Archive for the ‘Children’s birthday ecards’ Category

Age is just a number; part three

Friday, April 4th, 2014

It is officially Spring. The clocks have gone forward and the days are getting warmer. May your winter blues make way for those debilitating Spring allergies. Aaah pollen. So as you grab for the tissues and try to remain safely within the confines your pollen free walls, take a look at the latest addition to our Katie’s Cards children’s birthday e card with a sneak preview of its first sketch out to the final design.

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For every age specific ecard we create, we get together and come up with an idea that will perfectly appeal to the demographic. So, the idea of astronauts for a 6th birthday ecard was precisely that- an e card that would appeal to the soon to be six year old masses. After all, being an astronaut seemed a pretty solid future career goal- you know, in the future when we didn’t have more important things going on like eating cake and napping.

6th Birthday Astronaut Ecard

6th Birthday Astronaut Ecard

So, for children celebrating their super sixth birthday, we are proud to announce our animated Astronaut ecard offering  a unique birthday ecard that’s out of this world. Don’t forget Easters just around the corner, preschedule your Easter ecards to go out now.

 

Age is Just a Number! Part Deux

Friday, February 28th, 2014

We’re very pleased to announce that we’ve expanded our age-specific range!

Our new designs have been introduced to offer our members more than one option for each age group up to the age of ten, featuring animals and colour schemes to appeal to girls and boys.

For children celebrating their fifth birthday, Katie’s Cards offers a dinosaur themed ecard where different species bob to the music before a big ‘5’ appears in the centre of the frame. Alternatively, senders can choose a design of jumping pigs which is accompanied by a big pink ‘5’ to say ‘Happy Birthday’.

5 birthday boy and girl ecard

We wanted to create at least two options for each age, one which used colours and animals that might be more popular with boys and another that might be preferred by girls. After the popularity of our pink and blue versions of the Cake Game ecard, we thought it would be a good idea to expand our age-specific range in this way.

The Cake Game is an existing interactive ecard from our Birthday category. The platform game involves triggering booby traps to stop the attacking cake monsters attempting to get their hands on the birthday cake. ‘Attack of the Cake Munchers’ has also featured on GameNet where it has achieved over a million plays.

ATTACK OF THE CAKE MUNCHERS

After a few weeks story-boarding and animating, the result gave us designs that are quite versatile. They’re not necessarily just meant for either girls or boys but they achieve what we set out to do – which is offer greater variety for our members to send on that all important milestone birthday.

Check out our other age designs featuring mischievous monkeys and bonny bunnies, plus more in our birthday ecard category.

 

New 6th Birthday Card Soon Available!

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Below is the initial sketch and final design of our new animated ‘Happy 6th Birthday’ card which will soon be available in our birthday ecard collection. We think astronauts are perfect for age 6 as they’re a fun and charming animation that appeals to the age.

Initial sketch 6th birthday card

Initial sketch 6th birthday card

 

Final design soon to join our site

Final design soon to join our site

This wonderful new ecard features two small astronauts, a boy and a girl, floating around in space with their suits on as a happy birthday message is delivered with a huge number six made from a beautiful galaxy of stars. It is the ideal addition for any six year old’s day. Let us know what you think on our facebook!

 

5th Birthday Children’s Ecard

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Updating you all on the latest in our aged 1-10 year old birthday cards. Our 5th birthday ecard has two versions, one for a boy and one for a girl. This makes each card perfectly tailored to suit their needs! Below is the initial sketch of our boys dinosaur card complete with the final design underneath. These dinosaurs are great cute friends for kids to enjoy on their day!

 

Initial Sketch of Dinosaurs Boys Ecard

Initial Sketch of Dinosaurs Boys Ecard

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Below, we have our girls 5th birthday card. This pink and purple colour scheme and chirpy little pigs makes this card ideal!

Five Little Pigs For A 5th Birthday

Five Little Pigs For A 5th Birthday

 

 

Newest preview of Katie’s Cards children’s birthday ecards!

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Ascending up the years, we are now proud to present a preview of our 3rd Birthday Ecard in our age specific collection!  This ecard features three fishy friends delivering a bubbly birthday message.

First pencil sketch of our friendly fish

First pencil sketch of our friendly fish

 

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Finished design of our fishy friends

Here is the first pencil sketch of our friendly fish and its transition into a vivacious ecard that is perfect for any three year old. The yellow, green and pink colour scheme makes this card suitable for both boys and girls. A charming birthday card that will soon be joining the rest of our birthday collection, which you can view here. Stay tuned with us on  www.facebook.com for our next preview.

 

Climbing up the ladder…

Friday, October 11th, 2013

Did you know that over one hundred years ago people started to send birthday cards in England? So out with the old and in with the new, in the 21st century we are now sending electronic greetings. Katie’s Cards presents to you a second taster of the new range of children’s birthday ecards. This time we are targeting the terrible twos!

Here’s a preview of the early stage sketch along with the finished design.

Cute cat early stage sketch

Cute cat early stage sketch

 

2nd Birthday Cute Cat Final Design

Bright and Vibrant 2nd Birthday Cute Cat Final Design

 

This bright orange and red birthday card offers any small child a vibrant way to kick off their special day! This ecard, complete with two cute cats is the perfect way to say happy birthday. What do you think of the second card in our new collection? This card will be joining our birthday ecard collection soon! You can share your thoughts with us on… www.facebook.com

Engage the young ones in your family with our new children’s birthday range!

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Did you know the most cited song in the English language is the Happy Birthday song? If you’re looking for some new ideas for a child’s birthday card, we’ve recently been working on a new range of birthday cards featuring a variety of children’s ages. Whether it be for a girl or boy we know you’ll love them so we thought we’d bring you a preview from an original sketch to the final piece!

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Friendly lion 1st birthday ecard initial design sketch

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A bright and exuberant friendly lion to light up any birthday

 

With a range of different ages up and coming in the next couple of weeks let us know what you think about the designs and keep updated on their progress on… www.facebook.com/Katies.ecards