A loving way to personalize a funeral or memorial program is by adding relevant pieces of clipart. These graphics enhance the text and offer an intimate glimpse inside the deceased person’s life.
Because they can easily be placed on a page or template, funeral program clipart, borders, backgrounds other graphics can replace images of your loved one if none are available. Besides also helping to create an overall theme, clipart can help dress up a page and make it unique to your loved one. There are many different categories of funeral program images that you can choose from. Below are some kinds of funeral and memorial clipart that you can use to help make your programs, memorial bookmarks and prayer cards special.
Types of Memorial and Funeral Clipart for Programs and Keepsakes:
Funeral and Memorial Symbols
Funeral and memorial symbols can be images such as angels, doves and butterflies just to name a few. These symbols and images are frequently associated with memorials. These images can help you commemorate your loved one and convey how much they will be honored and missed.
Flowers and bouquets
Flowers and bouquets are very traditional for funerals and memorials. You can used floral clipart to accent photos and text. You can choose flowers in your loved ones favorite color, or you can select your loved one’s favorite flower.
Flourishes and separators
Flourishes and separators help you organize the information in your program and make the program more “readable”. They can help group different types of information together, as well as help add “white space” so that the program doesn’t look cluttered. The also add visual interest.
Frames and Borders
Frames and borders can help you group information together and add and extra design element. They can also be used to frame and accentuate photos, images, portraits and photo collages.
When deciding what clipart to use, there are many strategies that you can use. You can be consistent and use a floral or religious theme throughout your program, or you can use a variety of clipart categories to make your program unique. When using clipart, be careful not to overdo it…these pictures and images should enhance, not distract from the overall message of the program or keepsake. With a little time and the right clipart, you can take your memorial keepsake from ordinary to extra special.