h1is003c ~ Desk Blotter and New Orleans
Required tools and
- X-acto knife and fresh
- A thin metal
straight-edge ruler. Make clean creases by pressing
against edge of the ruler.
- Cutting mat
- Detailing scissors
- Glue stick
- Fast-grab, quick-dry
white craft glue that dries clear
- Small piece of aluminum
foil to use as a glue pot
- Artist's paint brush to
- Small black
1. Fold the large blotter piece
carefully against a straight-edge along all four sides. Glue in
place so that you end up with a rectangle with finished edges.
2. Fold a corner piece at the 3
points as indicated. You will end with a triangular piece. Repeat
for all 3 remaining corners.
3. Slip a corner piece onto the
flat corner of the blotter piece. Glue in place. Do the same for
New Orleans Personal Diary and
Book Version 4 photo tutorial
for the same construction as this diary.