Shimmer and Shine Snowflake Artist Trading Cards | 12 weeks of Christmas Week 9
Thank you so much for joining me for this Shimmer and Shine Snowflake Artist Trading Cards tutorial, Let's jump right in.
I started with a piece of 5x7 watercolour cardstock and sprayed on Tumbled glass Spray Stain and two colours of Mica spray stain in Merry Mint and Fortune Teller, working between colours and water until I was happy with how it was looking. Once the panel was dry, I used snowfall grit paste through a snowflake stencil to add a fun texture to the background.
While my background panel was drying again I cut out 12 snowflakes from white glitter cardstock to add on top of the ATCs once cut down. I cut the 5x7 panel into four 2.5 by 3.5 inch ATCs and added 3 snowflakes to each card with a mix of liquid glue and 3d foam squares for added interest. I cut little notches out of the ATCs and curled up the edges to add a worn texture and look to the cards.
For a final bit of shimmer and shine, I added Icy sparkle crystals to the centre of each snowflake and some mica flakes around the cards for an even wintery look. I am pretty happy with how these ATCs came out, but sadly, the pictures do not do them justice.
Thank you so much for stopping by for this quick look at my Shimmer and Shine Snowflake Artist Trading Cards. If you would like a more in-depth look please check out the video below, I also have a complete supplies list in case you want to know exactly what I used. I hope to see you again very soon!!
Strathmore Ready Cut 5x7 watercolour panels
Lawn Fawn Pixie Dust Cardstock
Ranger Heat Tool
Tim Holtz Glass media mat
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Tim Holtz paper trimmer
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Tumbled Glass Distress Spray Stain
Distress Mica Stain Merry Mint
Distress Fortune Teller Mica Stain
Sizzix Switch Die cutting machine
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Sizzix Standard Multi-purpose Base
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Sizzix Standard Plates
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Sizzix Chrome Precision Plate
Simon Says Stamp Snowflake Cluster Stencil
Tim Holtz Snowfall Grit Paste
Glad Press and Seal
White Distress Crayon
Thin 3D Foam Squares
Bearly Art glue
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Tim Holtz Mini Paper Snowflake Dies
Distress Rock Candy Glitter
Tim Holtz Mica flakes
Studio Katia Embellishment Wand
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Studio Katia Embellishment Tray
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Studio Katia Icy Sparkle Crystals
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Tim Holtz mini Snips
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