Introduction: How to Cut Business Cards

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Materials List:
*paper
*paper cutter
*ruler
*pencil

Step 1:

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Make sure handmade paper is flat.  If necessary, weigh down over night to remove waves and bumps.

Step 2:

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Use lines on paper cutter to make straight, even edges on all sides, removing the natural edges.

Step 3:

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A typical business card is 3 1/2" by 2". Use a ruler and light pencil marks to determine the number of cards that can be cut from your paper.

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Line your paper up and cut it into even 2" high strips.

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Now cut vertically to make each card 3 1/2" in length.  The goal is to have as little excess paper as possible.

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