FaveCrafts.com

Menu

Free Offer
Fuse Creativity System Project Guide: Fun Party Themes, Idea for Handmade Cards, And More Paper Crafts from Fiskars

This FREE eBook is filled with 25 amazing handmade card designs, scrapbook layouts, DIY party decorations, home decor, and paper gift wrap and tags, all made with the help of your Fiskars Fuse and a few simple sheets of paper!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Chinese Coin ATC

By:

0 Comments

Create an Artist Trading Card with embellishments such as a Chinese coin. ATC projects like this one by Lisa Fulmer are a great way to create miniature pieces of art.


Coin ATC


Materials:

  • 2.5"x3.5" heavy white cardstock, such as Strathmore Acrylic Paper, linen finish
  • 3 colors of Liquitex Soft Body Acrylic paint (I used yellow, copper and green)
  • Metallic embossing powder, clear inkpad, heat gun, rubber stamp
  • Chalk ink (I used a teal blue)
  • Pastel pencil (I used a blue Carbothello pencil)
  • Metal embellishment, such as a chinese coin
  • Craft glue
  • Small paintbrush, foam finger dabber, cosmetic sponge




Instructions:

  1. Dab the 3 colors of paint on the ATC cardstock in a random pattern, working quickly to smudge and blend the colors together with the cosmetic sponge.

    ATC
     
  2. Use the brush to dab texture on top as desired.
     
  3. Set ATC aside and allow the paint to dry for 5-10 minutes.
     
  4. On a scrap piece of cardstock, stamp circle outlines of paint using the open end of the finger dabber, set aside to dry.

    ATC
     

  5. Stamp an image on the ATC with clear ink, sprinkle the image with embossing powder.
     
  6. Shake or brush off the excess powder and use the heat tool to melt the powder, set aside.
     
  7. Fill in the circles on the scrap paper with a small amount of paint, smudge with the finger dabber.
     
  8. After the circles are completely dry, add some contrasting shadow with a pastel pencil and smudge with your finger.
     
  9. Trim the scrap paper to 1"x2.25" and glue to the ATC.
     
  10. Swipe the edges of the ATC with chalk ink.
     
  11. Glue the metal embellishment on the card.
     

 

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Close

Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Discover crafting projects, free patterns, tips and special offers. Get free craft projects, how-to crafting tutorials & product reviews.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts

 

Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Instagram Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQs News Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Craft Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----

close

Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.