How to Create an Easter Greeting Card by Joanne Bain

by Joanne Bain

This little tutorial will show you how to create a super cute Easter Greetings card with the gorgeous Once Upon A Springtime collection.


  • Once Upon A Springtime Collectors Edition
  • Coordinating Cardstock
  • Cotton Thread
  • Graphic 45 Metal Staples Keyhole
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Locate and fussy cut the images from the Once Upon A Springtime pattern papers. I have created my own folded tag from co ordinating coloured card stock.

    Step 2

    Ink edges of tag. I have used Prima Dark Bark chalk ink.

    Step 3

    Distress and attach patterned paper tag to front of folded tag as shown.

    Step 4

    Patterned paper attached to front of folded tag.

    Step 5

    Distress and attach quote piece as shown

    Step 6

    Attach chipboard frame as shown.

    Step 7

    Attach Graphic 45 keyhole as shown. This will work as a weight to hold the card closed.

    Step 8

    Attach fussy cut flowers as shown.

    Step 9

    Add other fussy cut flowers and chipboard button as shown.

    Step 10

    These little sign posts were made from Time To Flourish pattern paper and then attached to toothpicks.

    Step 11

    Layer some cotton for added texture.

    Step 12

    Attach mini sign post to the rabbit as shown.

    Step 13

    Attach Easter sign post as shown.

    Step 14

    Stick For You...sticker to piece of coordinating pattern paper.

    Step 15

    Trim down as shown.

    Step 16

    Fold as shown.

    Step 17

    It should look like this once folded.

    Step 18

    Attach background postcard to card stock. This is the backing of the card.

    Step 19

    Attach folded tag to the backing as shown.

    Step 20

    This is what your card should look like.

    Step 21

    Step 22

    Open the tag and attach fussy cut flowers as shown.

    Step 23

    Attach quote piece as shown.

    Step 24

    I somehow misplaced the steps for this part but basically layer more fussy cut flowers and a cute bunny.

    Step 25

    You card is now finished.

    Step 26

    Inside close up :)

    Step 27

    Lovely layers and details.

    Step 28

    Thank you for viewing my tutorial. Joanne Bain -