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Sunday, 13 December 2015

Wreath Christmas Cards


As we missed Blogmas day 12, here is the first of two today! And it's a crafty one! As I really like wreaths at the moment, I wanted to incorporate our blog logo into a card design this year, and I thought I'd show you how I did it.


1. First, I did a few paintings on some water colour paper of leaves, flowers and vines.


2. Using Photoshop, I then arranged them into a wreath shape, layered them up and played with the colours!




3. As typography has been huge this year, I downloaded a cool font, and played with the sizing in the wreath.



4. Now comes the cards! I bought a pack of 50 brown cards and envelopes, which you can get in stationary shops and online.



5. I then printed out the wreaths, plus some personalised messages, and stuck them on/in the cards.






And here's the finished product!



Who else likes to make their own cards?




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