I was trying to come up with a really easy artist trading card tutorial for the next swap and I know I wanted the theme to be cat art.
Have you ever tried copying an Old Master in order to learn a painting style? Are you cringing right now at the thought of “copying an Old Master”? Is it because of “copying” or the fact that I referred to “an Old Master“?
Take a plain old playing card and transform it into an artist trading card with a beautiful gypsy hiding under a layer of transparent cracked medium.
Take a plain old playing card and transform it into an artist trading card with a print of a beautiful Gypsy, buttons and an inspirational quote,
In part 2 of the series, you’ll learn how to combine textures in your artist trading cards using spider web trim, corrugated cardboard, buttons and a quote.
In part 3 of the Junk Can Be Beautiful series, I’m going to be creating mixed media collage art with jewelry. Not any jewelry, broken, defective, but pretty jewelry.