Wedding Anniversary Greetings – How Can That Small Piece of Cardboard be so Intimidating? Not again! Once again you are faced with that blank intimidating white space on the wedding anniversary greeting card. I’m sure you know exactly the spot I mean. That spot right underneath the preprinted poem or verse. That spot where everyone expects you to write something. That spot that is only less than two-inches tall but seems as large as a small throw rug when the time comes to fill it with your own thoughts. I call that spot the Bermuda Rectangle.
Well to put it simple when we assess a wedding anniversary invitation we think (on a conscious or subconscious level) of our emotions in the relationship and it just so happens that each emotion can be linked to a particular color.
A New Creative Responsibility – With the advent of these customizable cards, the creative responsibility has returned to us. Now, we have the freedom to design the card we want. But with freedom also comes responsibility. We are now responsible for making the card ”good”. And the most difficult task for many of us is writing the prose on the inside of the card. Fortunately there are resources available to help us with this task.
The newer and modern types include a colored background that might look good as a invitation if the author of the invitation can combine two or more colors effectively so as to be eye pleasing and to give the message that you want to send. These types of wedding anniversary invitations tend to be a more modern approach to the subject and since their combination of colors are endless I will not discuss them here.
A bespoke poem. Have a poem written just for her. Add flourish by adding a special photograph alongside it. Have the whole thing framed attractively. It’s your ode to all her many wonderful qualities that made you fall in love with her.