Category Archives: Quick & Easy Cards


Creating Texture on a Flat Card with Stephanie Gold

Hey everyone! Stephanie here and I am so happy to back with you on the CardMaker blog. One of my favorite types of cards is a nice, flat, easy-to-throw-in-the-mail card. However, I find that sometimes it can be hard to … Continue reading

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Heather H.’s Quick & Easy Card

Good morning! Heather H. here to share a quick card that can be made in under 10 minutes! I actually made this in under 8 minutes—and was on the phone with my parents talking at the same time, so I … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Sean Fetterman

Technique: Using Ribbon Scraps to Create Background Paper Do you ever wonder what to do with that pile of scraps of ribbon that you have stored away? If you’re anything like me, you don’t want to waste any of it. … Continue reading

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Katie’s Quick & Easy Valentine Card

Hello friends—Katie here today to share with you a quick-and-easy Valentine card. Sometimes I have the luxury of spending oodles of time laboring on the perfect design and fussing over the placement of every element on a card. Other times, … Continue reading

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Heather P.’s Quick & Easy Card

Hello! Heather P. here today with a card that I created for the Quick and Easy 10 Minute or Less challenge. I have to confess I am just about the world’s *slowest* crafter, so when I read that I needed to … Continue reading

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Melissa’s Quick & Easy Card

Hello, everyone! Melissa, from Just Dandy Studio, here with you today. I’m excited to be sharing my very first blog post as part of the CardMaker blog team. I will be sharing a quick and easy card with you that … Continue reading

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Sean’s Quick & Easy Card

Hi! Today, I am here to show you a quick and easy masculine Christmas card that can be made in 10 minutes or less. Instead of having you read this, it is probably easier to have you watch me create … Continue reading

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Jeanne’s Quick & Easy Card

Hi! Jeanne here today with a quick and easy Christmas card. This design would be perfect for making multiples! Instructions: Make a square card from turquoise cardstock. My card measures 5 x 5 inches. Die-cut a snowflake (or you could use a … Continue reading

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Juliana’s Quick & Easy Card

Hello everyone, it’s Juliana here with you today to share a quick and easy card using dies as masks and Distress inks. Begin by creating a mask using die cuts and cutting three different size shapes from a piece of a cardstock. … Continue reading

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Daniela’s Quick & Easy Card

Hello! It’s Daniela with a quick and easy card that can be created in less than 10 minutes. Whenever I want to make a quick card, I reach for my little bucket that sits on the table. This bucket is … Continue reading

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