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My name is Nona and I've been an avid knitter and paper crafter for over a decade. In July of 2015, I opened a yarn shop in Edmonds, WA with my mom. It's called All Wound Up, and we hope that you ...

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'Thrifty 30' Card Workshop

from Nona Pearl Creations
(8) Name: 'Paper Crafts : 'Thrifty 30' Card Workshop
'Thrifty 30' Card Workshop

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cut paper using a template
  • use stamps

Pattern Description:

Are you on a budget? Do you have limited crafting supplies? Do you want to make a TON of cards to have on hand for any occasion? Do you want to make these cards quickly - say in one 2-3 hour session?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this workshop is for you! With just a few sheets of cardstock and patterned paper, you can make 30 cards!

I've used Close To My Heart supplies, but this workshop can be adjusted to use ANY paper you like, and ANY stamps you like!

The template includes 6 color pages that include detailed cutting templates, written instructions, and photos.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • makes 30 cards in the standard A2 size, 5 each in 6 designs


  • 6 sheets coordinating patterned paper
  • 4 sheets of colored cardstock
  • 2 sheets of white or cream cardstock
  • coordinating stamps and ink colors
  • border strips or stickers
  • 30 card bases/envelopes in A2 size (4.25x5.5)

You Will Also Need:

  • paper trimmer, scissors
  • strong adhesive
  • any additional embellishments (as desired)