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Paper Source is a unique paper and gift retailer. More than just a retail store, they also offer in-person opportunities, including:

DIY Inspiration Board
Alexandria, Fairfax, & Reston | July 202017
Join in a Craft Social to mingle with pals and create your very own DIY Inspiration Board! A fantastic way to display personal goals, inspiration, mantras, and gratitude, you’ll get to craft your very own board using decorative papers, enclosure pockets, cork panels and more. Refreshments will be served, featuring an exclusive “beauty water” recipe by Jolene Hart, author of the Eat Pretty series!

Creative Hand Lettering Workshop
Fairfax | July 29, 2017
Learn the art of hand lettering! This beginner class will teach lettering basics, proportions, three different fonts, how to mix styles and ways to add embellishments. You will spend time practicing in your workbook and try your new skills on a greeting card.

DIY Invitations Workshop
Reston | July 29, 2017
Learn the essentials of DIY invitations. In this workshop, you will gain an understanding of paper types, printer compatibility, and the anatomy of an invitation suite. After laying the foundation with these requisites, explore a wide range of card design techniques in a hands-on crafting session. This time will include stamping, heat embossing, digital cutting, letterpress, and more. Also, find out how to create a complete, polished look with simple details like envelope liners, fine paper sashes, and envelope addressing tips. You will leave the class with all of your practice pieces and guidance on how to apply the methods from this workshop in different ways to get the style you want.

Dressed-Up Envelopes Workshop
Alexandria | July 29, 2017
Whether you are getting your invitations custom printed or making them yourself, this class will show you how to bring extra sophistication to your suite by upgrading your envelopes with DIY touches.

Creative Journaling Workshop
Alexandria, Fairfax, & Reston | August 5, 2017
Jump on the “bullet journal” train with this Creative Journaling Workshop! Learn how to combine your planner, diary, to-do lists, and sketch pad into one visually-inspiring, customized book! This class will teach the bullet method along with fun ways to decorate your pages utilizing stamps, washi tape, creative layouts, hand lettering, and more! A journal will be provided with the class.

Geodes & Gems Card-Making Workshop
Alexandria, Fairfax, & Reston | August 17, 2017
Make a set of stationery that shines bright! Capture the beauty of geodes, gemstones, and butterflies when you create these multifaceted cards with pop-up features and gilded touches.

Disclaimer/Terms: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.

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