Paper Novelty Maker

Make paper candy and nut cups and miscellaneous paper novelties.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Paper Novelty Makers do?

Makes paper candy and nut cups and miscellaneous paper novelties, such as hats, placecards, and party favors: Cuts out paper with scissors, using samples or patterns as guides. Folds and pleats paper by hand. Pastes parts together. May use sewing machine to pleat and stitch parts together to form completed item. May originate new designs.

Should I be a Paper Novelty Maker?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Bracelet Maker, Novelty, Brooch Maker, Novelty, Novelty-Chain Maker, Novelty Maker, Paper-Cone Maker, Paperer

    How to become a Paper Novelty Maker

    Paper Novelty Makers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Paper Novelty Maker-related education!
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