Wedding/Event Stationery & Invitations Course

As the first impression of a Wedding or Event is created by an impactful Save the Date and Invitation, The SA School of Weddings has designed this Course in conjunction with highly reputable stationery Compnay calle The Crazy Lemon and many others of this calibre. This Course is not only for someone wanting to provide element for Weddings and Events but open other possiblities to various business opportunities. 

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Wedding Stationery 
  •  Different types of stationery applicable to a Wedding or Event.
  • Tool required – included a basic kit of for the course.
  • Basic Graphic Design with Corel Draw

o  Font Suggestions 

o  How to download and install fonts

o  Learning the in’s and outs of designing with Corel Draw

o  Designing Digital Save the dates

o  PC Layouts and Formatting

  • Websites & Wedding or Event Websites 

o  Setting up domains

o  Setting up customized email addresses

o  Setting-up and managing RSVP tracking for a wedding or event

o  Tips and guidelines to creating your own business website

  • Silhouette Cameo

o  Designing & working with Silhouette Cameo program

o  Setting up the cutting machine and using different materials 

o  Understanding the registration marks

o  Learning how to cut vinyl stickers

o  Creating customised T-shirts

o  Various customisable applications 

  •  Laser Cutting 

o  Demonstrations

o  Designing and setting-up for laser cuttings

o  Various laser cut projects

  •   Types of Glues, Tapes and Papers
  • Hand made envelopes and basic paper folding

o  Different paper sizes and envelope designs

o  Scoring & layering techniques

o  Making of different envelopes 

  •   Save the Dates

o  Basic Design techniques

o  Different ideas for Save the Dates

o  Creating Digital Save the Dates

  • Assembling of different menus 
  •  Different types of invitations
  • Making of different seating plans
  • Wedding favors
  • Name cards, Table numbers and Serviette detail
  • Personalising the stationery
  • Order of service design
  •  Unity Candles
  • Delivery timing
  • Costing for your products
  • The use of stamps and wax seal
  •  The use of ribbons and tying of different types of bows
  •  The use accessories 
  • Making of small gift boxes and bags
  • Printing and formatting techniques 
  • Marketing yourself
  • Social Media
  • Cost of running a stationery business
  • Business Basics
  • Dealing with a client
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Quoting for your services
  •  Handling sample/ mock-up meetings
  • Building a portfolio

Intensive Full Time Course

6 Full Days (9am to 4pm)

Next Course: 23 -28 September 2019 

Limited to 10 people in a class

Monday – Saturday 

Support

The SA School of Weddings provides students who require assistance at any stage after the completion of the course. Students are able to bounce ideas around and seek guidance for years to come.

Certification

Once course is complete you will receive a Certificate of Attendance from The SA School of Weddinsg.