishment

  • Just My Type Letterpress Paperie 501 3rd St Eureka CA United States (map)

$35 per person. REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE, PAY WHEN YOU ARRIVE.

In this workshop, you will learn four techniques to use handmade paper to dress up blank greeting cards. These techniques can also be used for simple bookbinding. 

  • handmade paper affixed to the outside of the card

  • handmade paper affixed by pamphlet stitch

  • precise cutting to make peek-a-boo windows

  • peek-a-boo window + gift card origami envelope

You will leave with 4 completed cards with envelopes, and 6 more card/envelope set to continue with your favorite techniques at home.

MATERIALS PROVIDED:

  • 10 cards - Fabriano Medioevalis Italian cotton paper

  • 10 envelopes - Fabriano Medioevalis Italian cotton paper

  • one 30"x20" sheet of handmade lokta paper

  • one bookbinding needle

PLEASE BRING THESE ITEMS IF YOU HAVE THEM:

  • bone folder

  • X-acto knife

  • cutting mat

  • metal ruler

  • pencil

  • bookbinder's awl


Click here to register:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/greeting-card-embellishment-workshop-tickets-50813592824

Earlier Event: October 6
Arts Alive!