Floral Card using Marvy Uchida Punch

Floral Card

Floral Card

Fantastico y muchas gracias!!!

Muchas Gracias

Muchas Gracias

A spanish greeting card set is the perfect thank you gift or hostess gift if you have a bilingual spanish/english friend.  Sure they can find cards with english sentiments but have you ever tried to find a card with the sentiment in spanish?  You can make these cards even if you don’t speak the language.  There are on line translating services such as google translate orbablefish you can use.    When creating these cards I wanted to use really fin fonts too.  So I went to Duetica.com and played around until I got just the look I wanted.  Their fonts are interchangeable – there are so many styles in every font.  ( I copied this next part from their site) Unlike tradtional fonts,Duetica fonts give you lots of lettering styles to choose from for each and every letter, which you select quickly and easily as you type.  To create the spanish greeting card set I used some of my favorite papers.  These papers and rub-ons are 4 years old and from Frances Meyer.  I still have a few sheets of each left and  only use them on special projects.  I also used Marvy Uchida Punches.  I hope you enjoyed this variation on the typical sentiments.

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About nikimeiners

Friend, Wife, Mom and an all around crafty old soul. Artist, Writer, Creative Director and Style Maker. Lover of old, fond of the new. Craver of excitement, establisher of the calm. My website http://365daysofcrafts.com Bio- Growing up in a small mid-western town, Niki Meiners was surrounded by a modest, resourceful and very entrepreneurial family. Her simple upbringing spurred her "Can do" attitude and gave her the confidence to try any challenge placed before her. She knew there was more out there than just her small town and set off after high school to explore the world. It was through these travels that she discovered her love of art and her desire to make the world a prettier place. It was not until she suffered a paralyzing illness that she realized she wanted to reconsider her corporate career as a Chief Paper Pusher, and her thoughts immediately turned to her first passion, art. In 2003 she began an odyssey that would take her from product design to publication and everywhere in between. She is known for her distinctive, high quality creations that feature a diverse mix of styles and highly creative approach to even the smallest detail. Niki is an Idea Architect, easily outlining every project from concept to completion. Her creations are simultaneously beautiful and functional and her in depth knowledge of the industry allows her to produce projects with a specific understanding of both the consumers and the manufacturers. This knowledge has allowed her work to be featured in the industries leading craft and lifestyle publications and manufacturers’ websites. nikimeiners at gmail.com
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2 Responses to Floral Card using Marvy Uchida Punch

  1. I love this! it’s totally fresh and cute!

  2. Love the Spanish card! Really like the font you used here

    http://www.mel-designs.typepad.com

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