How to Make a Printable Birthday Banner

By Alec Preble ; Updated September 15, 2017

Things Needed

  • Software such as Microsoft Publisher or an appropriate project creation website
  • Paper
  • Tape
  • Ink
  • Printer
Say Happy Birthday with a custom banner.

Creating a custom birthday banner that you can print from home adds a unique touch to your party’s decorating scheme. Unless you're still hanging onto an old dot-matrix printer, you'll have to tape several pages together to reach the desired length. With the right software and design, your graphics and text will flow seamlessly. Many templates are offered within Microsoft Publisher as well as through a multitude of free banner creation websites.

Design your banner

Open your chosen publishing software or project creation website and choose "banner" from the list of possible projects.

Choose the size, template, and colors for your banner.

Type the message you would like to appear on the banner.

Print all the pages of your banner.

Line up the pages in the correct order and tape together.

About the Author

Alec Preble began writing professionally in 2007. He began blogging in 2006, writing media reviews for the "Post-Standard" from 2007-2008. Preble received a Bachelor of Arts in English from Empire State College in 2005.