Lots o’ Laffs

Everyone has a friend or two who is worthy of novelty or amusing greeting, birthday or anniversary cards. There are indeed a lot to choose from. In the ’60s this was one of the popular brands of the day:

 

Charmers006

 

Drawn in the famous Nebbish style, the cards had an easy-going put-down quality that lightly insulted the receiver while showing off the passive aggressive wit of the sender. Here are some that may bring back a memory or two.

 

Charmers003

 

Charmers004Charmers007

 

Charmers002 Charmers005

 


The 2017 PRINT RDA is Now Open.

Enter the most respected competition in graphic design—now open to both pros and students—for a chance to have your work published, win a pass to HOW Design Live, and more. 2017 Judges: Aaron Draplin / Jessica Hische / Pum Lefebure / Ellen LuptonEddie OparaPaula Scher. Student work judges: PRINT editorial & creative director Debbie Millman and PRINT editor-in-chief Zachary Petit.

Enter by the Early Bird Deadline of March 1 and save on all entry fees.

RDA_2017_logos_web_800x200-1

COMMENT