Behind The Card | Simply Said: Steve and Carl Bjorkman

November 19, 2011


Steve and Carl, aka Bjorkman Brothers, began their greeting-card existence in 1980. Since then, they’ve sold more than 100 million cards.

They collaborate on concepts and writing, then Steve lends his artistry to the partnership while Carl manages the business side. Steve and Carl take every opportunity they can to explore new styles, mediums and production techniques. They have been with Recycled Paper Greetings for over 25 years.

Carl’s friends find his career interesting to the point of peculiar, while Steve’s are amazed that he gets paid to do what he got in trouble for in grade school.

Fun Fact

Carl’s favorite color is CMYK 15C, 50Y, 5K and he describes his car as a ’56 Porsche Speedster. Steve’s favorite color is blue and he describes his car as beige.


Aliso Viejo, CA

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