It’s that time of year again. Tis the season for sending holiday cards to clients and loved ones. A holiday card can be a great marketing tool to win or promote to new clients as well. Even though we want to send that special card it doesn’t mean we have the time to make It from scratch. Thankfully, there are a lot of free template options to help make creating a holiday card as simple as dragging and dropping. These Free Holiday Card Templates look nice enough that your clients and family won’t know you didn’t spend hours making them. Let’s take a look.
This site has thousands of vector images for Adobe Illustrator that are perfect for all types of projects. You will have to sign up to use it, but the free offering is plenty to start out with. They do have subscription and premium levels of sign in, but that’s when you’re ready to pay for it! Look at the website to find out specifics on the free membership. They have various Christmas elements that are vector-based so you can open and use them in illustrator. There are also New Years elements too.
If you aren’t savvy with Adobe and another pro graphic creation software, then you might want to use Canva. Canva is very user friendly with drag and drop options over nicely-created templates. You will need to sign up with them to use. They have different levels of memberships with different options. The high levels of memberships will give you more customizable tools. They have templates for New Years. They also have templates for Christmas.
Vecteezy is similar to Freepik -they have tons of vector illustrator files for you to use for your projects. You will need to create an account to use it and to start you can sign up for the free account. You can tell which ones those are because of the word ‘free’ over the image. They may require you to somehow give credit to the artist for the free ones. Check with website with details about attribution. They have a lot of Christmas vectors that you can use to make cards. There are photos as well If that helps you as well. They have holiday cards and New Years cards.
This site will require you to create a login. There is a free option but also a couple of subscription levels you can choose from. You can sign up for the free one and download the free Christmas and greeting card templates. When you click on the card you want you will see a prompt for links to the various formats. The formats include Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Publisher, and Apple Pages. Not all formats have the same options. The photoshop file will be the most editable and give you the most options. Template.net has Christmas cards and New Years cards.
The folks at Jeff Hendrickson Design have a whopping 16 free photoshop card templates available for download. The card designs are clean and modern. The templates are easy to download and use. Just look at their blog post and click on the templates link. Click and save the zip file to your computer. When you unzip the file, you will see various PSD templates and a text document. The text document will show you where you can download certain fonts if you don’t have them.
This Christmas flyer or invitation card can be used to send to your clients or loved ones. It’s an AI file that be can opened in Photoshop or Illustrator!
Some of you may want a moving Christmas card for social media. You can get an Adobe Premiere Pro template from the folks at Motionarray. This elegant magical motion graphic will make a nice impression for clients or family.
As you can see there are lots of options for Holiday cards for you. Don’t forget to check out some Holiday fonts as well. No matter what program you are editing in, there is a way to create a professional Holiday Card this season.