Handmade Card Making Ideas By Level Of Difficulty…
Cards by difficulty level:
Pick an ‘easy’ category:
|- Any Occasion||- Halloween||- New Baby|
|- Christmas||- Birthday||- Mothers Day|
|- Valentine||- Miscellaneous|
Below are the archived easy card designs. But you can see the most recent easy card making ideas here…
Homemade Christmas Card Ideas :: Winter Frosted Purple Christmas Holly
This card is simple to make, yet extremely gorgeous. The purple glitter gives the framed holly design a beautiful frosty shimmer that you can’t really see in the picture. [More...]
Make Your Own Christmas Cards :: A Christmas Winter’s Night
A beautiful card idea that uses skeleton leaves, a clear flower bead, some small gold star embellishments and beautiful, printable navy and cream backing papers. This Christmas card design really reminds me of a festive Christmas night. [More...]
Home Made Christmas Card Ideas :: Jack Frost’s Baby Blue Holly
This beautiful Christmas card making idea has a holly design that’s accentuated with gorgeous baby blue glitter. The raised surfaces give this sparkling card some real finesse. [More...]
Inkjet Christmas Cards & Pictures For Home Made Christmas Cards :: A Very Beady Christmas Pudding!
This inkjet picture of a Christmas pudding comes to life with a couple of red seed beads and some sparkly embossing. [More...]
Christmas Card Crafts :: A Christmas Tree Gem
This Christmas tree greeting card idea is so simple to make – yet so cute! You can use glitter to make a stunning tinsel effect, and the green star and heart-shaped gems really jazz the card up! [More...]
How To Make Christmas Cards :: Green Tinsel Heat-Embossed Christmas Tree!
If you know how to heat emboss and have a few faux gems handy, then why not try this cute little green tinsel Christmas tree greeting card out? If you know how to heat emboss, then this is a really easy card making idea to try. [More...]
Cool Christmas Card Making Ideas :: Golden Carol Singing ~ Jingle Bells!
This beautiful Christmas card making idea fuses an aged music score with the lyrics of the Christmas carol, Jingle Bells. The design is brought together with some easy golden heat embossing and skeleton leaves. It really gives off an air of sophistication yet it’s so easy to make! [More...]
Ideas For Handmade Christmas Cards :: Plum Ribbon Jingle Bells!
This beautiful Christmas card making idea is really easy to make, yet it looks so smart and downright posh! It uses skeleton leaves and plum ribbon, on a plum-colored backing of lyrics from the Christmas carol, Jingle Bells. [More...]
Xmas Card Decorating Ideas :: A Brightly Beaded Christmas Tree!
This Christmas greeting card idea is so simple to make – yet so cute! This card design uses holographic glitter, pearly red seed beads, and light green gems, to add sparkle to a printable Christmas tree design. [More...]
Easy Christmas Card Ideas :: Sparkling Violet Holly
This Christmas card making idea is so easy yet it’s really eye-catching and looks very sophisticated. The purple glitter makes this sparkling holly design really stand out. [More...]
Make Your Own Xmas Cards :: Pretty Violet Glitter Snow Flake
This Christmas card design of a violet-colored, glittered snow flake, is really easy to make, yet it’s really eye-catching and cute. [More...]
Craft And Christmas Card Ideas :: Beautiful Frosted Baby Pink Snow Flake
This gorgeous baby pink card has a lovely raised border and a raised snowflake design. It’s a very beautiful yet subtle and understated Christmas card. An easy card design if you know how to heat emboss. [More...]
Funny Greeting Card For Halloween ~ Spooky Times!
A greeting card making design of a goul (or a ghost), ‘on the job’ so to speak, being rather scary through an archway. Ah yes, these are indeed, spooky times! Great for beginner card makers. [More...]
Halloween Birthday Cards ~ The Cat Arched Its Back …Boo!
Wouldn’t it be cool to have a birthday card for people whose birthday fell on Halloween? Well here’s a very simple card making idea of a black cat, that’s great for Halloween, but just as great for a birthday… I guess that would make it a cool halloween birthday card, right!?!? [More...]
Kids Printable Halloween Cards :: A Big Ol’ Pumpkin!
Don’t worry if you’re artistically challenged… we’ve taken all the work out to make your card making a snap! You don’t even have to draw the pumpkin or color it in! [More...]
Halloween Paper Crafts & Printable Clip Art :: Jack-O’-Lantern Pumpkin Collage
Halloween paper crafts can be fun, and we’ve taken all the work out of it by providing you with the printable Halloween images and backing papers to make your card making a snap! Check out this cute pumpkin collage card-making idea… [More...]
Halloween Card Making Ideas :: Halloween’s Black Cat
Try this stunning Halloween greeting card making design of a beautiful black cat on a strip of vintage Halloween backing paper. Good for beginner card-makers who know how to emboss. [More...]
Making Halloween Table Place Cards :: A Friendly Ghost
Having a Halloween dinner party? Why not make some cool, easy friendly ghost, Halloween table place cards? [More...]
Free Birthday Family Cards Idea : Pink Faux Gem Flower
A pretty white and pink card making idea with a fresh floral look, using pink mulberry paper, patterned paper and a faux gem. [More...]
Make Ur Own Birthday Card – 30th Birthday Card
A masculine 30th birthday card idea using paper layering, a gold skeleton leaf & personalized embossing techinques. The design is perfect for any occasion, not only for birthdays! Good for beginners, although you will need to know how to emboss. [More...]
Birthday Crafts And Card Ideas – Lime Green Leaf Design
A white and lime green card making idea with a fresh and colorful look, using pink and orange skeleton leaves and the embossing technique. Good for beginners, although you will need to know how to emboss. [More...]
How To Make Handmade Children Cards : Print Out The Cat Design & Color In!
This card making idea is great for a child to make and great to give to a child too. The cat design is free – all you need to do is color him in and… [More...]
Card Making Ideas Free : Golden Gems & Patterned Paper
Here is a stunning card making gold design using gold faux gems, that’s suitable for most occasions. [More...]
Card Making Craft Ideas : Abstract Beaded Fabric Circle
Designing handmade cards for men can be quite difficult. Simple, abstract card making craft ideas which use masculine colors can be a great approach… [More...]
Paper card making ideas : Minimalist Black & Silver!
A simple, masculine card design idea (like the one above), this time using silver seed beads and black mulberry paper to create a sophisticated, minimalist feel. [More...]
Free New Baby Boy Card Design : Blue Heart Gem
A very simple card making design that uses blue glitter paper and a blue heart-shaped faux gem. Great for any occasion, including for new baby boy cards. [More...]
Baby Gift Thank You Card
A very simple yet beautiful card making idea that’s great for new baby girl cards. This card has a minimalist feel and uses small squares of mulberry paper and one pink heart-shaped faux gem. A good card for beginners, although it is a bit fiddly. [More...]
Mothers Day Cards I Can Make : Pressed Purple Flower
A very simple handmade card making idea that uses a pressed purple flower and three shades of purple handmade paper. It’s great for Mother’s Day, and indeed, for any occasion. [More...]
Create Mothers Day Cards : Pink Heart Gem
A very simple card design using a pink heart-shaped faux
gem and hand-torn mulberry paper. The minimalist
feel makes it an easy card for beginners to make… [More...]
Valentine Card Craft – I Love You!
This card idea is all about love and smiles. The cute ‘I
Love You!’ motif in the center really let’s the recipient
know how you feel. All done with a burst of color and love! [More...]
Hand Made Valentine Card Ideas – Gorgeous Man!
If you’re looking for some easy hand made valentine card ideas, then check this card out. Sometimes ‘less is more’. And this clean and simple card really shouts ‘hip’ and ‘funky’! [More...]
Make Valentine Cards – Simply ‘True Love’
This is an easy and cute Valentine card idea for you to make. Its rectangular elements and the way their colors and patterns fuse together, make for a gorgeous and smart looking card! [More...]
Stampin Up Card Ideas : Golden Collage For Friends
Get stampin’ up a storm! Here are some stunning free handmade stampin up card ideas that are perfect to give to friends. [More...]
Summer Holiday Card Ideas : Ice Cream Cone Heaven!
Yum! Check out this cool summer holiday card idea of a yummy ice-cream cone. [More...]
Make Your Own Wedding Place Cards : Silver Embossed Edging
This is such a simple and elegant design yet it’s really easy to make. [More...]
Intermediate Handmade Card Making Ideas
Pick a category:
|- Any Occasion||- Halloween||- New Baby|
|- Christmas||- Birthday||- Mothers Day|
|- Valentine||- Miscellaneous|
Below are the archived intermediate card designs. But you can see the most recent intermediate card making ideas here…
Handmade Christmas Card Ideas :: A Funky And Bright Christmas Tree!
If you love the funky look then try this warm, bright and modern handmade Christmas card idea of a funky Christmas tree. [More...]
Christmas Card Ideas :: Vintage Blessings This Christmas
This Christmas card idea is ‘Vintage Christmas’ chic at its very best. We love the pearly berries, the subtly glittered ivy leaves, and the distressed edges! [More...]
Cute Handmade Christmas Card Ideas :: A Snuggly Girl With Tag!
A cute little card idea to melt the heart! Color in the snuggly girl, make your own tag and ornate corners – lots to do and lots of fun for this card! An intermediate card making idea. [More...]
Cute Homemade Christmas Card Ideas :: Little Angels!
If you love angels then this one’s a real cute card idea for you to try. Lots of layering in this design, so great fun to do and very satisfying to see the end result! [More...]
Unique Christmas Card Ideas :: Stripy Stocking!
This design has all the elements to make a stunning, traditional card with a modern twist. The red and green colors and the Christmas stocking are rooted in tradition. Yet the extra embellishments give it that gorgeous modern feeling! [More...]
How To Make Handmade Christmas Cards :: Gold Embossed & Beaded Holly!
This is a really pretty card design of a gold embossed holly centerpiece with pinky lilac glitter paper and gold seed beads for decoration. [More...]
Create Your Own Christmas Cards :: A Fluffy Winter Snowflake Wonderland!
This frosty blue Christmas card making idea is simply stunning. The glittered snowflake design is mounted on a bed of marabou trimming so it really pops out and gives the whole card a 3-dimensional feel. [More...]
Handmade Christmas Card Ideas :: A Silver-Fibered Snowflake Wonderland
A unique blue, Christmas greeting card design of a beaded snowflake with beautiful silver-frayed backing. [More...]
Christmas Card Ideas To Make :: A Pretty Sequined Christmas Tree Scene
An eye-catching Christmas tree card design that uses crumpled tissue paper, seed beads and sequins. [More...]
Create Christmas Cards With Your Computer :: A Christmas Blizzard Beaded Snowflake!
Three words for this Christmas card making idea: Gorgeous. Frosty. And stylish! [More...]
Cool Christmas Card Ideas :: Carol Singin’ Christmas Pud In Black & White!
This is one of my favorite Christmas card designs. The red and green of the skeleton leaves and the beaded holly really sets off the black and white, handwritten Christmas carol lyrics in the background. Very stylish – yet fun! [More...]
Free easy paper crafts ideas : Minimalist & Unisex!
A simple card making project that uses aqua blue seed beads and mulberry paper to create a sophisticated, minimalist feel. [More...]
Cute homemade cards : Pink flower using 3D paint!
Here’s a really cute homemade card making idea of a funky flower, using pink and pearlized white 3D paint, and pink seed beads. This eye-catching design literally takes about a minute to make. [More...]
Online Creative Card Making Ideas : Neon Pink Beaded 3D Star
A funky handmade card making idea with a pink star design that’s great for thank you handmade cards, and indeed, for any occasion. [More...]
Make Greeting Cards (Often Mispelled As ‘Make Greating Cards’) : Navy Foam Flower
An eye-catching card making project of a navy blue flower
that’s great for most occasions. [More...]
Greeting Card Ideas : With Love
This bright and funky card design is perfect to send to a loved-one, for any occasion. The greeting says ‘Sent With Love’. There are lots of elements to make and put together for this greeting card idea. [More]
Halloween Cards For Kids :: Have A Spooky Halloween!
A friendly ghost card making idea that’s great to give to kids. Ready to make some cards? [More...]
Find Directions For Making Halloween Cards :: A Happy Halloween Spiders Web
Not afraid of creepy crawlies are you? Here, you’ll find directions for making this very cool card of a spider in its web! Let’s get card making… [More...]
Make your own halloween cards :: The Witch & The Full Moon
A gorgeous greeting card design idea of a witch riding off on her broomstick, into the night with a full moon. [More...]
Baby Shower Invite Idea Design : Pink Star On A Wire
A very simple small card making design that uses wire and beads. Great for baby shower invitations or new born baby announcements. [More...]
Free Musical Birthday Cards Design : Piano Keyboard
Make a handmade piano keyboard birthday card for the maestro in your life! If they’re mad about music, they’ll love this handmade card design. [More...]
Cheeky Birthday Cards Designs : A Pink Fluffy Creature!
A cute and cheeky 3D card making design of a fluffy pink creature with googley eyes! [More...]
Paper Greeting Cards 60th Birthday : Pink 60 In 3D
A stunning white and pink handmade card making idea that uses pink patterned paper and pink faux gems. The design can be made for any age, not just 60! [More...]
Ideas For Mothers Day Cards: Funky Pink 3D Glitter Foam Star
Here’s a very simple handmade card making idea of a funky pink, glittery star. It’s great for Mothers Day, and indeed, for any occasion. [More...]
Valentine Card Ideas – Hugs ‘n’ Kisses
A very colorful card idea that’s perfect to send all year round. After all, who doesn’t want hugs and kisses? Lots of elements and textures make this card a pure joy to receive. [More...]
Valentine Cards To Make
This card idea really fuses the traditional with the modern. It uses the traditional red, white and pink colors that are associated with Saint Valentine’s Day. But it’s also got a funky edge to it. [More...]
Making A Valentine Card
This Valentine card idea is entrenched in the traditional view of what a Valentine card ‘should’ be. Yet its quirky-styled motif gives it a modern twist, to bring it bang up to date. [More]
Handmade Card Ideas – ‘I Love You!’
The handmade card idea uses the white from the card blank to accentuate the lavender heart design. And the pretty strips of ribbon and glitter just finish it off. [More...]
Homemade Greeting Card Idea – ‘Love & Kisses’
This homemade greeting card idea is really versatile. Because it simply says ‘Love & Kisses’, you can send this to a loved-one for many different occasions – from ‘get well soon’ to ‘thank you’ and many other occasions in between. [More...]
Paper Card Making Idea – A Gate-Fold ‘P.S I Love You’ Card
This paper card making idea uses a gate-fold card. In its center there are two large hearts, one of which overlaps the opening. [More...]
Make Your Own Valentine Card – ‘You’re Gorgeous!’
This page shows you how to make a bright and funky card for the man in your life. The sentiment says ‘You’re Gorgeous’ and we think this card is too! [More...]
Valentine Card Making Idea – A Hearty ‘Hi Sexy!’
The blue heart, the fun ‘Hi Sexy!’ motif, the flower, the lacy strip… all the elements are arranged strategically on the card, to result in a fun Valentine card making design! [More...]
Free Wedding Engagement Cards Ideas
Do you want to announce your engagement with a beautiful handmade card? Try this free card making project of silver and clear embossed hearts! An intermediate difficulty level card making idea. [More...]
Handmade Card Making Ideas For Advanced Card Making Enthusiasts…
Below are the archived advanced card designs. But you can see the most recent advanced card making ideas here…
Christmas Craft Ideas : A Vintage Christmas Craft Idea With Gift Tags
If you love the vintage look then try this beautiful Christmas craft idea – a stunning box and gift tags. [More...]
Make Halloween Cards : It’s All Gone A Bit Batty!
A card making idea of three 3D bats and lots of blood! Ready to make some scary bat halloween cards? (Haloween is a common mispelling for halloween) [More...]
More examples of handmade cards : Glamour puss style!
A gorgeous card idea that uses pink organza voile and embossing techniques. [More...]
Craft card ideas for teenage girls : Simply gorgeous!
A card making project that uses golden orange organza voile and embossing techniques. [More...]
Category: Cards by difficulty level; easy, intermediate and advanced card making ideas and projects