When you put the effort in to make
a card yourself with online card creators it shows you care
enough to personalize your message to someone special to
With easy to use online editors and a few basic techniques,
you can create a wide range of unique cards by varying
shapes, colors, and decorative details.
Use these editors to make pop-ups in cards or, add animation
and sound. Make a card and decorate it with glitter and
sparkling animations along with an inscribed message to
brighten the day of your recipient.
Card In 10 Steps
1. Use appropriate software or a good online creator.
2. Pick the right greeting card format - funny,
serious, oversized, top fold, side fold, personalized, think
ahead to get the right mood.
3. Set up a greeting card style. most online sites
have a wizard to help with the style of greeting card you
want based on the purpose.
4. Choose graphics and features. cartoon, modern, 50s
or 60s, serious, fun. Mix images that share a similar style
to keep the card uniform.
5. Modify and adjust the images. Simple changes to
size and color can make images work better in your greeting
card. Try not to make it look cluttered.
6. Select a font and style. Stick with one or two
type faces. Using too many different fonts will make your
card distracting and less
Arrange your text and graphics. Not every inch of your page,
has to be filled with clip art or text. Keep it uncluttered
so that it is easy to read.
8. Create a even and consistent look. Keep a
consistent look and feel with similar colors and an even
grid layout. Organizing your card so that it flows well will
improve the all-around look.
9. Add a credit line for your creativity. When you
make a card it's your masterpiece, add yourself as design
author on the back of the card. Let them know you put your
time into it.
Proof read before you print or email your greeting card.
Double check before putting your creation on expensive photo
paper or sending it off to the recipient. Use spell check...