12 Easy Card Making Ideas

If you love to play with paper and enjoy making cards, today is the day for you!  We are celebrating National Card Making Day!  Need ideas?  Well, the internet is just full of fabulous ideas.  Here are 12 card themed projects to inspire you!

National Card Making Day began in 2006, founded by Paper Crafts magazine.  It was originated as a way to bring card makers together.  Due to the positive response it received and the worldwide popularity of card making, the holiday soon became popular all over the world.

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 Wicked Cool from Heather Klum

Card making is a very popular hobby, especially in Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

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All White Daisies from Life with a Weiner Dog

The most popular themes for making cards are Birthdays, Winter holidays (Christmas, New Year’s), Thank you, Valentine’s Day, and Mother’s Day.

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 DIY Mummy Cards from Housing a Forest

Did you know? Nearly 1 in 6 households in the United States participates in making cards.

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DIY Wedding Card Box from Suzy’s Sitcom

Card makers prefer stamps and rub-ons for use on their holiday handmade cards.  And technology has totally played a role in the popularity of making cards as 73% of card makers use their computer in part or all of their design.

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DIY Greeting Card Organizer from Suzy’s Sitcom

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 Spider Card from Arielle

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 Tear Off Card from Scrapbook & Cards Today

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Frankenstein Card from Sizzix

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 Converse Sneaker Card from Scrapbook Snippets

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 Iris Folding Ball Gown Card from Circle of Crafters

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 Skeleton Leaf Cards from Ideas for Cards

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Happy Camper Valentine Card Box from Suzy’s Sitcom

Inspired?  I know I am.  Go grab some supplies and make a card in honor of the day!

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