May we all be as merry as that boozy child.
Merry Christmas from Krampus, Santa’s Demonic Helper
Krampuskarten depict Saint Nicholas’s darker counterpart: the devilish Krampus, whose current image visually carries centuries of folklore.
Why Are There Dead Birds on Victorian Christmas Cards?
One of the more curious recurring images on 19th-century Christmas cards is the dead bird, which may symbolize mortality or something more ritualistic.
Have a Creepy Little Christmas with These Unsettling Victorian Cards
Anthropomorphic cats, murderous frogs, and insects dancing by the moonlight aren’t exactly part of our Christmas card tradition today.
When Artists Make Holiday Cards
There are few small pleasures more delightful than opening the mailbox to find a holiday card from a friend.