Make your own coat of arms by choosing a shield, colors, a charge, a mantling, supporters and a motto. All you need is a computer drawing program or a pencil and paper. More » Hobbies & Games Crafting

One way to find out about a family coat of arms is to use a website that specializes in researching heraldry. This was a system developed as a way of identifying armored knights and others on the battlefield and later be... More »

Discover a family coat of arms by visiting websites such as, and These sites allow a user to look up his surname and discover corresponding family crests. More » Family Genealogy

The motto of the State of Mexico is inferred by the seal on the official coat of arms, which portrays the principles of liberty, work, culture and nation, according to the History Channel. It includes a border in Spanish... More »

The national symbols of Spain include the flag, coat of arms, motto, anthem and three animals. The flag of the country consists of three horizontal bands of red, yellow and red with the coat of arms set left of center. More »

To design a family shield, decide on a background shape, add artwork relating to aspects of your family heritage, choose colors that appeal to you and your family history, and add an appropriate family motto, if desired.... More »

In heraldry, the shield, known as an escutcheon, serves as the main ground on which the coat of arms is displayed. It can also serve as a charge, which is one of the symbolic emblems that appears in a coat of arms. More » Family Genealogy