Create Your Own Virtual Pure Michigan Postcard

 
Whether you’re having a video conference with friends and family over dinner or with colleagues while working remotely, it’s important to stay connected with each other—even if we can’t gather in person. There are increasingly creative ways to keep in touch virtually, and if you want to send a greeting that will give someone a smile we’ve got the perfect thing for you: personalized, virtual postcards. 
 
Little Girl in Kitchen with text that reads "Greetings from Kitchen, Michigan."
Postcard Made With Pure Michigan Frame

By adding the Pure Michigan frames and stickers below to your photos, you can show your loved ones what you’re up to at home. You can also use these designs to give a Michigan-inspired touch to your posts on social media. Here’s how you do it:
 

Social Media (Mobile)

Instagram
  1. Pick/take a photo or video to share on your Instagram Story.
  2. Select the sticker icon in the upper right-hand corner and search for "Pure Michigan."
  3. Tap on your chosen gif to put it in your story. You can then drag the gif around your image and place it where you like. Feel free to add multiple and get creative!
  4. Tag Pure Michigan in your story so we can see your creations! Tap the text icon in the upper right-hand corner, type @puremichigan, and select our icon when it appears. You’ll know we’re tagged when your text becomes underlined.

Facebook
  1. Pick/take a photo or video to post or share on your Facebook Story and select "Edit."
  2. Select "Stickers" in the upper right-hand corner.
  3. Select "GIFs" and search for "Pure Michigan."
  4. Tap on your chosen gif to put it in your story. You can then drag the gif around your image and place it where you like. Feel free to add multiple and get creative!
  5. Tag Pure Michigan in your story so we can see your creations! Tap the text icon in the upper right-hand corner, type @puremichigan, and select our icon when it appears. You’ll know we’re tagged when your text becomes underlined. 
 

More Options

Mobile Instructions
  1. Press and hold the sticker or frame and select “Save Image” or “Download Image.”
  2. Use your favorite photo editing app to create your postcard.
 
Desktop Instructions
  1. Right-click on the sticker or frame and select "Save image as..."
  2. Use a photo editing software or word processor to create your postcard.

 

FRAMES


Frame 1
Greetings From Couch, Michigan
 
Graphic design that reads "Greetings From Couch, Michigan. Stay Home. Stay Safe."
 

Frame 2
Greetings From Kitchen, Michigan
 
Graphic design that reads "Greetings From Kitchen, Michigan. Stay Home. Stay Safe."
   
 
Frame 3
Greetings from Picturesque Patio, Michigan
 

 
Graphic design that reads"Greetings From Patio, Michigan. Stay Home. Stay Safe."
 

STICKERS

 
Sticker 1

Gone Biking
 
Graphic design that reads "Gone Biking. We'll be back soon."
  

Sticker 2 
Gone Fishing  
 
Graphic design that reads "Greetings From Couch, Michigan. We'll be back soon.""
   
 
Sticker 3
Gone Wandering
 
Graphic design that reads "Gone Wandering. We'll be back soon."
 

Sticker 4
Gone Climbing
 
Graphic design that reads "Gone Climbing. We'll be back soon."
 
 
Sticker 5
Gone Wandering
 
Graphic design that reads "Gone Camping. We'll be back soon."

 
 
Connect with us on social media with #OnePureMichigan to show us your virtual postcard creations. 

For more virtual adventures, activities, tours and more, visit michigan.org/virtualtravel.