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Blackbirds in a Flowery Tree ATC (Artist Trading Card)

I had a wee go at making an ATC’s (Artist Trading Cards) today.   I’ve had the base of this one prepared for a couple of weeks now and it’s been sitting on my desk looking at me, willing me to do something with it ………. well today’s the day 😉

There’s a fair amount of materials making up this wee ATC .. all listed below 🙂

  • 1 x ATC sized watercolour paper coated cardstock (I got this with a craft kit from WHSmith)
  • Base is Soft Pastel Chalks .. I used Cobalt Blue, Dark Blue & White and blended them
  • Colorbox Chalk Ink in Chestnut Roan and Olive Pastel
  • Colorbox Pigment Ink Stamp Pad in Violet
  • Martha Stewart Iridescent Glitter in Sour Apple, Lemon Drop and Orange Sorbet
  • Zig 2 Way Glue Pen
  • Sharpie Poster Paint Markers in Black & White
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Olive Green Rhinestones
  • Stampin Up Stampin Write Markers in Chocolate Chip and Old Olive
  • Paintbrush
  • Claudine Hellmuth Multi Medium in Matte to seal in the chalk coloured base
  • Papermania Bird Song tree Stamp