Grungy Butterfly ATC´s with stencils, stamps and Distress Inks

Hello, it´s Sanna here with an Artist Trading Card video tutorial. I created an ATC trio with stamps from Sketchy Leaves and Grungy Butterflies on a stencil background with Distress Inks using Marks 2. Scroll down for a full video tutorial.

For these Artist Trading Cards I used a music note paper (if you don´t have one, you can stamp your own using the Rubber Dance Music stamp) on the background. On that I applied Distress Paint thru the Organic 3 stencil and then added a slightly darker tone of watercolor on top. After that I took a brown and mahagony tone of Distress Oxide ink and applied those onto the background for additional detail thru the Marks 2 stencil. I sewed the paper onto a sturdy background with my sewing machine and then stamped some images with black ink and the Sketchy Leaves on the papers.

After that I added some golden watercolor pigment details to the stamped leaves and some red watercolor splatters onto the background for additional detail. On top of that I used some of my previously made Grungy Butterflies fodder pieces and a piece of misted canvas and sentiment stickers to finish the ATC´s.

Here is the start-to-finish video on how I created the ATC´s:

and just in case, here is how I made the butterfly fodder:

I hope I could inspire you with my tutorials a little today.
Happy crafting,
xxx, Sanna

Used products from Rubber Dance:

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