Today, I'll show you how to personalize a Birthday Card because it's fun and it makes your handmade cards oh so special. But, we'll also tackle your how to make guy cards question and we'll learn the Eclipse Technique for card making. I guess you could say that today's blog post is a Triple.
The Eclipse Technique is a a technique that you will use again and again. You can use it to make personalized cards like I did for Joe's birthday card. You can also use it to say anything that you want. You can also use the Eclipse Technique using other shapes. It's not exclusive to letters and numbers. Watch the my Learn How to Do the Eclipse Technique YouTube Video below to learn more.
Find out more about the Hugs Eclipse Card here.
3 Tips & Tricks for Making Guy Cards
KEEP IT SIMPLE, Guys don't like a lot of foo-f00
Choose guy colors
Use masculine designer paper or masculine stamp. Today, I went with the True Gentleman Designer Paper and a gender neutral stamp set called Picture Perfect Birthday.
Bonus Tip that works with both guys and gals. Let them know that they are important to you. A personalized card is a great way to single your fellows out.
Using letter or number dies is a wonderful way to personalize your handmade cards. Say exactly what you want to say. I love to hear from you. Leave me a comment at the bottom of this post. Did you find today's blog post helpful? What kinds of post would you like to see in the future here at Stamping Country?
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