DIY Greeting Cards with Pointed Pen

What’s better than a handwritten note? A handmade card!

piecescalligraphy // greeting card in pointed pen

I just finished my largest order ever, a set of 25 greeting cards! The cards were written with pointed pen, specifically a Zebra G nib and Sumi ink. The cards were white smooth A2 cards & envelopes.

Here’s a close up of each card!

piecescalligraphy // greeting card in pointed pen

I love these motivational quotes.

piecescalligraphy // greeting card in pointed pen

So much so that I am very close to making them into larger prints!!!

piecescalligraphy // greeting card in pointed pen

You know, in my spare time… 🙂 🙂

piecescalligraphy // greeting card in pointed pen

What do you think? Which one’s your favorite? Let me know below!!!

piecescalligraphy // greeting card in pointed pen

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How to Personalize a Gift Card [DIY]

Need quick and easy ideas for last-minute Christmas gifts?

It’s the final stretch for Christmas and if you’re like me, you’re running out of time and patience. How about…

Gift cards!

They’re easy, they’re simple, there’s no (required) wrapping involved!

While I don’t love giving out gift cards because they can seem impersonal, it makes a lot of sense to let the recipient pick out something he or she would actually like. Plus, grocery and craft stores carry gift cards, so you don’t even have to visit each store!

Personalize gift cards

If you want to put a nice touch on your gift card and you’re feeling a little crafty, check out these easy do-it-yourself (DIY) ideas!

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