Crazier Eights Group Giveaway #19

camelot cards27 smThe official Crazier Eights Facebook group can be found here. This is often the best way to keep up with any updates and give me feedback regarding future versions of Crazier Eights.

Join the group, and you also have a chance of winning prizes. We will have two winners, who each get a free copy of Crazier Eights: Camelot. One winner will be randomly selected by active members of the group who write a meaningful post or comment about Crazier Eights starting in August 2020. The other winner will be a randomly selected new member who joined the group in August 2020 or after.

This contest ends at the beginning of November 3rd, 2020.

Go here to see the contest’s terms and conditions. Shipping is free for the USA, $7 to Canada, and $12 to anywhere else.

Card Art Design, Bleed Zone, & Drift

card art safe zone and cut lines sm2The number one rule of card graphic design is that you need the art to extend farther than you might think. This is basically a bleed area because of the possibility of a miscut or “drift.” This is mostly important when making art for the card back or the card frames. Similarly, nothing important should be outside of “a safe zone.”

I will show exactly what I have in mind below. Continue reading