Steve Willaredt – Master Artist

Ever since Steve could hold a pencil at an early age, he loved to draw his favorite characters – superheroes from Marvel and DC comics, Star Wars heroes and villains.  He is a huge pop culture, comic book and Star Wars nerd.  Now, many, many years later, Steve...

Jim Fedor – Senior Lettering Artist

Jim fell in love with elegant writing 30 years ago and immediately felt a strong call to create beautiful scripts.  Before Hallmark, Jim owned a lettering studio and worked also in the publishing and graphic design world.  One of his coolest projects was being the...

Claire Darnell – Designer-Greetings

Claire has always challenged herself to be creative.  Her favorite class in school was always art, she loved to quilt with her grandma over the summers, and she loved to find fun and innovative ways to make old things new.  It wasn’t until recently that she...

Collin Smith – Designer

Jump in with product designer Collin on a whirlwind trip through imagination, creativity and innovation to discuss toy design.  He will use fun and wacky brainstorm methods to explain how to design our very own toys…but there is a catch; toys must be designed...