Artist Trading Cards • Are miniature works of art • Can be made in any medium • Are meant to be TRADED or given away http://www.artist-trading-cards.ch/ http://www.wikihow.com/Make-Artist-Trading-Cards
YOUR ATCS • Must be 2D – drawn/painted or relief sculpture • Be experimental and creative with your content/media • 1 or 2 sided • Quality counts • Work hard, but it should be fun work • Have fun!
Tons of examples of ATCs • Check my hallway • Check flickr • Check etsy
OUR ATC Swap… …will be May 31 during classtime
Sculptural Mixed Media • Create 3D texture(s) on your card • Additive cardboard design on card • Subtractive/deconstructed design on card • Folded paper in 3D way on card • 3D patterns on card • Yarn collage on card • 3D collage using text • Collage focusing on repetition in 3D way • Rolled Paper Collage • Collage with materials from the box • Collage with materials YOU provide • Linear relief sculptures • Relief sculpture with 3 parts – a) background b) foreground c) middleground • A geometric relief sculpture • Combine sculpture with drawing/painting • Symmetrical relief sculpture • Asymmetrical relief sculpture • Free choice – run your idea(s) by Mrs. Arago first