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How to Make Your Own Christmas Card

Whether it's a simple piece of paper scribbled on by a small child or a fancy card decorated with embellishments or made using die-cutting techniques, your own card is a gift in itself and you don't have to be an expert to get started making one.
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Send a Sick Child a Halloween Card for Free

It's no fun for kids to be in hospital, let alone on a holiday like Halloween, but with your help, you can help bring a smile or two to pediatric patients' faces at no cost to yourself and in less than a minute of your time.
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Hallmark Holiday Cards That Help Children in Need

It's never too early to start shopping for Christmas cards and with the new range of Hallmark holiday cards from the charity Jewelers for Children, you can show your support for children in need and help raise much-needed funds at the same time. 
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Keegan the Card Maker

Canadian cowboy-hat-wearing Keegan the card maker is sharing his talent with the world through his range of wonderfully bright and colourful greeting cards...
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My Ultimate Guide to US Greeting Card Companies

I am delighted to bring to you my following list of favourite US card publishers. I have spent many enjoyable hours perusing what they have to offer and I hope you have just as much fun surfing their websites too.
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Artist Interview with Self-Publisher Barbara Hughes

Our next interview is with Barbara Hughes. Barbara is an artist and self-publisher who lives in Pennsylvania and who sells her products at Holistic Lotus in Allentown.
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The Greeting Card Industry: Facts and Figures

If you make your own greeting cards to sell, it's important to know certain details about the greeting card industry, including facts and figures...
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What to Write Inside a Mother's Day Card

Mother's Day is the ideal time to express your love and what better way to do so than with lovely words inside a beautiful card?
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10 of the Most Iconic Hallmark Cards

Everyone has their own favourite greeting card that they have received from a loved one over the years and oftentimes it has the Hallmark Cards stamp on the back... 
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My Top Picks for Amazon Greeting Cards

When it comes to choosing a card there are so many options, but here are my top picks on Amazon, not only a publisher but a life long-long greeting card geek.
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The Fascinating History of Mother's Day

Also known as Mothering Sunday in some countries, this much-loved occasion is our way to celebrate our mothers and mother figures, showing them how much we love and appreciate them, and most of us do so with at least a greeting card...
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Army Officer Christian Blevins is overwhelmed by greeting cards

NEWS: US Army Officer in Moore County has been overwhelmed by the kindness of strangers who have been sending greeting cards in support of his battle against cancer...