Artist Trading Cards can be decorated and embellished in whatever style you choose using a wide range of materials and techniques.
This book provides numerous ideas for traditional, classic, contemporary and unusual cards using stickers, stencils, decorative papers, metal, beads, charms, memorabilia and stamping, decoupage and collage techniques. A great book for artists and crafters of all skill levels.
Artist Trading Cards (ATCs) are small cards measuring 2.5 x 3.5in (6.5 x 9cm) which you can decorate in whatever style you choose using a wide range of materials and techniques. Once completed, ATCs can be traded (never sold), giving everyone the opportunity to collect unique and original pieces of art! Inspiring and fun, they allowing artists of all abilities to share their creativity with others, both locally at craft fairs, shows and classes, and globally via the internet. This book provides numerous ideas for a wide range of ATCs based on many different methods and techniques.
Experienced artists and craftworkers will love the challenge of creating smaller pieces of work, and beginners will find the smaller scale of the pieces less daunting. Whatever your ability, you are bound to find something that will inspire and excite you!