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Updates on Greeting Cards and Stationery from Lost Art Design

One Tactic for Staying Sane During Social Distancing? Send Greeting Cards

Mark McKnight

One Tactic for Staying Sane During Social Distancing? Send Greeting Cards

Social Distancing Makes the Heart Grow Fonder... This week, one of our friends let us know that she hadn’t mailed a card since 1982(!) but had just put all four of the greeting cards she recently received as part of our subscription in the mail. Today we find ourselves in a situation almost demanding we send each other cards. Many of us are tired of social media and we’re not allowed to go visit each other. While I’m personally tired of reading phrases like “these unprecedented times,” “these difficult times,” etc., we are in fact living through difficult and unprecedented...

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Our Top 5 Happy Birthday Cards for Men

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Our Top 5 Happy Birthday Cards for Men

Is it just me, or is it difficult to find the perfect greeting card to send for a man’s birthday? It seems like it would be easy, but so many birthday cards are either too sweet and sappy or just a bit goofy. I also don’t prefer the ones that are overly-specific, like “happy fifteenth birthday to my favorite younger brother who’s into soccer!” I mean who can sift through all the crap to find one that works? Not to mention it’s impossible to keep birthday cards like that on hand in a collection to use as needed. I prefer...

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How to Write a Thank You Note & Why You Should

Christopher Lykins

How to Write a Thank You Note & Why You Should

For some, the thank you card is the easiest type of card to write, especially if you have developed a writing routine; for others it may be the most difficult card you write. There are plenty of reasons to write a thank you card: you're thoughtful, you're grateful, you're kind, for instance; but, It’s important to remember that sending thank you notes is considered by many to be a key to success (people remember people who are thoughtful, grateful, and kind—being remembered is helpful in business and in life.) It's easy to get hung up on what to say or to...

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Chattanooga's Five Favorite Christmas Cards

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Chattanooga's Five Favorite Christmas Cards

Merry Christmas! We've just wrapped up a busy year at Lost Art and wanted to share with you our four most popular Christmas Cards, ordered by total sales. We have three Chattanooga Christmas Cards and several others that aren't specific to the Scenic City.  #1: May Your Season Be Merry & Bright   #2: Walnut Street Bridge     #3: Merry Christmas: Mess, Madness Mayhem   #4: Christmas Tree Drawing   #5: Greetings from the Hunter Museum

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2020 January Greeting Card Subscription

Christopher Lykins subscription

2020 January Greeting Card Subscription

Monthly subscriptions keep you ahead of the game with one birthday card, one thank you card, and two (more or less) general cards. This box was sent out in December. It included a thank you card, a birthday card, and two New Years cards: Thank You Greeting Card The holiday season is the season of parties and get-togethers. A card with rosemary is the perfect thank you card for the many holiday dinners you’ve attended. Happy Birthday Greeting Card This birthday card is part of my “not your mother’s flowers” line. I try to pair a beautiful flower with a saying that’s rather biting. Initially,...

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