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Free Microsoft Publisher Birthday Card Templates

written by: •edited by: Michele McDonough•updated: 9/30/2010

If you are trying to find free Publisher card templates, look no further. Here is a collection of birthday cards for a variety of recipients that you can download to use in Microsoft Publisher - and they are all free!

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    Create Your Own Birthday Cards

    You can use Microsoft Publisher to make all sorts of custom publications for a loved one's special day. From a big, lively birthday banner to party invitations, Publisher enables you to create and personalize a wide variety of items. Why not give that special someone a handmade birthday card as well?

    Microsoft offers several birthday card templates within Publisher as well as on the Microsoft website. If you search the web for free Publisher birthday card templates, though, you probably will not come up with many results. Of course, if you are not able to find exactly what you want, you can make a birthday card in Publisher from scratch. In the meantime, though, you can browse through the following templates. Even if they are not specifically what you were looking for, you may find one that you like well enough to modify for your own, unique birthday wishes.

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    Belated Birthday Card Template for Microsoft Publisher

    Belated Birthday Card 

    Miss an important birthday? It is never too late to send a card, even if it is after the fact. This sweet and charming belated birthday card template sports a sad little girl shamefully covering her face on the cover, along with the words, "Oh no!" Inside the card states, "I forgot! Hope you had a blast anyway. Happy Belated Birthday!"

    This card could easily be altered if you would like to send a simple "I'm sorry" card for any reason, as well.

    Download Link Page: Belated Birthday Card Template for Microsoft Publisher

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    Girlfriends Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher

    Girlfriends Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher 

    Women have special relationships with their girlfriends. One minute, you may be pouring out your hearts and souls to one another and the next you are swapping catty comments. This Publisher birthday card template captures both sides of the girlfriend coin. Two woman loaded with shopping bags walk arm-in-arm on the front of the card, which reads, "I know we’ll always be friends." The inside of the card elaborates, "I’m the only one who knows what year you were really born! Happy birthday!"

    You could also remove the birthday line and use this template as a humorous friendship card.

    Download Link Page: Girlfriends Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher

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    Guy's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher

    Guy's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher 

    Of course, it is also nice to create a custom birthday card for the man in your life. Whether the birthday boy is your dad, brother, husband or best bud, this Publisher birthday card template is sure to bring him a smile and perhaps a groan. On the front, a woman adoringly hands a gift to a good-looking guy. The cover reads, "Today we celebrate the birth of a man who is strong yet sensitive, smart yet sexy and basically the most amazing guy on the planet!"

    The inside boldly announces, "Happy Birthday, Superman, wherever you are!" In smaller print, it goes on to say, "(Oh! And I hear it is your birthday, too! Hope it’s a great one.)

    Download Link Page: Guy's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher

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    Little Girl's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher

    Little Girl's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher 

    If there is a special little girl in your life, you can make her a birthday card that doubles as a fun activity. This birthday card template presents a black-and-white birthday scene complete with an adorable fairy that any little girl would love to color. Inside, the card reads, "This birthday fairy is here to grant wishes just for you. Today's your special day when wishes can come true! So color in this card and then when you are done, close your eyes and make one wish and prepare for lots of fun! Happy birthday to a very special girl!"

    You may wish to include a small pack of crayons along with this card so that the birthday girl can start coloring right away, should she choose to do so.

    Download Link Page: Little Girl's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher

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    Boy's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher

    Boy's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher 

    You cannot forget the birthdays of the boys in your life, either. While they do want to be remembered, guys, even young ones, tend to prefer cards that are fun and upbeat rather than wordy or emotional. That is why your special little guy will appreciate that you made him a card such as this one.

    A sporty skateboarder shows off his moves on the front of the card alongside the phrase, "Today is your day!" Inside, the star theme continues along with a smaller, color-coordinated skateboarder graphic. The inside panel reads, "Live it up like the star that you are. Happy birthday!"

    You might also wish to remove the birthday line and give this card on another special day, such as when he wins an award or graduates to another grade in school.

    Download Link Page: Boy's Birthday Card for Microsoft Publisher

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    Other Resources

    Check back regularly, as more Microsoft Publisher birthday card templates will be added over time. For more help with Publisher, go to the Bright Hub MS Publisher Tips library.