Learn how to make a cute note card set, incl. envelopes and hand sewn pocket folder

Nina Vangerow, Artist, Book Lover, Stationery Addict

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12 Videos (33m)
    • Intro

      1:26
    • Tools and Materials

      2:30
    • Cutting the Cards

      1:19
    • Embellishing the Cards

      5:57
    • Cutting the Envelope

      2:23
    • Finishing the Envelope

      1:54
    • Cutting the Pocket Folder

      1:27
    • Sewing the Pocket Folder

      3:32
    • Embroidery Option One

      4:10
    • Embroidery Option Two

      3:19
    • Folder Closure Options

      4:27
    • Class Project

      0:45

About This Class

In this class you will be learning how to make a beautiful note card set, including personalised cards, envelopes and a cute hand sewn paper pocket folder. 

I am going to show you how to cut and personalise your note cards from simple card stock, create envelopes from maps, gift warp paper, book or magazine pages and make a super cute pocket folder, which is hand sewn and tied with a pretty ribbon. If you want to go the extra mile, you can even add a little paper embroidered motif.

I really want to get into a habit of writing more cards and letters this year. Do you want to join me in  sending more "happy mail" to friends and family?

Are you looking for a last minute hand made gift for someone special? Then why not join me in this fun and easy to follow project.

Looking forward to seeing you in my class.

PS

Check out the Class Notes for the templates and list of tools and materials.  As I live in the UK, I'm using  A4 paper, so you might need to adjust your cards if you are using letter sized paper. Oh, and I'm afraid I work in cm not inches, so you might need to ask Dr Google for converting the measurements. 

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Great class and a lovely project to make gifts
These are so pretty! The instructions were so clear and I loved the suggestions for different variations at the end. Great class!
Great class, Nina. Love your ideas and enjoyed seeing your process!
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Nina Vangerow

Artist, Book Lover, Stationery Addict

Hi,

my name is Nina Vangerow and I'm  self taught artist and teacher and live in a small town in rural Wales, UK with my teenage son and out little terrier Mimi.

Under the name of The Forgotten Bookshop Girl I'm working as a mixed media artist, rebind old books turning  them into notebooks, create vintage style Travelers Notebook inserts, work with various forms of image transfers and love working with materials that would normally have ended up in the landfill...

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