Business course in Wedding & Event Stationery

Instructor:  Nadia Solomon
Course Dates: Open-ended
Enrollment Dates: Enroll Anytime
Who can Enroll: Students are added by instructors.
Course Language: English
Price:  R1,500.00 R750.00

About the Course

Business course in Wedding & Event Stationery

ABOUT THE COURSE
This course will guide you through the process of choosing the appropriate materials and tools, making a variety of cards for any occasion. At the end of this Course, you’ll be able to identify various styles of invitations and the pieces suited for a wedding or an event.
Below are some ideas that will be covered in the course.

Tools required to get started
Introduction to various papers, weight and textures
Introducing the different types of adhesives used for paper and accessories
Handmade envelopes and basic paper folding
Assembling of various wedding invitations
Basic layered invitations
The use of ribbons, accessories and tying of different types of bows
Introduction to different types of stationery needed for wedding and events
Marketing yourself
portfolio setup
font formatting and basic designs

Course Structure

  • 1.0 Welcome
  • 1.1 Introduction
  • 1.2 Skills you need to succeed
  • 1.3 KEY REQUIREMENTS FOR YOUR START UP
  • 2.1 INTRODUCTION TO VARIOUS WEDDING STATIONERY REQUIRED FOR A WEDDING
  • 2.2: BASIC CARD MAKING TOOLS TO GET STARTED
  • 2.3: INTRODUCTION TO VARIOUS PAPERS, WEIGHT AND TEXTURES:
  • 2.4 THE TYPES OF ADHESIVE OPTIONS FOR YOUR INVITATIONS
  • 2.5: DIFFERENT TYPES OF RIBBON & TRIMMING OPTIONS
  • 2.6 TYPES OF EMBELLISHMENTS AND ACCESSORIES SUITABLE FOR WEDDING INVITATIONS
  • 2.7 PAPER SIZES AND BASIC PAPER FOLDING
  • 2.8 HANDMADE ENVELOPES AND POCKETS
  • 2.9 BASIC LAYERING OF INVITATIONS
  • 2.10: FINISHING
  • 3.1 INTRODUCTION TO SOFTWARE SUITABLE FOR STATIONERY DESIGN, TYPESET & ARTWORK PREPARATION
  • 3.2 Typeset & artwork preparation
  • 3.3 Typesetting using Microsoft word
  • 4.1 MACHINES & EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS
  • 4.2 Paper cutters and Trimmers
  • 4.3 INTRO TO DIE CUTTING AND EMBOSSING MACHINES

Instructors

Nadia Solomon
Nadia Isaacs
Entrepreneur, Business Accountant and consultant who is crazy enough to run an online business or two. I've started a couple of businesses in the last 10 years, some were successful, others were total failures. All the lessons I've learned on how to make things happen I am now sharing with ...