HappyFinchStudio

Quirky & nerdy letterpress greeting cards

Tustin, California On Etsy since 2017

1,046 Sales | 5 out of 5 stars

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HappyFinchStudio

Quirky & nerdy letterpress greeting cards

Tustin, California | 1,046 Sales

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Announcement    New holiday cards will be listed and available for purchase on Monday, August 31st, 2020!

USPS is currently dealing with service interruptions due to COVID 19. As a result, I'm unable to ship internationally. I apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your interest in my shop. Once service resumes, I will update here and reinstate all international shipping options.

All US orders are shipped out on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Please convo me if you need it shipped out sooner. Thank you for your patience.

Sincerely,
Daly

Announcement

Last updated on Aug 13, 2020

New holiday cards will be listed and available for purchase on Monday, August 31st, 2020!

USPS is currently dealing with service interruptions due to COVID 19. As a result, I'm unable to ship internationally. I apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your interest in my shop. Once service resumes, I will update here and reinstate all international shipping options.

All US orders are shipped out on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Please convo me if you need it shipped out sooner. Thank you for your patience.

Sincerely,
Daly

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About HappyFinchStudio

Sales 1,046
On Etsy since 2017

Hi, I'm Daly, (rhymes with "Sally") and all my clothes are smudged with ink and paint.

My introduction to printmaking was over a decade ago as a graphic design student. I was fascinated as I printed on an old iron handpress using linocuts. From there I dived further into screenprinting, lithographs, and finally letterpress.

I dreamed of owning my own press, and designing my own cards with cute illustrations and quirky messages. I started printing officially in 2014 after acquiring my first press, a 5x8 U Kelsey. Since then, I've added an 8x12 NS C&P, and used the time between then and now to refine my ideas and prints.

Why greeting cards?
I was in a long-distance relationship with my then boyfriend (now significant other), and I couldn't find cards that suited the nerdy but awkwardly adorable message I wanted to send. So I drew my own and mailed them to him.

A lot of these cards are based off of designs I had sent him over our courtship. And I still present new ones to him every occasion, and doodles I shove in his face on random days to get a laugh.

Happy Finch Studio is operated out of our home studio where everything from design, photography and printing is carried out. Cards are printed in small batches to ensure quality control and to add a personal touch.

Why "Happy Finch"?
My husband and I enjoy putting up new bird feeders around our home. House finches swarm our front and back yard. I can hear them chirping away while I'm designing & printing, so I like to think that they're a part of the studio too.

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  • Daly

    Owner / Designer / Printer

    Hello! I'm Daly. I make everything run around here. Thanks for visiting!

  • Richter von JumpyPants

    Woof / Bark

    Yes, I am Richter, I am dog.

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Last updated on Nov 2, 2019
Frequently asked questions
Custom and personalized orders

Currently I am not taking custom printing orders. Sorry.

Shipping Policies

I generally ship most orders within 1-3 business days of receiving the order.

Happy Finch Studio is not responsible for any carrier delays or damage, not am I responsible for failed deliveries or returned deliveries.

Please make sure that you have entered the right mailing address. If you didn't receive your item due to wrong address you provided you will be responsible for re-shipping cost. Please keep track of your delivery day so you know when its being delivered. Package Theft is not covered with Shipping insurance and we will not replace at our expense.

All orders ship from Tustin, California, USA.