Page 1 of 6 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 107

Thread: Official Memorial Week-end Marathon

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Linton, ND. 58552
    Posts
    2,098
    Gallery Count
    148
    Comment Count
    37
    Post Thanks / Like

    Official Memorial Week-end Marathon

    Your Hosts for this wonderful time of creation will be (in alphabetical order): dsign49 and friends.

    Starting time in the earliest time zone 12.01am (JUST after midnight) on Thursday the 23 of May and ends 11.59pm (midnight) on Tuesday the 28 of May in the latest time zone or thereabouts. . .

    What we can do: ATCs, ATCoins, chunky pages, Inchies, Twinchies, charms, jewellery, art dolls, skinny pages, journal pages, tags, rolos, gothic arches, postcards, or whatever type of art your Muse calls you to create.

    All mediums are welcome: collaging, sewing, painting, drawing, digital, photographs, beading. . .

    All styles are welcome: APCs, zentangles, stamps (postage and rubber), stickers. . .

    And of course we can trade.

    OPTIONAL Challenges:
    Thursday: Last days of school. Use things that we would bring home from school that were in our desks.

    Friday: Poppies….They can be drawn, collaged, painted or how you would like to do them.

    Saturday: Vacation Plans for the Summer. This would be a good place to do some Found Poetry.

    Sunday: Picnic…. Food, games played at picnics or what you do on picnics and where you go to have them.

    Monday: MEMORIAL DAY Lets remember our soldiers and what they have done for us.

    Tuesday: Finish up your projects. Can still play if you like.

    What is an ATART?
    It is an All Types of ART marathon, done over the same time in each time zone. This thread is going to be our crafting room.

    How it works
    Start creating art when it's time to start, then upload your lovely creations to your Gallery and post to the thread. Trading and chatting are going on all the time.

    How to ask for a trade
    When you see a piece of art you would like to trade for, please SEND A PERSONAL MESSAGE (PM) to that person asking for a trade. Please DO NOT post requests for trades to the thread. It can get way too confusing.

    NOTE: if you do make a trade, please be sure to send to your trade partner within 2 weeks. If you're running late, communicate!

    want to compliment an artist:
    And you will. . . remember you can click the You Rock button and leave it there.

    How to post your art to the thread:

    From your atcsforall.com gallery: - it's easiest to have 2 windows open.

    1) Go to your Gallery and right click on the picture you wish to post - this brings up a menu which includes "Copy image location".
    2) Left click on 'Copy image location'
    3) Go to your post and hit the 'Insert image' button (it looks like a postcard)
    4) Paste the address (right click, hit paste or Ctrl V) into the window that pops up and hit OK - that puts the code into your post for your picture to show up ( you paste the address from the properties box over the http thingy that shows when you open the 'insert image' box)
    5) and then you're done

    [IMG]http://www.atcsforall.com/forum/gallery/images/296/small/1_64.jpg[IMG

    (I left the last bracket off the above so you can see how the address will look)

    Remember that images from the Gallery can be small, medium or large. Find the word, or letters s m l, in the address and change it to small or s.

    From your computer:

    1) Click POST REPLY at the bottom of the messages screen. Above the message box, click the paperclip next to the smiley face. Then upload as usual. This will upload your picture as THUMBNAIL (which appears at the bottom of your post).
    2) If you go into the Quick Reply box at the bottom of the messages screen, click GO ADVANCED and you will get the paperclip above the message box.

    NEW TO ATARTS?
    If you have any questions at all, feel free to post your questions to the thread or PM me. We have a lot of experienced art-a-thoners who are more than willing to help those of you new to this craziness.

    IMPORTANT:
    Remember to put your username on the back of all your cards.
    You can't get an iTrader if your trading partner doesn't know who you are.
    Check out Creations by Jill on Facebook
    APC Wish List
    I have a new address. PM me for it.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2016
    Location
    British Columbia, Canada
    Posts
    3,570
    Gallery Count
    343
    Comment Count
    1753
    Post Thanks / Like
    Bookmarking
    There is a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in. Leonard Cohen

  3. #3
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Doylestown PA
    Posts
    3,435
    Gallery Count
    64
    Comment Count
    555
    Post Thanks / Like
    Bookmarking

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    ROBINA, Australia
    Posts
    7,110
    Gallery Count
    386
    Comment Count
    242
    Post Thanks / Like
    I like the themes - already planning some cards. . .

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Linton, ND. 58552
    Posts
    2,098
    Gallery Count
    148
    Comment Count
    37
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by Donnacr View Post
    I like the themes - already planning some cards. . .
    Thanks glad you like them.
    Check out Creations by Jill on Facebook
    APC Wish List
    I have a new address. PM me for it.

  6. #6
    Wolf_Moon's Avatar
    Wolf_Moon is offline the HORSE is my spirit, and the WOLF is my life!
    Join Date
    Jun 2017
    Location
    Hamler, OH
    Posts
    459
    Gallery Count
    117
    Comment Count
    68
    Post Thanks / Like
    Ok might do it! Do you have to do all the days for can you do certain days?

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Posts
    12,599
    Gallery Count
    136
    Comment Count
    310
    Post Thanks / Like
    I just like an excuse to not do housework, and hang out with all of you.

  8. Likes nanvan liked this post
  9. #8
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    ROBINA, Australia
    Posts
    7,110
    Gallery Count
    386
    Comment Count
    242
    Post Thanks / Like
    Wolf_Moon - the themes are suggestions only.
    If your Muse wants to go a different way - feel free.
    If you can only play sporadically, that is also okay, no need for a continuous presence.
    Even if your Muse goes on strike, you are very welcome to come and join the chat - we sometimes get WA-A-A-Y off track but have a lot of fun doing it.

  10. Likes nanvan, jo.on.the.go, Ancient Planter liked this post
  11. #9
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Linton, ND. 58552
    Posts
    2,098
    Gallery Count
    148
    Comment Count
    37
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by Wolf_Moon View Post
    Ok might do it! Do you have to do all the days for can you do certain days?
    Donna said it just how it is. We are here to have fun. Do what you can.
    Check out Creations by Jill on Facebook
    APC Wish List
    I have a new address. PM me for it.

  12. #10
    Join Date
    Jun 2014
    Location
    New Franklin, OH, USA
    Posts
    1,928
    Gallery Count
    237
    Comment Count
    1967
    Post Thanks / Like
    Bookmarking

  13. #11
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Florida
    Posts
    326
    Gallery Count
    73
    Comment Count
    40
    Post Thanks / Like
    I think 1 can make a couple things with this window of time.
    Teka Marie
    http://www.etsy.com/shop/tekascreativeside
    Please let me know if I owe you something, I try to stay organized but I am human.

  14. #12
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    New Jersey,USA
    Posts
    5,477
    Gallery Count
    217
    Comment Count
    1593
    Post Thanks / Like
    Checking in!
    My APC add
    I am interested in trading for cancelled US international stamps - specifically the succulent and globe stamp - please pm me.

  15. #13
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Pflugerville, Texas
    Posts
    5,554
    Gallery Count
    160
    Comment Count
    312
    Post Thanks / Like

  16. #14
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Linton, ND. 58552
    Posts
    2,098
    Gallery Count
    148
    Comment Count
    37
    Post Thanks / Like
    Not long anymore and we can start to play.
    Check out Creations by Jill on Facebook
    APC Wish List
    I have a new address. PM me for it.

  17. #15
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    ROBINA, Australia
    Posts
    7,110
    Gallery Count
    386
    Comment Count
    242
    Post Thanks / Like
    I am sorry I missed the midnight gun but I have 1 more swap to catch up with before I can start to play.

    It is now 10.30am on Thursday 23rd in Australia so the marathon can commence!

  18. Thanks nanvan thanked this post
  19. #16
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Helsinki, Finland
    Posts
    9,077
    Gallery Count
    48
    Comment Count
    985
    Post Thanks / Like
    I may be able to make something. Let's see.
    My chunky page list and APC list

  20. Likes HHC liked this post
  21. #17
    Evalila's Avatar
    Evalila is offline Things can only get better.....
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    Remscheid, Germany
    Posts
    7,433
    Gallery Count
    264
    Comment Count
    79
    Post Thanks / Like
    Bookmarking...
    ~ Evelyn ~ I am not overweight, I am chocolate enriched

    My APC Ad

    www.shesdreaming.de

  22. Likes sniisk, HHC liked this post
  23. #18
    Wolf_Moon's Avatar
    Wolf_Moon is offline the HORSE is my spirit, and the WOLF is my life!
    Join Date
    Jun 2017
    Location
    Hamler, OH
    Posts
    459
    Gallery Count
    117
    Comment Count
    68
    Post Thanks / Like
    Ok thanks ladies, however do you post yer cards here or in the gallery?

  24. #19
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Helsinki, Finland
    Posts
    9,077
    Gallery Count
    48
    Comment Count
    985
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by Wolf_Moon View Post
    Ok thanks ladies, however do you post yer cards here or in the gallery?
    Usually in both.
    My chunky page list and APC list

  25. #20
    Mouseit's Avatar
    Mouseit is offline Valuing the Past - Creating the future!
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Tasmania, Australia
    Posts
    6,674
    Gallery Count
    346
    Comment Count
    141
    Post Thanks / Like
    TA DAH..... Sticking my head in to see the art....
    I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse. ~ Walt Disney

Posting Permissions

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