These are our archived sets of symbol themed backing papers. Each set has been archived in two zip folders, one for landscape papers and one for portrait ones.
In addition to the archived sets we will also be adding more normal sets to the site over the coming months. If you have any suggestions then please do let us know.
Comedy and Tragedy 1.
This free Comedy and Tragedy set of papers is great for anyone involved in theatre or dance. Maybe you want to make a card for a first night or even a ticket / invitation to a performance. The Comedy and Tragedy masks are a traditional design which go back hundreds of years and can be found in various variations in theatres throughout the world. So if you need to make a card or other paper craft item for a budding actor, a good luck in a drama performance or any other theatrical linked event just download and print off these free papers.
We have now uploaded some decoupage and pyramid papers to go with these sheets.
Comedy and Tragedy 2.
Here is our second set of free backing papers featuring the Comedy and Tragedy masks. We do have both decoupage and pyramid papers also with the Comedy and Tragedy masks in our decoupage section.
As normal they are completely free to download, print and use in your card making and other paper craft projects. They can be used on their own, together with set 1 or with the decoupage and pyramid papers. They are particularly useful for cards related to the theatre and performances.
Fleurdelis Free Backing Papers.
This set of free backing papers and other craft papers featuring the Fleurdelis symbol. A traditional sign which has been used for many things from French Royalty to the Scout movement. As normal the set of papers is completely free to download so you can print the papers at home. We hope you will find these useful in your card making and other paper craft projects.
This is sometime written as “fleur de lis”.
Guides Crafting Papers.
A set of free craft papers featuring the Guide Symbol the Trefoil. Great if you know someone who is in the Girl Guides as a member or a leader. Can even be used in fund raising activities.
These papers can be freely downloaded and printed and used to make a greeting card or other paper craft project for a Guide or Guide group.
These free horseshoe backing papers have been design mainly to use on wedding cards. They can however also be used in any Good Luck cards you should wish to make. Maybe if someone is leaving work or going to university etc. Although these papers can be used on their own they would probably be better as a simple background to a more ornate topper.
Ichthys Card Making Papers.
A free set of backing papers all with the Christian Ichthys symbol repeated on them. This set can be used for Christenings, Confirmations and other Christian religious happenings.
They have mainly been designed for card making but can also be used in scrap booking and any other paper crafts.
Ohm, Om or Aum Backing Papers.
A free set of craft papers all featuring the Ohm symbol. Om, Aum or Ohm is a holy meditation symbol of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism with a profusion of esoteric and esoteric meanings. In modern usage Om means the Word, “the eternal”. These free Ohm downloads would be particularly useful for good luck and new home cards etc (in addition to the obvious religious usages).
Peace Sign Craft Papers.
A free set of craft papers, free to download and with the Peace Sign Emblem repeated on them. Will make a nice background design for a topper or other embellishment. There are plenty to download off our site or maybe you already own some.
Scouts Crafting Papers.
A free set of backing papers featuring the scouts fleur-de-lis. This is a great set if you know anyone in the scouting movement. The papers can be used on their own or together with some of our other papers. As with all of our papers these scouting ones are freely download able and printable.
If you would like more scouting papers please visit our Character section will you will find a huge selection including decoupage, pyramid papers etc based on the themes of Scouts, Cubs and Beavers.
Smilies or Smileys Card Making Papers.
A useful set of free Backing Papers featuring a Smilies (Smileys) designs. Great for making cards for forum friends or just people who spend a lot of time on the computer. All of the backing papers are completely free to download and you can print them immediately or save them on your computer to use at a later date.
You can use these paper on their own if you wish or mix them with some of our other free craft downloads.