|A proud moment? Absolutely! It's like a special occasion when you post a letter with a stamp you have created yourself. The letter is to Grandma and the stamp is bound to bring her pleasure - it's a photo of her new grandchild. Children are one of the most popular subjects for personalised stamps.
Personalised stamps have proved a success all over the world. They first appeared at the end of the 1990s, initially as perforated labels with no denomination or country name, but have since been given the status of stamps. Norway launched them in 2006 with immediate success. Orders poured in, and continue to do do. Norway Post has so far delivered one million personalised stamps. The photos that are sent in demonstrate creativity as well as skill with a digital camera. Children, bridal couples and pets top the list of subjects.
The use of personalised stamps is not restricted to the general public. Norway Post