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**Please note: The pictured card is sold out. A new & different but equally awesome design with the same text has been printed & is now available for shipping, photos coming soon.**

Say happy birthday with a cheeky smile with this awesome letterpress card.

Front: "Go shorty, its your birthday." (lyric by 50 cent)
Blank inside.
Back: This has been a Ye Olde Gangster print production.

Printed on fine VanGelder Oud Hollands Papier white paper with deckeled edges, using an antique hand-operated printing press at the Weisensee Kunsthochshule in Berlin, Germany.

Comes with beautifully textured matching VanGelder Oud Hollands Papier envelope with watermark.

June 2011

Format Specs: C6 Size Card (114 × 162 mm / 4.49 × 6.38 in) fits perfectly in accompanying creme B6 Envelope (125 × 176 mm / 4.92 × 6.93 in)

The pictured card is the first letterpress design (now sold out). The paper has been upgraded to the one seen here http://www.etsy.com/listing/76952184/youre-like-a-double-rainbow-handmade and the back of the card now bears the words 'This has been a Ye Olde Gangster print production', which can also be seen in the afforementioned link.

Rejoice in the comfort of knowing you're purchasing a high-quality item, made with care, expertise, and attention to detail from start to finish using only the finest materials.

Made with love the old-fashioned way with hand-set lead type, in a dingy but beautifully lit room on an antique printing press at the Weisensee Kunsthochshule in Berlin, Germany.

If you'd like to save some green and bring THREE of your friends and loved ones joy at the same time, check out this multi-pack deal for $13.25. http://www.etsy.com/listing/47328118/deal-set-of-3-specialized-letterpress

Want a pack of 5 for $23.25? Or a pack of 10 for $45.50? Just convo me or send me an email at melissarachelblack [!at] gmail.com and I'll make you your own listing lickety split.

Your package will be shipped within 3 days (and probably sooner) in a photo-safe mailer.


Go shorty, its your birthday - Handmade Card



  • Handmade item
  • Materials: printmaking ink, paper, letterpress, lead, silkscreen ink, screen
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 174 reviews
  • Favorited by: 76 people