Friday, February 5, 2016

Button Fairy

I was in a swap where we were to make a button fairy.
I had never heard of such thing but thought it sounded fun. 
So I googled it and came up with an idea.

Here is my very first button fairy.

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Thursday, February 4, 2016

ATC

A new year means new pleasures and clothes. 
How exciting!

Gelli print background, 
magazine words,
 guys from a book colored in bright colors with markers. 
Heat embossed edges.
 Sequin stars.


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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Heart Shaped ATC

This is a heart shaped ATC I made for a swap on swap-bot. 
I cut out the heart (atc size) with my Cameo and adhered it to cardboard.
Painted it red, splattered paint & gave it texture.
Collaged on music paper, old book page, & the woman.
Added words, flower & bling.


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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Crazy Love Bird ATC

Tim Holtz Crazy Bird stamp with googly eyes and heat embossed hearts.


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Monday, February 1, 2016

Hand drawn Character ATC

Sktchy inspired drawing 
Raygunn - the evil cartoon businessman...


Pen and Marker



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Thursday, January 28, 2016

Hand drawn Characters

Here are two ATC's I hand drew and colored with markers and pen.



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Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Black Out Poetry ATC

For this atc I used an old book page. 
I blacked out words that I didn't need for my poetry that I found within the text. 
I hand drew a face to go with the words I chose.


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Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Found Poetry ATC

For this ATC, I first hand drew my lady and colored in the background using markers. 
Then added my found poetry words from old book pages.


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Monday, January 25, 2016

HD Heart ATC

I hand drew this heart ATC for a pick-a-theme swap on AFA.


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Friday, January 22, 2016

Winter Scene ATC

Here is a hand drawn winter scene I created for a pick-a-theme swap.


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Thursday, January 21, 2016

Hand Painted Sunset-ATC

I found a watercolor tutorial online for sunsets and created this one for a pick-a-theme swap. 
I made two other similar sunset ATC's as well. 

Watercolors and black marker were used.


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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

HD Christmas Fairy

This Christmas fairy I hand drew for a pick-a-theme swap on AFA.


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Thursday, January 14, 2016

Hand drawn ATC's

Inspired from Sktchy.

Xander

Joy
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Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Library Card Catalog ATC's

 These mixed media atc's were created for a swap at AFA. 
The host supplied us with the old card catalogs. 
We were to use the words from the cards to inspire our art.

Worm's Eye View - fun textured hand drawn snowman

A world full of homes - gelli print diecut and rub-on


The three billy goats Gruff - hand drawn with prismacolor colored pencils.

Class clown - old yearbook photo, words & edging pieces from Mischief Circus

Three drops of water - cloud & raindrops cut from gelli prints, painted background

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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Mixed Media ATC's

I created these mixed media artist trading cards for a swap on AFA. The only requirement for this swap was to use the word 'believe' in some way on the cards.





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Monday, January 11, 2016

Hand drawn ATC's

Here are some of my hand drawn atc's I've been making.


Inspired by a photo from Sktchy.

Inspired by a photo on Sktchy.


For a pencil drawing swap.

Just because.

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Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Blackout Poetry ATC

No, don't do it Missy... 

Hand drawn girl on bookpage.

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Monday, December 28, 2015

Wonder

Made these two similar ATC's using stamps and distress inks. 



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Thursday, December 24, 2015

2 Kitty Cat ATC's

I used bookpage to create these two blackout poetry atc's. 
Hand drew the kitty cats and gave them character with googly eyes.



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Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Stamped ATC's

I played around with my stamps and distress inks to create these 4 artist trading cards.





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