Favorite Recipes Book

Designed By: Laurel Pollard
Skill Level (1-5): 2
Time to Complete: 30 Minutes


Create this vintage style book to save all your Grandma’s favorite recipes!

Step 1: Cut a piece of patterned paper from the 12″ x 12″ Paper Pad to 2 3/4” x 7”. Holding the Art-C “Iron Border” Brass Template in place on the patterned paper, apply Art-C “Silver” Molding Paste with a palette knife over template and scrape away excess to create stencil. Set aside to dry completely. Clean template and palette knife with warm water.

Step 2: Trim the 12″ x 12″ patterned paper to 12” x 7”. Use a corner round paper punch on each corner. Score across the middle of the paper and fold across score line. Set aside.

Step 3: Cut a piece of patterned paper from the 12″ x 12″ Paper Pad to 6” x 4”.

Step 4: Cut a piece of patterned paper from the 12″ x 12″ Paper Pad to 3” x 7”. Glue stenciled paper to the top, 1/4” from the right. Set aside.

Step 5: Design and print sentiment on neutral cardstock. Trim to 2 ¼” x 3”

Step 5: Assemble by gluing 6” x 4” patterned paper across the card, 3/4” from the bottom. Add the stenciled paper, along the left edge of the card. Finish positioning and attaching the custom graphic.

What You Need

  • #22272 Art-C Iron Border Brass Template
  • #23881 Art-C Black & White Molding Paste

Other Supplies

  • Your Favorite 12″ x 12″ Patterned Paper Pad
  • Paper Trimmer
  • Round Corner Punch
  • Scoring Board and Bone Folder
  • Palette Knife
  • Cardstock
  • Adhesive
  • Printed Message