Valentines Cards / January 4, 2019 / Cecelia Montgomery
Good quality Valentine cards look greatly attractive. This special day is known to be about emotions and feelings like sensitive charming romantic humorous and ornate etc. Free e valentines cards can be sent to loved ones family members and friends. On this special day during the middle ages cards were being given as gifts. Greeting cards of Valentine Day gained rapid momentum during sixteenth century. Laces gold leaf flowers satin and perfume sachets were used for decoration purposes and the messages were obviously written by hand. Water colors and colored papers are some of the materials needed for the creation of card. Valentines made for some good old printed cards. But most of the people prefer to express their emotions to their friends and loves with the help of already made cards.
2. Your embellishments. Once again there are literally thousands of Valentines embellishments to choose from. There is everything from stickers to 3D stickers to rub-ons to chipboard to stamped images...the list is endless. You can even make your own with scraps of patterned paper. Whatever you choose make sure it matches your color scheme and is something the recipient of your card will appreciate. If your special someone hates teddy bears and roses do not use them. If you are struggling for Valentine card ideas think about what the recipient loves to do. If he loves to fish perhaps you could use a fishing hook with a heart on the end or if he likes football you could feature a football with a heart in the middle. Featuring your special someones favourite hobbies and activities will help express just how much you care about them.
Choosing your embellishments can be a lot of fun but also a little daunting. The most important thing to remember when choosing the right embellishment for your Valentine card idea is that you are looking for something that will suit your card design and that the recipient of your card will love. Embellishments come in many forms. You can choose from die-cuts stickers epoxy or acrylic stickers three-dimensional stickers chipboard shapes rub-ons buttons sequins ribbons scraps of fabric stamped images brads eyelets snaps or even handmade embellishments you can purchase from other crafters or make yourself. Traditional Valentines card motifs include red love hearts (although why restrict yourself to red?) cupid doves teddy bears and red roses. All of these work well with any Valentine card ideas.