Business Cards: Tutorials And Examples

Posted on Jul 13 2012 - 10:37am by CONTRIBUTOR

Editor’s Note: Guest Author Pradeep Yadav, a technology lover, analyzer and  love reporting about different technologies.

Business Cards have always existed and even change with time. Traditional business cards were just phone numbers and names, but now-a-days we have digital business cards. Designing an effective and professional business card is not an easy task. A designer must have insightful knowledge about the process of developing professional looking business cards. Furthermore, for the beginners, it is one of the trickiest things to accomplish.

TUTORIALS:

Cardboard and Torn Paper Business Card

In this Advanced Photoshop tutorial we’ll create a nice cardboard effect and play with a neat torn edge effect.

Design a Print Ready Business Card for Designers

On this site you’ll find design tutorials covering various techniques and effects in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, as well as a look into various other creative topics. There’s also a range of design related articles, links and free giveaways to help you along with your future design projects.

How to Make a Space-Themed Business Card

In this Photoshop tutorial, I am going to demonstrate to you how to design an alluring space-themed business card that is out of this world. With this tutorial, you will learn how to create a space backdrop with stars and stardust (all from scratch), utilize great light effects within your work, and how to stylize text. You will be surprised to find out that we will only use basic Photoshop tools and techniques.

How to Make Photographic Negative Business Cards

The creative photographic negative business card idea that we shared recently was pretty popular with our readers. Here we’ve asked Steph Goralnick to share how exactly it was made in case you want to make your own.

Making a Print-Ready Business Card using only Photoshop

In this tutorial, we are going to design up a simple business card in Photoshop and get it ready for print with crop marks and bleed. Normally you’d do some of this with a tool like InDesign, but it is in fact possible to get by with just our trusty old Photoshop.

Create a Slick Business Card Design with Stunning Typography

Whatever profession you’re in, there’ll come a time when you’ll need your own business card. This graphic design tutorial will show you a way to create a standard two-sided business card design in Adobe Photoshop that you can take to your printer.

Design a Cool and Original Jean Style Business Card

This tutorial will guide you through the process of designing a professional jeans style business card. The tutorial features some great techniques, effects and layer styles in which you can use over and over for future projects.

How to Design an Abstract Business Card in Photoshop

In this tutorial we will teach you how to design an abstract business card using a combination of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. We will be using Photoshop as a base for our business card, all whilst using Illustrator to create some clean, abstract shapes.

Creating a Colorful Vibrant Business Card

I have written a tutorial that is really simple to follow to create yourself a really colorful and vibrant business Card. You could also visit PsPrint and learn how to create effective and excellent-looking business cards at a fraction of the cost!

Making a Grungy Business Card

There are many different ways to attack a business card design. Clean & corporate is always nice. But why not get a little wild? This tutorial will walk you through setting up a vertical grungy business card template, front to back and ready to print.

How To Design a Print Ready Die-Cut Business Card

Follow this step by step tutorial to create a cool business card design in Adobe Illustrator. We’ll begin creating the vibrant pattern effect, then we’ll layout the contact information and set up the final print ready file ready for sending off to your chosen print firm.

Create a Molten Chocolate Business Card in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial we’ll design a single sided business card that features molten chocolate as a background image using Photoshop and get it ready for print.

How to Create a Sweet Bokeh Business Card in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial we’re going to learn how to create a double-sided business card that features Bokeh and abstract effects. We’ll also create many different color schemes for it. So, let’s get started!
Creating a Cartoony Print-Ready Business Card in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to create a print-ready business card in Photoshop. Designs made for printing have to be prepared in a special manner. Before sending to the printer, it’s best to make sure that your file is ready so you can avoid all the hassle of redesigning, or better yet, the anguish brought by a printing disaster.

Design a Dirty Business Card

We’ll create a simple textured business card. The basic guidelines should be kept for printing and user-friendly to the print media and client.

Create a Business Card in Illustrator

 

In this tutorial we’ll take the Rockable Press brand we worked through in Part 1 of this set of tutorials and apply it to create and print business cards with UPrinting.

How to Impose Business Cards for Digital Printing with InDesign

Sometimes you find yourself in a situation when your client needs to quickly print some business cards and you are the one, who gets the responsibility to do it. In this tutorial you will learn how quickly an effectively impose business card without using any paid imposition plug-in, using some basic InDesign functions and just in a few clicks.

Unusual Business Card

 

Unusual Business CardHere is special useful tutorial how to create unusual presentation for your business card. I hope it will be very interesting for you.

Create a Fun Print-Ready Doodled Business Card Design

In this tutorial we’ll be drawing our doodles directly in Illustrator, and using the application’s print abilities to set up our business card document with the correct margins and bleed to build a complete print-ready PDF document.

Business Card Design Project Walkthrough

Let’s look at a process for creating the concept of business card, resulting in the finished printed product

Creating a New Web 2.0 Business Card

Abduzeedo is a blog about design. There are all sorts of articles for those who want to look for inspiration. Also you will find very useful tutorials for the most used applications out there, with a special selection of Photoshop Tutorials and Illustrator Tutorials. Of course there are other softwares conteplated like Pixelmator, Fireworks, and web design tutorials.

Red Business Card

In this tutorial you will learn how to create an amazing red textured Business Card design.

Designing a Professional Business Card

A professional business card is vital to successfully representing your business. PSD Nation has created an easy-to-follow tutorial showing the steps to create a fantastic business card.

Design a Slick Business Card

In this tutorial we going to show you how to design your own double sided business card in Photoshop and get it ready for print.

Design a Unique Business Card

Learn how to design a cool business card that’s print ready in Illustrator and Photoshop.

Create a Stylish Business Card in Photoshop

In this tutorial we are going to “Create a Stylish looking Business Card in Photoshop”. Its an very easy and simple tutorial to understand. This tutorial is something inspired by “Ismaelgnc’s Business Cards” on flickr.

Make a Swiss Design Inspired Business Card

In this print design tutorial, you will witness a process for creating Swiss Style themed business cards using Adobe Illustrator and some tools and items that you can easily obtain from your your local office supply store (or online). We’re going to go through setting up Illustrator for designing a business card template, as well as how to print the template on business card stock.

Business Card Design Walkthrough

In this tutorial, we will be giving you a walk through on the entire business card design process.

Business Card Tutorial

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a beautiful business card with just Photoshop.

How to Create a Nebula Background Business Card

In this tutorial let us see how to create a dark nebula background visiting card. Business cards are play a very important role in impressing the clients and once they are made differently and good looking then you are half done with earning the client.

Business Card Tutorial in Inkscape

This tutorial will demonstrate how to create a business card template using Inkscape.

How to Design Your Business Card

This article will cover to Webdesigner Depot is an exciting platform designed to explore different web and graphic design techniques, great examples and best practices.

Designing a Business Card with InDesign CS5

In this tutorial we are going to take a business card design from initial concept to preparing the file for print. So whether you need a business card for yourself or a client read on.

Create  a Retro Grunge Style Business Card

Learn how you can create a cool old grudge looking print ready business card in photoshop and also learn some techniques which you can use in your future designs

Cool Business Card

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a beautiful business card in Photoshop.

Making Creative Business Card

Are you interesting how to make creative looking business card in a few steps? Be sure, it will take five minutes maximum!

How to Design Business Card

This tutorial will cover something different, you will learn how to create an attractive business card.

How to Create a Stylish Business Card Template

Following this tutorial you’ll be able to understand the architecture of this business card design and create a personalized version for yourself.

What makes a good business card?

In this article you learn to some useful techniques and how to improve your business and how to design a business card.

Grungy Business Card

Running out of ideas? Here’s a good one; a business card with a cautioning pattern. It’s relatively easy; give it a try.

EXAMPLES:

Business Card PSD Templates

Brown Retro Business Card

Corporate Business Card

4 Asian-Inspired Personal Business Cards Templates

Free Business Card PSD

Psd Business Card Mock-Up

Modern Business Card

Vintage Business Card PSD

Business Card PSD template

Clean Business Card PSD

Deviant ID Card Template

Technix Business Card

Free Modern Business Card

Psd Business Card Mock-Up

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