Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 77

Thread: Cats - NOT hand drawn/ hand painted Due date: June 24

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Varsity Lakes, Qld, Australia
    Posts
    6,279
    Gallery Count
    413
    Comment Count
    243
    Post Thanks / Like

    Cats - NOT hand drawn/ hand painted Due date: June 24

    Due Date: June 24
    postage date for non-Australians: June 3rd
    I live in Australia - mail will NOT reach me quickly! I normally allow 3 weeks when mailing my swaps to anywhere else in the world - I suggest that you do the same.

    cards: 3 for 3
    participants: unlimited
    I am not a person who can draw or paint and have people recognise what I have tried to show. This is the swap for anyone who feels similarly challenged.
    Cats can be realistic or stylised, they can be: collaged, cross-stitched, origami, quilted, made from buttons, punched/ die cut, stamped, made from napkins and beeswax, iris folded, embossed or any other style or technique that you can think of but they can NOT be simply drawn or painted.



    3D iris fold and collage stamped and pencils
    These are all examples from my current Gallery.



    My plan is NOT to give you back a technique that you have used (hopefully there will be a large enough variety to allow for this) - if you REALLY only want to receive the techniques that you have used please tell me and I will try to accommodate you.


    Due date:
    Cards are to be in my hands by June 24. I will mail your return cards as soon as possible, but remember, it took up to 3 weeks to reach me so they will take up to 3 weeks to reach you. Please be on time so others don't have to wait.


    Postage:
    Australian players
    - please include a stamp equivalent to your postage

    International players - a well hidden US$1 bill.


    ALL players please include a LARGE address label (AT LEAST 2" x2"), I will provide envelopes and Australian postage


    1. Do your best work - I plan to swap like-for-like, as much as I can. You will probably not receive cards using the same technique as those that you submitted as I intend to mix the returns.

    2。Clearly write your USERNAME and the SWAP NAME on the back of all your cards (so you can get fun rep points)
    and on the back of your mailing envelope. I am running a few swaps and do not want to put you with the wrong returns.

    3. Please mail early to allow time to reach Australia.

    4. An extra card for the swap host (in line with the swap theme) is greatly appreciated but is not required.

    5. Embellishments are fine. The completed card needs to fit into standard pockets and the embellishments need to be securely fastened so they don't fall off during shipping. If it is too bulky it is more than likely that the card may not reach me - either because the envelope has been torn and the card lost, or it is too heavy.

    6. Have fun!!

    7. I will give iTrader feedback when I receive your cards, and will also update this post showing that your cards have arrived. In return I encourage you to give iTrader host feedback to me when you receive your swap returns, and Rep points for the artists whose cards you receive. After all, knowing where your cards went is half the fun I think.

    PLAYERS
    0. donnacr
    1. Suzi - received
    2. electricdesigner - received
    3. dithespy - received
    4. MicheleMC - received
    5. neca84 - received
    6. bastcrystal
    7. Just Ducky - received
    8. Beauty hides pain
    9. Paula7 - received
    10. heymaggie - received
    11. Betsyg
    12. pouringdiva - withdrawn
    13. Nerina - received
    14. Haagmm - received
    15. Tasha - received
    16. JazzEars - received
    17. Lara - received
    18. Bluesky - received
    19.
    20.
    21.
    22.
    23.
    24.
    25.
    Last edited by Donnacr; 06-14-2018 at 07:28 AM. Reason: adding players, marking received cards
    Current address is in VARSITY LAKES
    So sorry for dropping off the face of the earth but my computer decided to eat everything that I had entered since Sept 2017 - I have just got it all back (hopefully problem solved)
    Now hosting:

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2016
    Location
    Pennsylvania
    Posts
    1,751
    Gallery Count
    15
    Comment Count
    80
    Post Thanks / Like
    I would love to join!
    Now Hosting: The Songs of Elton John, ATC Style, Mystical Mermaids and Pigs With Personality

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Varsity Lakes, Qld, Australia
    Posts
    6,279
    Gallery Count
    413
    Comment Count
    243
    Post Thanks / Like
    welcome Suzi - you have the number 1 spot!
    Current address is in VARSITY LAKES
    So sorry for dropping off the face of the earth but my computer decided to eat everything that I had entered since Sept 2017 - I have just got it all back (hopefully problem solved)
    Now hosting:

  4. Thanks Suzi thanked this post
    Likes Suzi liked this post
  5. #4
    Stahlrala's Avatar
    Stahlrala is offline “Every artist was first an amateur” Ralph Waldo Emerson.
    Join Date
    Jun 2017
    Location
    brooklyn ny
    Posts
    91
    Gallery Count
    0
    Comment Count
    2
    Post Thanks / Like
    lurking

  6. #5
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Varsity Lakes, Qld, Australia
    Posts
    6,279
    Gallery Count
    413
    Comment Count
    243
    Post Thanks / Like
    Stahlrala - you are very welcome to take a seat on my comfortable lurkers' couch but I hope that you join us soon
    Current address is in VARSITY LAKES
    So sorry for dropping off the face of the earth but my computer decided to eat everything that I had entered since Sept 2017 - I have just got it all back (hopefully problem solved)
    Now hosting:

  7. #6
    Join Date
    Jan 2017
    Location
    East Sussex, UK
    Posts
    507
    Gallery Count
    198
    Comment Count
    28
    Post Thanks / Like
    Would love to play

  8. #7
    Join Date
    Jan 2017
    Location
    France
    Posts
    1,269
    Gallery Count
    351
    Comment Count
    145
    Post Thanks / Like

  9. #8
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Varsity Lakes, Qld, Australia
    Posts
    6,279
    Gallery Count
    413
    Comment Count
    243
    Post Thanks / Like
    welcome electricdesigner!

    of course you may join dithespy​ - welcome!
    Current address is in VARSITY LAKES
    So sorry for dropping off the face of the earth but my computer decided to eat everything that I had entered since Sept 2017 - I have just got it all back (hopefully problem solved)
    Now hosting:

  10. #9
    Join Date
    Jan 2018
    Location
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posts
    68
    Gallery Count
    0
    Comment Count
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    I would love to join in. Thanks for hosting!

  11. #10
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Tasmania, Australia
    Posts
    713
    Gallery Count
    84
    Comment Count
    7
    Post Thanks / Like
    oh add me please , you can never have enough Cat ATCs
    Carol, from Tasmania, Australia

  12. #11
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    San Leandro, CA USA
    Posts
    769
    Gallery Count
    93
    Comment Count
    86
    Post Thanks / Like
    I'd love to play, may I join?
    - Looking for inspiration and found it right here......

  13. #12
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Varsity Lakes, Qld, Australia
    Posts
    6,279
    Gallery Count
    413
    Comment Count
    243
    Post Thanks / Like
    so glad to see more people joining us. Welcome to MicheleMC, neca84 and ​bastcrystal
    Current address is in VARSITY LAKES
    So sorry for dropping off the face of the earth but my computer decided to eat everything that I had entered since Sept 2017 - I have just got it all back (hopefully problem solved)
    Now hosting:

  14. #13
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Fountain, Michigan
    Posts
    6,139
    Gallery Count
    180
    Comment Count
    901
    Post Thanks / Like
    non HD/HP ????
    super, I would love to come play Donna... sharpen my scissors and getting out a new glue stick...
    http://www.atcsforall.com/forum/gall...rchcatidsuri=4
    LINK above... my available cards ..

    Ain't Life Just Ducky

  15. #14
    Join Date
    Mar 2018
    Location
    Saginaw, MN
    Posts
    29
    Gallery Count
    1
    Comment Count
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    I would love to play too.
    Angel Helgemoe - BHP

    The pain inside the beauty can never be seen.

  16. #15
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Varsity Lakes, Qld, Australia
    Posts
    6,279
    Gallery Count
    413
    Comment Count
    243
    Post Thanks / Like
    Welcome to Just Ducky and Beauty hides pain.

    BHP
    if you have any questions feel free to ask in the thread or send me a PM - there is no such thing as a silly question.
    Current address is in VARSITY LAKES
    So sorry for dropping off the face of the earth but my computer decided to eat everything that I had entered since Sept 2017 - I have just got it all back (hopefully problem solved)
    Now hosting:

  17. #16
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Fountain, Michigan
    Posts
    6,139
    Gallery Count
    180
    Comment Count
    901
    Post Thanks / Like
    question.... if I using a found image or sticker kinda image of a kitty... may I use my colored pencils for
    part of the background stuff... like a hill with trees and some grass in front ???
    or are we NOT using HD/HP anything... I good either way...
    http://www.atcsforall.com/forum/gall...rchcatidsuri=4
    LINK above... my available cards ..

    Ain't Life Just Ducky

  18. #17
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Varsity Lakes, Qld, Australia
    Posts
    6,279
    Gallery Count
    413
    Comment Count
    243
    Post Thanks / Like
    I am fine with some hand colouring in the background but I don't want the feel/ look of the card to be hand-drawn.

    How do others feel?
    Current address is in VARSITY LAKES
    So sorry for dropping off the face of the earth but my computer decided to eat everything that I had entered since Sept 2017 - I have just got it all back (hopefully problem solved)
    Now hosting:

  19. #18
    Join Date
    Feb 2017
    Location
    Lexington, SC
    Posts
    21
    Gallery Count
    12
    Comment Count
    2
    Post Thanks / Like
    I’d like to join ��

  20. #19
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Fort Worth, Texas
    Posts
    1,284
    Gallery Count
    42
    Comment Count
    49
    Post Thanks / Like
    Please sign me up! I love cats and collage!
    Maggie Mize🌻heymaggie
    💚💜💛💙🌸🖤🌼💙💛💜💚

  21. #20
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Varsity Lakes, Qld, Australia
    Posts
    6,279
    Gallery Count
    413
    Comment Count
    243
    Post Thanks / Like
    welcome to all our new players - Paula7 and heymaggie.

    Paula7 -
    as I said to BHP, feel free to ask questions either in this thread or by PMing me. We were all new to the site at one time or another.
    Current address is in VARSITY LAKES
    So sorry for dropping off the face of the earth but my computer decided to eat everything that I had entered since Sept 2017 - I have just got it all back (hopefully problem solved)
    Now hosting:

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •