happy birthday wishes to my brother The tradition of sending greeting cards can be traced back to the ancient Chinese. The Chinese used to send messages of
goodwill on the occasion of New Year. Ancient Egypt have contributed to the beginning of the tradition of exchanging cards.
They conveyed their greetings on papyrus scrolls. European exchanged handmade paper cards in the thirteenth century on
occasion of Valentine Day. In Germany printed New Year greetings from woodcuts were used in the thirteenth century. Over the
years, the greetings were being sent on several occasions including birthday.
A person can use either of the two forms to create cards. You can either create printed cards or electronic cards. A printed
card is a great fun to create. There are several types of birthday printed cards. You can use the standard format which is
rectangular shaped. The front page has space for decorations and in the inside page you can pen down your verses. You can use
ribbons and draw different designs and patterns on the front page. One can make use of the verses of poems or simply pen down
thoughts on the birthday of the loved one. A person can also insert a memorable photograph of the receiver in the front page.
You can also send an electronic card through your email. A person can make use of a variety of birthday card template to
design a birthday card. You can choose from several colors and customize the size and shape of the card. Some templates allow
you to upload any personal photograph to make the occasion memorable. These ideas enable you to wish birthday to someone
special in a creative manner.