Gift Cards

14th November, 2014. 5:08pm

The Daily Prompt’s By Hand asks:

What’s the best present you’ve ever received that was handmade by the giver, not store-bought? Tell us what made it so special.

When I was a kid, I used to give cards that I made myself. Whenever there’s an occasion, I would always dedicate some time making a card using a bond paper, some colored pens and colors, and whatever else I have at the moment. Before I share one of the best gifts I have ever received that was handmade by the giver, I wanted to share one of my own doing. It was a card I gave my Mom on Mother’s Day of the year 1997:

*I know. Don’t judge my grammar and spelling errors. It’s the thought that counts, you know! Continue reading