While Easter is a religious holiday for many, other families spend the day in a variety of ways. Whether romping in the grass and fields to find hidden treasures or gathering around the table for the traditional ham dinner feast, Easter is that special time of year steeped in family tradition.
Sending an online greeting card to friends and loved ones is a simple gesture of remembrance. The websites listed below provide a vast assortment of Easter greeting cards. From spiritual and religious to animated Easter bunnies and dancing Easter eggs, these personalized electronic greeting cards are simple to make and free to send.
Printable Greeting Cards
A computer, Internet connection, printer and paper are needed to create these printable sentimental expressions of the Easter spirit.
- Hewlett Packard Easter Cards – Hewlett Packard was founded in a rented garage in 1939 by Dave Packard and Bill Hewlett, university classmates. Today, HP offers 7 printable Easter cards for adults and children that are unique and free. All cards are half-fold and include matching printable envelopes. Detailed step-by-step instructions included for each project. These Easter printable activities are highly recommended and bookmark-worthy.
- Crayola Card Creator – The Crayola Company has been in the business of color and creativity for over 100 years. Crayola’s Card Creator includes 11 electronic cards and 3 printable Easter cards. eCards are customizable and no registration is required. Crayola is a wonderful website for children and is highly recommended. To easily locate from main page, click the “Games and Fun” link and “Card Creator” to begin.
- Disney-Stationary Free Easter Greeting Cards – 5 free Easter cards are included in this fabulous printable project from Disney-Stationary. To make, simply print, cut along lines and fold. To easily locate from home page, click “Disney Greeting Cards” menu on right, and “Easter cards” to begin.
- Canon Greetings – Originally named Kwanon, Canon Inc. has been in business since 1933. Today, Canon offers 11 adorable Easter cards, for free. Cards are also available in different sizes. Some cards include Easter greetings, some are blank. Adobe Reader is required (free download).
- Print Free Printable Easter Cards – In 1999, Ken and Sandy had a dream to offer calendars, cards and other printable projects to the general public for free, cutting out the middle man. The ad-supported website offers printable Easter cards for children and includes matching gift wrap paper. Choose from quarter-fold or half-fold printable cards. Plain envelopes are also included. Several available cards are colorable cards. Print according to directions and color offline.
Electronic Greeting Cards
Sending an eCard is simple and fun. All that is needed is a computer and Internet connection. Some websites require registration, some do not. All the companies listed below offer free electronic greetings.
- Hershey’s Easter eCard Maker – This fully customizable greeting card maker from Hershey’s is a must have and highly recommended. Choose from a variety of backgrounds, animations and music. No registration is required. Simply create and send.
- Hallmark – Hallmark has been in the card company business for almost 100 years and offers a large assortment of offline and online greeting cards. A family run business, Hallmark’s Easter holiday electronic greeting categories include humor, classic, religious and cute. Many Hallmark cards are free, while others are premium cards. Registration is required.
- Greet2k – Greet2K offers many free animated Easter cards. Card categories include spiritual and religious to just plain fun. No registration is needed. Requires Macromedia Flash (free download).