Creating a custom holiday greeting card, whether for you personally or for your business, can be a challenge. You want a design that stands out while expressing your unique style.
Personal Holiday Greeting Cards
For a personal holiday card design it’s easy to draw inspiration from your lifestyle, hobbies, interests, your kids, pets and family.
A fun and unique holiday card design can be achieved by using a family photo. To add a personal touch and creative flair, try an unusual pose or setting for your holiday card photo. Venture beyond the traditional family by the Christmas tree or posed family portrait for your card.
If you are computer savvy and know how to use Photoshop or other photo editing software, you can create some imaginative holiday card designs with photo effects. Full Color Printing Resources has links to several clever and innovative Photoshop photo effects tutorials in their article Creative Ideas for Personal Custom Holiday Greeting Cards.
Of course, the design possibilities are endless. The point is to explore your personal holiday card design options for maximum creativity. Your greeting cards are a personal expression uniquely characterizing you and your family that recipients are sure to enjoy.
Business Holiday Greeting Cards
Custom Designed Business Holiday Greeting cards are an excellent marketing tool that allows you to promote your business but also connect with current and potential customers on a more personal level.
Creating a holiday greeting card for your business is much different than a personal one you send to family and friends. The message speaks not only about you, but your entire company so it is important to be careful how your craft your message. Think about exactly what you want to communicate in your card and don’t be afraid to get feedback from colleagues during the creative process.
They type of business you are in can also help determine the style or message of your holiday greeting card. Think about ways you could incorporate your company’s services or products into a clever holiday card design.
Once you have your well-designed holiday card, be sure to enlist the services of an excellent printing company such as Print It Fast Online to provide you with the high quality printing your custom holiday greeting cards deserve. Refer to our Design Guide for file creation production tips and use one of our Greeting Card templates to ensure accuracy of your greeting card art file.