MEET THE BARD CARDS


108 hand-illustrated fantasy cards for musical inspiration. Perfect gift for any musician, composer, or songwriter.

or download and print your own deck for free!

DRAW A CARD AND GET INSPIRED


Each Bard Card contains multiple prompts, such as theme, challenge text, and additional rules (such as tempo and time signature).

Play by our rules or make your own


Bard Cards ship with recommended instructions for composing, but there are virtually limitless ways you can use them. Don't be shy to get creative!

Made with love in Oulu, Finland


Bard Cards is a side project by @juhakeranen with additional help by @matskyyro. Buying a deck of Bard Cards buys us a beer, so thanks in advance!

Print your own Bard Cards

Bard Cards are available for download under the Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license.

Feel free to print your own, or support the development of Bard Cards and buy a deck on The Game Crafter.

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Help us develop expansions

We have big plans for Bard Cards in the future. Your feedback is invaluable as we develop further expansions.

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