Classic Paper Techniques for Greeting Cards & Gifts


  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ North Light Books (2005)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 128 pages
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 21.59 x 1.27 x 27.94 cm

Some things just never go out of style – like these 10 timeless paper techniques for creating beautiful cards and gifts. Alisa Harkless illustrates each one step-by-step, then shows you how to create 25 stunning projects, everything from greeting cards and gift boxes to framed art pieces.

You’ll create elegant paper projects every time using techniques such as:

  • Dry embossing
  • Quilling
  • Paper piercing
  • Overlay stenciling
  • Paper casting
  • Tea bag folding
  • Paper quilting

And more!

You’ll also find great ideas for using embellishments like metal charms, ribbons, gold leaf, wire and more, plus detailed information on papercrafting tools and supplies.

Whether you’re new to papercrafting or just want to get back to basics, Classic Paper Techniques for Greeting Cards & Gifts provides an endless supply of creative possibilities. As new.