Let’s create some colorful and pun-y Artist Trading Cards and Coins!

Hello, CutCardStock fans! Leslie here, and thanks so much for joining me on the blog today! Are you a fan of artist trading cards and coins? If so, you’ve come to the right place, lol! And if not, no worries, because these designs could easily be turned into CAS cards! The ATCs I’m sharing with you today feature amazing Basis cardstock (that’s on sale this month so be sure to get some!) paired with Solar White Classic Crest which is a staple in my studio.

*Cut the cards at 2-1/2″ x 3-1/2″ and punch the coins with a 2-1/2″ circle punch, all from Neenah Classic Crest Solar White 110# cardstock.
*Cut card and coin layers and a variety of strips from CutCardStock Basis Aqua, Basis Dark Purple, Basis Gray, Basis Green, Basis Light Yellow, Basis Navy, Basis Orange (no longer stocked but Pop-Tone Tangy Orange would be a good alternative), Basis Red and Basis Teal cardstock. Not all of these will be used but you’ll want a good variety.
*Plan which image and sentiment will go on each card and coin.

*Stamp the images on Neenah Classic Crest Solar White 80# cardstock, color with alcohol markers and cut with the coordinating dies.

*Adhere Basis layers to Classic Crest bases. Add patterned paper layers and Basis strips.
*Adhere stamped and die cut images.

*Stamp corresponding sentiment on each. And you’re done! So fun!

CutCardStock products used:
Basis Aqua cardstock
Basis Dark Purple cardstock
Basis Gray cardstock
Basis Green cardstock
Basis Light Yellow cardstock
Basis Navy cardstock
Basis Orange cardstock (no longer stocked but Pop-Tone Tangy Orange cardstock would be a good alternative)
Basis Red cardstock
Basis Teal cardstock
Granny Smith cardstock

Other products used:
Paper: Doodlebug Design Dot-Grid-Daisy-Stripe Rainbow Petite Prints, Gingham-Linen Rainbow Petite Prints and Nifty Notions 6×6 paper pads
Stamps: PhotoPlay Fruits & Veggies stamp set
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Morocco, Cottage Ivy, Grape Jelly, Gray Flannel and Teal Zeal ink; Nuvo alcohol markers- 387, 392, 479, 375, 439, 408, 409, 410, 412, 413; Faber-Castell Pitt Artist pen (fine point)- May Green; Sakura White Gelly Roll pen; Memento Luxe Wedding Dress ink, Hero Arts Unicorn ink
Dies/Punches: Fiskars 2-1/2″ circle punch, PhotoPlay Fruits & Veggies die set
Accessories: Bearly Art precision craft glue, MISTI stamp tool, Big Shot, ScraPerfect iridescent gemstones

I hope you’ve enjoyed this project! Be sure to visit the CutCardStock Facebook Page for more DT inspiration!

Scrappy hugs,

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