Paper Cut Cards

Many cultures have paper cutting traditions. In this activity, we will sharpen our exacto knife skills, experiment with shapes and create designs to communicate to friends and family, through card-making.

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Stuff to Know

Various colours and weights of paper, exacto knife, scissors, cutting pad/surface, glue, basic drawing supplies, ideas for shapes that you may want to cut out.


  • Intermediate
  • Beginner
  • Applied design, skills, and technologies
  • Crafts
  • Graphic design
  • Arts
  • Visual art
  • Art appreciation
  • Studio arts
  • Graphic arts
  • Communicating
  • Connecting and engaging with others
  • Creative thinking
  • Creating and innovating
  • Personal awareness and responsibility
  • Well-being
  • Positive personal identity and culture
  • Understanding relationships & cultural contexts
  • Social awareness and responsibility
  • Building relationships

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