Contemporary Christmas Card Design

Ok I thought I’d leave this design to last as it is the design I’m sending this year as my christmas cards. To make you’ll need some blank greetings cards, ideally white; some gold paper (I used sticky back paper); black card and a black liner pen. Start by drawing three trees of different design – they don’t need to be perfect!  If its easier … Continue reading Contemporary Christmas Card Design

Simple Christmas card design

As we’re heading towards December I thought I’d share some Christmas card designs in case you’re thinking about making your own cards. This modern Christmas tree  design must be one of the simplest to create so if you have a lot of cards to send its perfect for making large volumes and you don’t need many supplies. There are two different ways to make the … Continue reading Simple Christmas card design

Postbox Design Christmas cards

These cards are a bit fiddly to make so not ideal if you need a lot of cards but if you’re only planning to make a few they’re ideal. All you need is some coloured red card, white paper, scissors, double sided tape or glue and a black pen. Here’s a template of the basic shapes you’ll need Start by cutting the pillar box shape … Continue reading Postbox Design Christmas cards

Garland Christmas Card

Here’s another simple design if you’re planning on making Christmas cards this year – a glittery garland. To make the card all you need is a square blank greetings card, some glittering metallic card, double sided tape or glue, a black liner pen and a couple of different size cups or jars circular in shape.  It also helps if you have a star punch as … Continue reading Garland Christmas Card

Robot Cards

Robot Birthday Cards

As its national robotics week in the US this week I thought I’d take the opportunity to create a load of robot themed posts so am kicking off the week with some birthday card ideas, including a free printable card design. The simpliest and most effective method is to use cut card or paper. But if you’re not feeling very creative you’ll find some downloadable … Continue reading Robot Birthday Cards