How to Design a Retro Christmas Postcard in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingCall me old-fashioned, but there’s nothing nicer than receiving a thoughtful card in the mail, especially during the holidays. So we’re going to create a fun, retro postcard that you can actually get printed (or buy blank cards and print yourself) to send to far-away family and friends.We’ll be using Illustrator’s built-in drawing tools to create simple vector illustrations and giving our design some mid-century flair with retro fonts and inky textures. Alternatively, if you'd like to speed up and simplify the process, you can pick up some ready-made, retro-style ornaments and Christmas tree vectors. (Read more...)