By Catherine Shyu Sullivan, Senior Product Manager, Coinbase
The month of December usually consists of a scramble to seek out the good presents for coworkers, hosts, buddies, and household. You both courageous the lengthy strains in shops or navigate provide chain delays on-line, and incessantly find yourself deciding on one other generic candle.
This holiday season, we’re introducing a brand new crypto gifting expertise that permits you to ship household and buddies crypto belongings like Bitcoin and Ethereum together with a customized digital card. The season of (crypto) giving is right here.
The gift that retains gifting
Crypto presents educate, excite, and have the potential to extend in worth (there’s additionally danger that they lower in worth). Plus, all crypto presents are available a customized digital card that includes up-and-coming, crypto-forward paintings.
Give a crypto gift proper from the app or coinbase.com/gifting. Simply faucet Send a gift from the menu on the left hand facet — all you’ll want is the fortunate recipient’s electronic mail handle. You can gift 100+ crypto belongings to recipients who have already got a Coinbase account and might gift 5 belongings (together with Bitcoin and Ethereum) to recipients who’re new to Coinbase. There isn’t any price to ship a crypto gift.
Perfectly packaged with a digital card
Your gift is delivered in a digital card that includes a chunk of distinctive paintings by an up-and-coming artist. Pick a chunk, write a customized observe, and provides the fortunate recipient a style of crypto tradition.
“Andrius”-008 by Magdiel Lopez
Born in Havana Cuba, Magdiel Lopez spent his childhood impressed by the colourful tradition. Lopez’s upbringing performed an integral half in forming his sense of type, artwork and design, which might be seen in his works right this moment.
Robot Invasion by David Krovblit
David Krovblit is a Canadian visible artist who now lives in California. He curates pictures that he considers misplaced in time — layering them to type whimsical collages rooted in pop tradition.
#1644 by Bored Ape Yacht Club
An iconic assortment of NFTs. Each Bored Ape is exclusive and programmatically generated from over 170 potential traits, together with expression, vogue equipment, clothes, and extra. Note: your recipient won’t obtain a NFT, only a digital duplicate of the Bored Ape! Sign up for the waitlist of Coinbase NFT when you’d wish to discover NFTs.
Snow Days by Rob Flowers
Rob Flowers is a UK primarily based artist with humor at the coronary heart of his work. It has been described as “trippy…. as if you ate too much candy floss and went on the waltzers at your town’s local fair.”
Give the gift of crypto this holiday season was initially revealed in The Coinbase Blog on Medium, the place individuals are persevering with the dialog by highlighting and responding to this story.