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1. (WO2017031545) "ONLINE SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PERSONALISING A GREETING CARD OR STATIONERY WITH HANDWRITING AND DOODLES USING A COMPUTER"

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/031545    International Application No.:    PCT/AU2016/050787
Publication Date: Fri Mar 03 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Fri Aug 26 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: G06Q 99/00
Applicants: CARDLY PTY LTD
Inventors: GASKIN, Patrick James
CLIFT, Thomas
Title: "ONLINE SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PERSONALISING A GREETING CARD OR STATIONERY WITH HANDWRITING AND DOODLES USING A COMPUTER"
Abstract:
Embodiments generally relate to a method of creating a graphic file having a personalised message for printing on a stationery product. The method comprises receiving an unformatted message comprising a string of characters; displaying on a display device at least one font option for selection by a user; receiving a font selection from the displayed options; applying the font selection to the unformatted message and arranging the unformatted message into at least one line of characters to produce a formatted message, wherein the line has a writing axis along which the characters are positioned; generating an altered formatted message from the formatted message; and generating a graphic file based on the altered formatted message. Generating the altered formatted message comprises automatically and randomly altering the size of at least one of the characters of the formatted message; automatically altering the colour of the at least one character based on the altered size of the character, and automatically and randomly altering the angle of the writing axis of at least one line of the formatted message.