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Tip explains how to make blank watercolor postcards.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Aug 1994 (v.11#8) pg. 2A

A streamlined approach to producing a batch of watercolor hand-painted note cards.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jan 1996 (v.13#1) pg. 38

Tatted decorations for note paper. Instructions for poinsettia and a wreath.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1980 (v.58#9) pg. 96, 150

Quick-as-a-snip paper collages. Wall hangings and cards you can make. Includes pattern for an old-fashioned front porch scene and a lakeside & sailboats scene. Also includes instructions for seven different notecards.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1981 (v.59#6) pg. 44

How to make handmade and marbleized papers from construction and art papers. Projects made from the paper include striped vase, bas-relief columns, folded-paper flower, marbleized stationery, handmade-paper quilt block, marbleized bowl and cookie cutter sculpture.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1992 (v.70#7) pg. 103

Stationery objects. How to turn plain papers into fine handmade stationery through the use of embossing and cutting, stamps, and piercing.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1993 (v.71#8) pg. 46

Fragrant handmade items. (1) Scented note paper. (2) Flavored vinegars. (3) Ballet skirt lampshade from handmade paper with scented ring on the light bulb.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1997 (v.75#2) pg. 39

Spatter-paint stationery.
BOYS' LIFE Jan 1970 (v.60#1) pg. 62

Pressed flower notepaper. Describes how to press flowers, ferns and grasses and mount them in plastic on a sheet of notepaper.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1992 (v.76#5) pg. 20

Marbleized stationery is made by blotting inexpensive note paper and envelopes with food coloring.
CRAFTS Feb 1994 (v.17#2) pg. 24

Mock quilt stationery set. A stationery box, address book and note paper are decorated with no-sew quilt motifs.
CRAFTS Sep 1994 (v.17#9) pg. 38, 51

Handmade notecards feature four different butterfly images drawn with colored pencils.
CRAFTS Sep 1994 (v.17#9) pg. 74, 51

Children's "Thanks" notepaper is decorated with tiny thumbprints.
CRAFTS Jan 1995 (v.18#1) pg. 56, 43

How to make colorful notecards with rubber stamps and watercolor markers.
CRAFTS May 1997 (v.20#5) pg. 38

Embossed rubber stamping. Stamped images are sprinkled with metallic embossing powder and fused with a heat source. Leaf shapes are embossed on a bookmark, stationery and picture mat.
CRAFTS Sep 1997 (v.20#9) pg. 76

Fanciful flower notecards combine ribbon embroidery and dried flowers.
CRAFTS May 1998 (v.21#5) pg. 42

A collection of sea and boat motif projects. (1) Nautical note cards and box. Heart-shaped papier-mache box is stenciled with a sailboat, stars and a wave motif. Lighthouses, anchor and ship's wheel motifs are stenciled on craft paper cards and envelopes.(2) Sail boats for display are cut from pine. Nautical-print sails are suspended from dowel masts. (3) Stack 'em Up Lighthouse is created from six round papier-mache boxes in graduated sizes. Bottom box is painted to resemble a rock base. The next four are painted with white brick motifs, bands of red and windows. The smallest box, topped with a split wooden ball and flag, is painted to resemble a light with railing.
CRAFTS Jun-Jul 1999 (v.22#5) pg. 28, Insert

Make your own greeting cards and note paper. Some tips.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #81 Jun 1981 (v.7#9) pg. 21

Feather stationery. How to decorate stationery with pieces of feather glued onto the paper. May be arranged in shapes of butterflies, insects, etc.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #94 Aug 1983 (v.8#10) pg. 36

Easy way to make pressed flower note cards.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #99 Jun 1984 (v.9#3) pg. 44

Make a calico-lined basket and matching stenciled stationery.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #106 Aug 1985 (v.9#10) pg. 45

How to make photo postcards.
DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY Dec 1981 (v.3#8) pg. 60

Promoting yourself with graphics. How to make photographic business cards, advertisements, stationery, greeting cards, etc.
DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY Jul-Aug 1982 (v.4#5) pg. 52

How to decorate your own stationary. Techniques described include collage, thumb prints, stamped initials and spool prints.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS May 1974 (v.4#7) pg. 70

How to make your own stationery using linoleum block printing techniques.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1976 (v.6#10) pg. 38

How to make cards and stationery with pressed flowers, foliage and tiny seashell decorations.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Mar 1977 (v.8#2) pg. 20

How to decorate note paper with tatted flowers.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1977 (v.8#6) pg. 12B

Paper punch dot projects include stationary, bookmarks, gift tags, place cards and stamp folders.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jun 1978 (v.9#5) pg. 26

How to make maps into envelopes.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1978 (v.9#6) pg. 24

Nature Print stationery is printed by using assorted foliage as stamps.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1978 (v.9#6) pg. 33, 76

How to design personalized stationery with original artwork and transfer letters that is suitable to be printed.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1978 (v.9#10) pg. 14

How to decorate plain notepaper with a child's art using felt tip pens.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1978 (v.9#10) pg. 62

Pressed-flower notepaper.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1980 (v.11#6) pg. 13

Apple motif is painted on a wooden pen set, stationery sheets and envelopes.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Sep-Oct 1995 (v.22#5) pg. 48

Three techniques for decorating stationery, invitations and greeting cards. (1) Rubber stamps. (2) Rub-on transfers. (3) Pressed flowers.
FLOWER & GARDEN [CRAFTS EDITION] Mar-Apr 1997 (v.41#2) pg. 50

The fine art of rubber stamping. How to create a set of stationery.
FLOWER & GARDEN [CRAFTS EDITION] Jan-Feb 1998 (v.42#1) pg. 23

The language of flowers updated for the 1990s. Instructions for making a Valentine's Day bouquet for a sweetheart and for making a notecard decorated with pressed flowers.
GARDEN GATE #13 Feb 1997 pg. 22

Mola notecards made from origami paper. Three traditional designs.
HANDMADE #14 May-Jun 1984 pg. 26, 80

Padding trays used to glue-up note pads.
INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION Oct 1981 (v.70#7) pg. 32

Thumb-print note pads. Six design ideas.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Spring 1978 (v.23#1) pg. 84

"Patchwork" bunny postcards for Easter greetings.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1987 (v.32#2) pg. 60

Leaf stationery. Decorate note paper and envelopes by pressing a leaf onto an ink pad and then transfering the image to paper. May also use painted leaves.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1987 (v.32#4) pg. 67

How to build a silk screen frame and make your own silk-screened note cards.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #72 Nov-Dec 1981 pg. 68

Make your own colorful stationery using a technique similar to marbleizing paper.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #73 Jan-Feb 1982 pg. 83

Tips on making and selling hand-stenciled note paper.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #120 Nov-Dec 1989 pg. 24

How to turn photographs into photo note cards.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1973 (v.140#5) pg. 84C

Making photo business cards and photo note paper using scraps of photo paper.
SHUTTERBUG #295 Apr 1995 (v.24#6) pg. 60

How to print note cards using sandpaper colored with crayons. The colored wax is ironed onto newsprint which is then cut into decorative shapes and glued to note cards or writing paper.
SUNSET Sep 1979 (v.163#3) pg. 121

How children can make their own stationery from original drawings using colored paper and a photocopy machine.
SUNSET Jan 1982 (v.168#1) pg. 86

Tip suggests machine embroidering notepaper.
THREADS #38 Dec 1991-Jan 1992 pg. 18

Real-wood postcards or greeting cards made from thin stock (1/16") can actually be mailed.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #30 Nov 1992 (v.5#6) pg. 30

Notepaper sets are decorated with press-on stickers.
WOMAN'S DAY Sep 1 1978 (v.41#14) pg. 97, 162

How to personalize stationary using an inked stamp pad and rubber stamps you make yourself.
WOMAN'S DAY Jun 10 1980 (v.43#11) pg. 142

Hand-decorated stationery with stencil patterns.
WOMAN'S DAY Aug 1 1984 (v.47#13) pg. 95, 121

How to make decorative notepaper and bookmarks using pressed flowers.
WORKBASKET Jan 1981 (v.46#3) pg. 63

Trapunto note papers. Purchased stationary and envelopes are decorated with scraps of fabric and trims.
WORKBASKET April 1986 (v.51#6) pg. 14

Personalize plain stationery by adding pierced-work or punch-work designs. Seven patterns are included.
WORKBASKET May 1989 (v.54#7) pg. 44

Tip shows how to make autumn notecards with rubbings of leaves.
WORKBASKET Aug-Sep 1993 (v.58#6) pg. 58