Certificate borders allow you to choose the type of design you want while giving you more freedom regarding what the certificate says compared to pre-made certificate templates. Borders come in a variety of formal and informal styles so you can choose which one matches your special occasion.
The certificate border is an important element to any certificate. Its style reflects the overall appearance of the certificate and choosing the wrong one can be misleading. For example, you do not want to have a border with hearts and starts when giving a formal certificate relating to a person’s work ethics or course completion. At the same time, certificates for kids can have borders that are much more fun and whimsical.
Choosing a certificate border can be done before or after the text for the award is written. Some may find the perfect border and decide to work with the room it gives you while others know that a lot of information is to be included so some borders will work better than others. Either way, with the numerous possibilities of certificate borders available it is easy to find one that fits every situation.
After browsing the pre-made certificate templates, you may discover that you have a favorite border that is not available with the type of phrases you need for your certificate. If this is the case, consider using a certificate border and adding text within the allotted space so your customized award has the elements you need and the appearance that is appropriate.