17 Tutorials for Designing Your Own Business Card

Business cards are a necessity for designers and other creatives. In this post we’ll feature some tutorials that will teach you how to design an attractive business card. You can follow the tutorials exactly or use parts of them to learn new tricks and create something unique for your own business card.

How to Design an Abstract Business Card in Photoshop

How  to Design an Abstract Business Card in Photoshop

Create a Business Card in Illustrator

Create  a Business Card in Illustrator

Create a Fun Print-Ready Doodled Business Card Design

Create  a Fun Print-Ready Doodled Business Card Design

Creating a Colorful, Vibrant Business Card

Creating  a Colorful, Vibrant Business Card

Design a Print Ready Business Card for Designers

Design  a Print Ready Business Card for Designers

Making a Grungy Business Card

Making a  Grungy Business Card

Making a Print-Ready Business Card Using Only Photoshop

Making  a Print-Ready Business Card Using Only Photoshop

Design a Cool and Original Jeans Style Business Card in Photoshop

Design a Cool  and Original Jeans Style Business Card in Photoshop

Cardboard and Torn Paper Business Card

Cardboard  and Torn Paper Business Card

Business Card Design Project Walkthrough

Business  Card Design Project Walkthrough

Design a Dirty Business Card

Design  a Dirty Business Card

How to Create a Colorful Business Card Template in Illustrator CS4

How  to Create a Colorful Business Card Template in Illustrator CS4

How to Create a Sweet Bokeh Business Card in Photoshop

How to Create  a Sweet Bokeh Business Card in Photoshop

How to Create Print-Ready Standard Size Business Cards

How  to Create Print-Ready Standard Size Business Cards

Create a Slick Business Card Design with Stunning Typography

Create  a Slick Business Card Design with Stunning Typography

Designing a Business Card in InDesign

Designing  a Business Card in InDesign

Business Card Layout

Business  Card Layout


Steven Snell

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  • thanks for inspiration!

  • I just love the work of Chris Spooner on the Doodled Business Card Design here

  • Cool!!! Useful tutorials, tnx!

  • Some great ideas.

    Will def. use these during our next business card run.

  • Thanks for this great Round Up!!!. Some of my fav tuts are here.

  • Nice clean round up… I look forward to going through them all. Thanks

  • Nice roundup! I enjoy creating business card mock-ups, so this is great!

  • Thank you for this Tute….It is very usefull!! exactly what i needed

  • I wrote an article a while back on using handmade elements on your business card – it’s a great way to get a different and unique business card.

    Hope this is useful: http://www.limedaring.com/building-beautiful-business-cards/

  • great tutorials.

  • thanks for inspiring designs…

  • Nice tutorials. Thanks! =)

  • Great collection !
    Carry on this good work!
    I’ll be checking in on a regularly now.

  • Excellent list, thank you! I didn’t know where to begin with designing my business cards, but these have given me a lot of inspiration. 🙂

  • Nice roundup! Thanks!

  • Thanks for including a couple of my tutorials Steven! Another one of my business card tutorials was released earlier over at TutToaster, which can be found here. Feel free to add it to the list! http://www.tuttoaster.com/design-a-striped-business-card-in-illustrator/

  • thanks for the post, i especially like the doodle card. I am going to have to try that one.

  • What awesome inspiration

  • I like different ways of presenting the businesscards.
    Thanks for the inspiration!

  • Nice! I’ll look through all of these. They all seem like really useful posts. Thanks for compiling them.

  • Great Tutorials,Here’s one you might add,
    How to create Old Grudge Style Business Card :
    http://pcandweb.com/tutorials/how-to-create-old-grudge-style-print-ready-business-card.html

  • nice info, thanks

  • Awesome! I just love the designs.

  • Nice clean round up… I look forward to going through them all. Thanks

  • Oh~ Nice business card…

  • Great tutorial list, thanks!

  • Go to Moo.com . Done.

  • The designs for sample Business cards look Good at the first Sight. Thanks for useful resource

  • This is a really great collection of tutorials. Thanks for sharing!

  • Perfect timing, I was just about the update my business cards.
    Fantastic selection here…

    Gonna use Moo to print my new ones, unless anyone knows of a better company?

  • Thank you very much for this resource. I was struggling with some designs of my own for business cards but that has come in a lot of use.

  • Nice design, that printing iffect will excellent!