Cards are printed on coated 14 pt. glossy stock. If you want the half–sheet size card (8.5 x 5.5), you can use covers from any of our cards. The pricing is slightly different between card sizes. See the examples of other cards that can be printed in this size in the "Card" category. The 5.5x8.5 card can be designed to be mailed. If you want to mail this card, choose that option on the online order form.