10 OCT - Box Making For Beginners (Hinged Box) - Online ZOOM Class
DATE: 10th October 2020
TIME: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Sydney/Melbourne time
CLASS FORMAT: Live online class via ZOOM
LEVEL: This is a beginner-friendly class and does not require any knowledge.
LANGUAGE: Workshops for all levels in ENGLISH language
This one-day class will meet for 2 hours on the 10th October. The ZOOM session will be recorded. If you are unable to watch live, you may still take the class. Links for the videos will be sent to you after class has ended and expire in 1 week.
This workshop is tailored for crafters who are interested to learn how to make a hinged box by using decorative papers, glue, etc. No prior experience is required, just lots of patience and enthusiasm.
During this online class, we will be making a small hinged box (the box size is approx 11cm x 4cm x 7.5cm). After the class, you will be able to continue making boxes in different sizes using the same technique.
You will learn how to make a box from scratch. There will be lots of cutting involved using a cutter/blade, cutter mat and a steel ruler. An email will be sent to your registered email address 2-3 days prior to the class, including:
- PDF handout
- The class ZOOM link
- A short video (approx 10 mins) about board cutting preparation
The class will predominantly consist of teacher demonstrations and explanations across two hours, and you will be able to follow along each step of the way. If you are unable to work along during the class, you can follow along and the recording will be available to review later.
Supply List (excluded from the class fee)
- Box boards
- Sharp cutting blade and extra blades
- Scalpel #3 handle and #11 blade
- Sharp scissors
- PVA glue
Decorative papers (Marbling paper, Chiyogami paper or Lokta paper)
- Cheap brush for applying glue
- Bone folder
- Paper towel
- Old magazine/newspaper
- Steel ruler (at least 30cm)
- Cutting mat (minimum A3 size)
We have created a small kit that includes the box boards and decorative papers, which will be enough for you to create one box according to the tutor's cutting dimensions and instructions.
If you are from the US, Canada, Europe, etc, You may also purchase supplies from John Neal Books - www.johnnealbooks.com
- WORKSHOP FEES ARE STRICTLY NON-REFUNDABLE regardless of personal circumstances changing after booking.