Grandpa’s wish for the merriest, happiest year
Darrell signed a Christmas card for our granddaughter Zlata with a wish for a “Merriest Happiest Year” to celebrate her first Christmas and the beginning of a New Year. She is about to crawl, so things will get merry, fast.
We haven’t hand-inscribed Christmas cards for friends and family for years. However, this year we bought some Charlie Brown stamps, sat down with our list, and started writing.
I was charmed when Darrell signed our granddaughter’s note wishing her a “merriest, happiest year,” and thought it a perfect sentiment for all as we begin a New Year.
Darrell gets a little wild when he signs cards. To share the full effect of his signature with you, I scanned it.Â Then traced his ink letters in Illustrator, and added a frame with some embossing in Photoshop.