October 1, 2009

Business Card Buddies

posted by wes at 8:43 pm

These laser cut cards have pieces that pop out and snap together to create playful animals. The critters have contact information on them for a lasting impression.

Work began October 2009.  I’ve been developing a more reliable clasp system for the pieces when they snap together and have also been working on a lot more animals.

 

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