3 Stunning & Simple Easter Card Ideas

3 Stunning & Simple Easter Card Ideas
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3 Stunning & Simple Easter Card Ideas


Easter is a fantastic occasion to celebrate, for both children and adults. It’s filled with fun, laughter, games, and of course Easter eggs!

There are endless options when it comes to crafting your own Easter card for a loved one, including spring, rabbits, flowers, chocolate eggs, and much more!

If you’re looking for some Easter inspiration, take a look at our three stunning and simple Easter card ideas to help you.


Bright & Colourful

Bright and colourful cards immediately lighten your mood and they are so captivating, making them great for Easter. The level of detail you can create allows you to make a beautiful card a loved one will adore. Our Floral Favourites Designer Deco-Large Collection is perfect for this.

Featuring 12 colourful designs, you have a variety of options when it comes to your crafting. You can decoupage in an easy and fun way whilst creating an amazing 3D effect.  You have all the elements to quickly and simply make a stand-out card.

Our Essential Book of Sentiments 2019 offers 660 gorgeous sentiments in 23 Adorable Scorable colours, perfect for a number of occasions; including Easter.

YOU WILL NEED

HOW TO:

  1. Fussy cut the tulip border first, and cut it in half.
  2. Cut a piece of acetate to 10cm x 21cm and score at 1cm and 11cm.
  3. Cut remaining cardstock to fit Mirri, attaching the 1cm tab on the acetate centrally to top of the cardstock. Adhere gold Mirri Mat and cardstock to main card base.
  4. Take two tulip borders, and trim if necessary to fit the width of the cardstock. Layer them at the front of the base, mounting the bottom layer on a single layer of foam pads, and the top on a double layer of foam pads. Then fix to card base to form the stopper for the acetate easel.
  5. Take the topper and decoupage the layers using Pinflair or foam pads. Attach to the acetate easel. (For neatness, attach a little card stock behind the acetate to cover the red tape used.)
  6. Finish with border and sentiment.

Spring Themed

You can’t make an Easter card without featuring spring! This beautiful season offers a huge array of design options, and they can be incredibly easy to make. We offer a huge number of floral designs perfect for spring-themed cards, including The Little Book of Floral Favourites and The Little Book of Fabulous Florals.

Our Little Books feature 144 sheets of quality artwork to create stand-out cards; you will find a design perfect for everyone.

Our Perfect Patterns Luxury Cardstock is part of our market-leading Adorable Scorable range! Featuring 20 different patterns, this versatile set offers great options for spring and Easter colours.

YOU WILL NEED

HOW TO:

  1. Score the Gold Mirri at 3cm, 6cm and 15cm to make stepper base.
  2. Take the Little Book pages and mount one page on Gold Mirri Mat then use the other pages to cut out the decoupage layers. Use Pinflair or foam pads to put together.
  3. Cut pieces of the yellow Adorable Scorable Perfect Patterns slightly smaller than the front and main part of stepper. Tie ribbon finished with a bow on the stepper piece then adhere using double-sided tape or Sticky Mitts to front and main stepper.
  4. Adhere decoupage page to main stepper and finish with sentiment and gold gems.

Cute Easter Animals

When you think of Easter, it’s impossible not to think of cute animals like bunnies and birds! Including these into your designs creates an adorable card perfect for celebrating Easter. Our Adorable Scorable Colour Twist -Splendid Stripes offers a stunning selection of 20 colours, including pinks, purples, blues, greens, and more, ideal for Easter.

With a darker shade on one side, and a lighter shade on the other, your design options are doubled with this fantastic cardstock!  Combined with our Essential Book of Sentiments 2019, you can create beautiful cards for someone special.

YOU WILL NEED

HOW TO:

  1. Cut gold Mirri Mat to fit the A5 card blank and cut striped side mat slightly smaller.
  2. Cut gold Mirri Mat 7cm by card height, then cut yellow side of Adorable Scorable Colour Twist – Splendid Stripes slightly smaller, then striped side smaller again. Adhere together to form panel then adhere approximately 4cm from right hand side of striped mat.
  3. Take large picture from selection and mat onto gold Mirri, fussy cut two of the smaller pictures.
  4. Cut piece of acetate 4.5cm x 23cm and score at 1cm each side, mount fussy cut pictures onto either end of acetate.
  5. Using red tape, attach ends of acetate under striped mat, then mount onto the gold Mirri then card blank.
  6. Using foam pads adhere picture to card with base just behind the acetate.
  7. Finish with sentiment and gems.

There’s a plethora of options available to you when it comes to creating and designing your own Easter cards. What will you be crafting?

We hope our card ideas helped to inspire you. For more inspiration, take a look at our Easter products featuring a wide range of collections for your Easter makes.

If you would like to find out more about our products – simply get in touch with us today and we will be happy to help.

11 April 2019