Are you looking to make Easter a little easier this year? Sometimes it's better to just download and print your cards – and there's nothing wrong with that!


There are some beautiful printable Easter card designs out there, all designed by talented digital and traditional artists, and we love to share their artwork – especially when they're generous enough to offer their printable Easter cards for free.

We have collated some of the best printable Easter cards, Easter printables and homemade Easter card ideas in one place, all free to download today!

If you like any of these printables, don’t forget to share your cards on Facebook or tag us on Instagram, or why not comment on this post – we love to hear about your crafts!

Free printable Easter card ideas

Let's get to the freebies! We've put together a selection of the best free printable Easter cards, including darling Beatrix Potter and beautiful printable Easter cards with brush lettering.

Scroll down for free Easter colouring pages and free Easter printable paper collections, too.

No time to make Easter cards this year? Download the freebies and add them to your digi-stash for later!

Free printable Easter cards: Peter Rabbit

Bring a touch of nostalgia to your Easter preparations this year with these beautiful Peter Rabbit printable Easter cards over at Ideas for the Home by Kenarry.

Featuring vintage Beatrix Potter illustrations, they are free for subscribers to download.

Free printable Easter cards: Watercolour card

Free printable Easter cards

Keep it simple with this free watercolour printable Easter card – simply print out onto a sheet of A4, cut out and fold in half. We love this design.

Fancy learning how to use watercolour? Check out our handy guide to watercolour painting for beginners.

Free printable Easter cards: Brush pen lettering

Free printable Easter cards

This printable Easter chick card over at Homemade Gifts Made Easy features a serene spring palette of pastel shades – we love how peaceful all the Easter chicks look!

Free printable Easter cards: Botanical

How about these beautiful free printable Easter cards at Botanical paperworks?

They suggest printing this design on seed paper, which is eco-friendly plantable paper, so instead of tossing your cards – plant them! We think this is a brilliant idea.

Free printable Easter cards

The folks over at CANVA have a huge selection of free printable Easter cards that you can customise, or you can even design your own template.

This is a really useful resource if you are short on time and just want a quick free card to print out.

Free printable Easter cards: Clever disguise

How about this for one of the cutest Easter cards?

This purrfect printable Easter card is available over at Blue Mountain, which is a subscription service, but you get a 7-day free trial. So if you're on a budget, sign up just for the free trial!

Four free printable Easter cards

You get a choice of four beautiful printable Easter cards over at The Housewife Modern.

The bright colours and sweet characters will make any recipient smile – we love them!

Free printable Easter cards: Vintage Easter cards

Mint Printables have a lovely selection of vintage style printable Easter cards – no crafting required! Just choose the card, print, fold and post.

Free printable Easter cards: Colouring cards

Get the little ones involved in your Easter card giving this year, with these printable Easter cards to colour by Louise over at Messy Little Monster.

Free printable Easter cards: Word art

Free printable Easter cards

We love this simple, yet effective printable easter card with word art over at Homemade Gifts Made Easy.

The balance of words is just right – and it's cute, too!

Free printable Easter cards: Funky chicken Easter card

Free printable Easter cards

If you're looking for something bright and bold, check out this funky chicken card from Got Free Cards.

You can choose to print at A5 (print on A4 then fold in half) or you can print at A6 (print on A4 then fold in quarters) – handy!

Free printable Easter cards: Free Easter photo card template

This is a nice free printable Easter card idea – simply print out a favourite photograph and mount it onto this free Easter photo card template at LivingLocurto.

Easter printable ideas

These free Easter printables are ideal for card making, but could also be used in other paper crafts and Easter decorations.

Free Easter printables

There's a lot to choose from with these free Easter printables!

Designed by Naomi Hocking, this free digi-download paper collection features Easter egg baskets, Easter bunnies, beautiful sentiments, dainty florals and coordinating patterned paper – all you need to create your own DIY Easter cards!

Daffodil printables

Free daffodil and blue tit patterned papers

All things are bright and beautiful with these free daffodil printables!

Create your own 3D daffodils and sweet blue-tits with this exclusive free collection of patterned paper.

Easter egg patterned papers

These Easter egg printables feature the traditional Easter elements of Easter eggs, Easter bunnies and sentiments, and are all free to download!

The beautiful pastel colour palette makes coordinating card colours easy – simply use white to show off the papers, or opt for pastel colours.

Cheerful Easter printables

We love the colours in this free Easter printable collection!

The sketchy, hand-drawn quality to the designs brings a delightful quirky element to this Easter collection. Thanks to Crystal Kruger for designing such beautiful papers!

Easter bunny printables

These cute Easter bunny printables are adorable!

Designed by Emily Lester, these free Easter printables feature sweet Easter bunnies, kittens in teacups, Easter chicks and coordinating Easter papers.

There's even card inspiration and a free step-by-step tutorial to help you decide what to do with your freebies!

Spring printables

This free spring printable paper collection is a lot of fun!

Ideal for Easter cards, spring birthdays or for people who love to spend time at the allotment – this free digi paper collection features Easter bunnies, garden birds, vegetables, garden tools, scarecrows and coordinating patterned paper.

Garden bird printables

Garden bird printables

These free garden bird printables are ideal if you are looking for homemade Easter card ideas for any nature lovers in your circle.

Keep card designs neutral by pairing these free garden bird printables with shades of cream and brown.

Sheep and chicken free Easter printables

Featuring hens and colourful Easter eggs, these free chick printables come with wood-effect patterned paper to make your own chicken coop!

Free Easter printables: Spring blooms

These free spring blooms patterned papers are just the ticket if you're looking for floral-themed Easter cards to make.

Follow the link to download your freebies, and we've also got six free step-by-step tutorials for card ideas, too.

Free Easter printables: Gardening-themed patterned papers

These free gardening printables have been designed by Matilda Smith and are ideal for your green-fingered friends and family.

And if you're stuck for inspiration on how to use your freebies, there are six card tutorials to follow.

Farmyard animal papers

Farmyard printables

Delight friends and family with these free farmyard animal patterned papers.

Bright colours and cheery farmyard animals are the name of the day – we love the Just for Ewe sentiment!

Butterflies and blooms

Butterfly patterned paper

This collection of free butterfly patterned paper is ideal for bright DIY Easter card ideas, or spring birthdays. And yes – still all free to download!

Easter colouring pages

Easter colouring pages: Spring bingo!

Turn Easter colouring pages into a game with Crayola's free Spring Bingo game!

There are 10 sheets to download – each player gets a different board. One of the Easter colouring pages is cut up into squares. These squares are then jumbled into a box, and drawn one by one.

As the squares are pulled, players colour in the matching square on their board – the first person to get a line of coloured squares, wins!

Easter colouring pages: Free fun Easter

Free Fun Easter is a great resource for all things crafty at Easter.

There's a nice selection of Easter colouring pages, as well as delicious Easter recipes, basket ideas and easy Easter egg decoration ideas – check them out!

Easter colouring pages: Activity Village

These Easter colouring pages from Activity Village are lots of fun – and the website also offers a lot of these designs as printable Easter colouring cards.

Activity Village offers exclusive Easter colouring pages for members, but there are also lots of freebies, including all in our picture above!

Easter colouring pages: Super Coloring

Super Coloring has an enormous range of free colouring pages. There are colouring pages for every occasion and an incredible range of different animals, themes, styles, dot-to-dots – the list is endless.

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If you like choice, head over to Super Coloring for your Easter colouring pages!

Easter colouring pages: Get Coloring Pages

Get Coloring Pages have a nice selection of cute Easter colouring pages – including some Disney Frozen Easter colouring pages.

Homemade Easter card ideas

If you're feeling creative, take a look at our selection of homemade Easter card ideas – they all have free step-by-step tutorials or patterns for the cross stitch Easter cards.

Easter cards to make: Cheerful Easter cards

Free sketchy Happy Easter patterned papers

Learn how to make these delightful homemade Easter cards (and four other designs!) using our free cheerful Easter printables.

Easter cards to make: Easter egg cards

Easter egg patterned paper

Learn how to make the most of matting and layering with this DIY Easter card tutorial. There are six easy Easter cards to make using the free Easter egg printables!

Easter cards to make: Easter chick card

Easter Bunny printables

How about this for a homemade Easter card idea?

Print out our free Easter chick printables and cut an aperture in the front to create this adorable Easter chick card.

Find the full Easter chick step-by-step tutorial, plus inspiration for two other Easter cards to make here.

Easter cards to make: Easter bunny card

Learn how to make this adorable Easter bunny card in our easy 7-step Easter card tutorial with pictures.

Easter cards to make: Bendi card

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Have you ever tried making a bendi card? Learn how in this bendi card tutorial for homemade Easter cards.

Don't be put off by the "bendi" element – this clever DIY Easter card design simply slots together, so it folds flat for postage.

Easter cards to make: Easter cross stitch card ideas

Easter cross stitch full

Looking for beautiful cross stitch Easter cards to make? How about these free Easter card cross stitch patterns – we love the cute egg in a cup pattern!

Easter cards to make: Easter bunny cross stitch cards

Two greetings cards with easter bunny designs stitched on the front

These free Easter bunny cross stitch card patterns have been designed by Durene Jones, who has provided six beautiful designs of Easter cards to make.

You'll need around 6-8 hours for each card, and if you need a refresher on the different stitches used for cross stitch or are looking to get started with stitching for the first time, check out our cross stitch for beginners article.

Get creative with our printable Easter card ideas

Whether you have lots of time to craft or are looking for a last-minute card idea, we have plenty of inspiration for you in our round-up.

As well as projects for you, we've also included colouring pages and games to keep the kids entertained over the Easter break.

Whatever you need, we hope you've found something that suits in our guide to printable Easter card ideas.


Have more Easter fun with Gathered

Get ready for the Easter bunny's visit by making a DIY Easter basket with our papercraft tutorial.


Holly SpannerStaff Writer, BBC Science Focus

Holly is the staff writer at BBC Science Focus, and specialises in astronomy. Before joining the team she was a geoenvironmental consultant and holds an MSc in Geoscience (distinction) from UCL.

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