Mira also chose to use watercolors, followed by dark colored pencils. Here she is using watered down Diamond Glaze to glue bits of colored tissue paper over all, chosing the colors, number of layers and cutting the shapes all by herself. She wanted her envelopes to remain white.
Mira's finished Artist Trading Cards, in clockwise order starting from top right: Firefly, Earth, Blue River, Rain (briefly named New York before she decided differently) and Flower.We'll definately be on the lookout for other Kid Trading cards swaps. Now comes the hard part - waiting to see what arrives in the mail from their paired artists! In the meantime, we'll be admiring everyones work at the Kids Artists Trading Card Swap pool at flikr.