What Valentine’s Day is known for is the sweet nothings people say and the gifts one receives. Most of the gifts you will receive will also come with cards, and it always means more when the card is handmade.
To make a handmade card there are certain things you will need if you want it to look professionally made (or at least something someone would wanna keep on their wall).
First off, you will need to understand your design so that you can buy the proper materials. For a simple card you will need:
To start you will need to figure out what you want to do and the relationship that you’re going to be focusing on. If it’s a relationship with your boss, your sorority sister, your best friend or your significant other, there are appropriate things to say for each relationship, so try to figure out what you’re going to say before you start. Here are examples for each relationship. Feel free to watch the video and then refer below for help if you don’t understand what’s happening in the video.
Use these ideas, or figure something else out for yourself, but if you ever need help, the video will always be here. Hopefully, your significant other or whomever will love your card. Be proud! You did it!
Ariane Jensen is a sophomore writing and linguistics major with a public relations minor at Georgia Southern University. She’s was internationally raised, living places such as Germany and Botswana. She is a quirky person with an empathetic attitude. Her favorite things to do include getting tattoos, writing poems, Netflix, Food Network and listening to soulful music such as Tracy Chapman and Nina Simone. You can find her cozied up on the couch in a onesie, and snacking on Gushers and any other assortment of candy. She is the Life and Style writer for the Reflector.