Looking for some inspiration for your Christmas card making this year?
Check out these ten great Christmas card tutorials from my favourite crafters on YouTube. Different styles, different techniques but all fun to watch and very inspirational.
Cute Penguin Christmas Card from Vicky Papaioannou
Vicky demonstrates some great techniques to get more from your stamps in this video. And the result is such a sweet card.
Stamp your Own “Family Photo” Card from Sandy Allnock
These cards are so original and fun.. plus great for adapting to use whatever stamps you have in your stash. Check out Sandy’s other videos for many more Christmas projects too.
Simon Says Stamp From All of Us from Nicol Spohr Magouirk
Sadly Simon Says Stamp products are really hard to get hold of here, in the UK. But I love this video as Nichol uses a great technique for the background, and the finished card is so cheerful and inspiring. Plus Nichol’s videos are always fun to watch.
Brayered Christmas Eve from ileana29
I love the gorgeous 3d effect on the trees. This card looks so unusual and impressive. Very inspiring indeed.
Colored Die Cut Inlay Card by Jennifer McGuire
A simple but really great technique in this video from Jennifer McGuire. All Jennifer’s videos are very professional and full of great hint and tips for card makers.
How to Draw a Snowman for a Christmas Card from Shoo Rayner
I very much enjoyed watching Shoo draw and paint a cheerful snowman. He makes it look so easy!
Clean and Simple Christmas Card by Little Crafty Pill
Some rather good ideas in the tutorial for this very attractive card. I love that edging technique and must try it with my own edge dies.
A Very Trendy Christmas Card – Two Ways! with Catherine Pooler
Two for the price of one here. Some simple but very effective techniques are used to make these very elegant cards.
Winter Card from Vicky Papaioannou
Another one from Vicky, this time a shaker card. This card could be easily adapted to use whatever lovely Christmas stamps you have. I love the little cluster at the top of the card and the use of faux snow in the shaker.
Shape Stamping Christmas Card by Jennifer McGuire
Another great video by Jennifer McGuire. Here she demonstrates how to create a unique designs using little stamps. I found this idea very inspiring indeed.
If you are getting stressed and running out of time to make your handmade cards, check out my blog post – Hints and Tips for Last Minute Christmas Card Making