Envelope Folding Tutorial with Echo Park Paper 1


Make matching cards and A2 envelopes with Echo Park patterned paper and Tombow Permanent Adhesive Plus.

A2 Envelope Folding Tutorial with Echo Park Paper

Hi friends, it’s Natalie from Doodlecraft showing you how to fold an A2 envelope. Make matching cards and envelopes with darling patterned paper from Echo Park Paper Company. Card making is my favorite paper craft.

A2 is the standard size for a half sheet of paper folded in half (or a quarter sheet). Knowing how to fold an A2 envelope is a great skill for all those last minute gifts, greeting cards, party invitations or fun mail just because.

Handmade cards and envelopes in A2 standard size made with Echo Park paper and Tombow Permanent Adhesive Plus.

Echo Park has a fabulous line of patterned papers. They are double sided and perfect for card and envelope making. This Little Lumberjack Collection Kit is absolutely adorable.

Little Lumberjack Echo Park Paper

Supplies Needed for Folding Envelope:

Double sided paper

MONO Adhesive + Permanent 

Scoring tool

MONO Graph Mechanical Pencil

Ruler

Scissors

Supplies needed for making A2 envelopes and matching cards

Begin by cutting the paper into an 8 inch square. Then mark the half way point (4″) on each of the four sides.

How to make an envelope with Echo Park paper

Next, use the ruler to line up 2 of the marks on the diagonal. Then, use the scoring tool to score the paper. Repeat this process on the opposite side as well.

How to make an envelope with Echo Park paper

Then, fold in the paper on the score lines.

How to make an envelope with Echo Park paper

Now, mark the paper of the folded edge, half an inch down from the corner.

How to make an envelope with Echo Park paper

Repeat for the other side and score across from mark to mark.

How to make an envelope with Echo Park paper

Repeat the process for the opposite side of the envelope. Then, fold the flaps up and down across the score lines.

How to make an A2 envelope with Echo Park paper

Now, open up the envelope and cut out notches on each of the four sides.

Cut out the notches of the paper envelope

Now, use the Tombow MONO Permanent Adhesive Plus and run some adhesive along the bottom edge of the side flaps.

Use the adhesive roller to adhere the sides of the envelope to the bottom flap.

Then, fold up the bottom flap and press onto the adhesive firmly.

Folding a standard A2 envelope out of double sided scrapbook paper

Now, make some cards to match! Cut a piece of the Echo Park Paper to 4.25 X 5.5 inches and use the MONO Adhesive + Permanent to tape the paper to a folded half piece of cardstock.

Make matching cards to go with the envelopes made with Little Lumberjack paper from Echo Park

Write on the inside of the card and slip it into the envelope. Seal the envelope with one of the Little Lumberjack Stickers.

Close the envelope with an embellishment or sticker from the Echo Park paper pack.

These cute and custom envelopes are perfect for party invites, birthday cards or just because. Use a white mailing sticker on the face of the envelope to add an address. Finish it off with some fun hand lettering for the perfect happy mail!

How to make an A2 envelope with Echo Park paper

The double sided paper is the perfect surprise when opening the envelope.

A2 envelope folding tutorial using Echo Park Little Lumberjack patterned papers and Tombow MONO Adhesive roller

Trust me, your recipient will love these!

A2 envelopes and matching cards made with Echo Park patterned paper and Tombow Permanent Adhesive plus roller.


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