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Welcomg to the Red River Paper Card Shop!

You now have access to the most comprehensive selection of inkjet cardstock in the known universe. Turn your photos, artwork, and graphic designs into custom professional quality cards in minutes. You can easily create greeting cards, invitations, announcements, thank you cards, and much more using helpful online tutorials. Take a moment and discover the important facts about Red River Paper card stock below.

What kinds greeting card stock are available?

  • Glossy
  • Matte (non-gloss)
  • Artistic 100% cotton paper
  • Some you can print photography on both sides

All are inkjet coated so prints come out crisp and colors are vibrant on almost any inkjet printer


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What does "pre-scored" mean?

Scoring is an indention on the paper that helps it fold easily. Red River Paper mechanically scores each sheet so it will fold cleanly with no cracking.

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Can I try a sample?

Yes. A great value at $12.99 with free shipping, the Card Shop Sampler includes actual pre-scored sample sheets, envelopes, and helpful information to get you started.

What sizes can I choose from?

7" x 10" - The typical store bought card size
  • Folds to 5" x 7"
  • Max printable area: 4.75" x 6.75"
6.25" x 9"
  • Folds to 4.5" x 6.25"
  • Max printable area: 4.25" x 6" image
5.5" x 8.5" - The typical "Thank You" card size
  • Folds to 5.5" x 4.25"
  • Max printable area: 5.25" x 4" image
  • Available in select items
8.5" x 11"
  • Folds to 5.5" x 8.5"
  • Max printable area: 8.25" x 5.25"
  • Available in select items
8" x 9" Pano Card - Perfect for landscapes and panorama images
  • Folds to 4" x 9"
  • Max printable area: 3.75" x 8.75"
  • Available in select items

How do I make a custom card?

It's pretty simple to set up and print a custom card using Red River Paper cards. An important part of the process is your software. We recommend Photoshop or Photo Elements as they offer the most creative and layout capability. Click here for setup hints and tips.

Will my inkjet printer print on your papers?

All Canon and Epson printers will be able to use our special pre-scored sizes. Some HP printers do not have the ability to set up a custom paper size, which is necessary. Check your manual for more info on custom size setup.

Do you offer matching envelopes with the papers?

Red River Paper carries a complete selection of matching envelopes for your cards. The envelopes all feature a formal square flap. Please note that envelopes do not come pre-packaged with your cards. You will see links to order the envelopes of your choosing throughout our site

What inkjet printers are best for printing greeting cards?

Click here for our Inkjet Tips article that talks about best printers for card printing.

How much do cards cost to print?

We’re glad you asked because the answer will surprise and delight. Including paper, ink, and envelope, most cards cost you less than $1.00 each! That is an amazing value considering your cards will be custom, professional quality, and made exactly when you need them. Compared to mass produced greetings cards at $4.00 each, you cannot go wrong printing your own cards today.

Go to the Cost Per Card Estimator for more information.


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