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    May PAT(Pick a Theme) Due July 16

    Swap Due Date – July 16th
    Withdrawal Deadline – No withdrawals
    Number of ATCs –depending on full groups: 4 for 4 or 8 for 8
    Number of Participants – 8 groups of up to 5 players per group
    Theme – Player choice

    PAT Requirements:
    Participation in a PAT, requires each player to
    • Have an established iTrader rating of +15.
    • Have no negative iTrader points within the past 6 months.
    • Have no neutral iTrader points within the past 3 months.
    (Once you sign up you cannot withdraw)

    Swap Guidelines:
    *Swap contains 8 groups of 5 members. Sign ups end when all spots are filled
    *You May choose up to only 2 groups
    *Comment in the thread on your chosen group(s) and theme(s).
    (Choose theme within 48 hours of signup)
    (Theme guideline below)

    *Each ATC must be the standard ATC size of 2.5 x 3.5 inches
    *Cards must be STURDY and each in an individual plastic sleeve
    *Card designs must be original, unique, and in the EXACT requested theme of your group members
    *You must be willing to work on all the other themes in your group
    *Make a card for each of the members of your group in their chosen theme and you’ll receive a card of your chosen theme in return from each of them
    *Once you sign up with a theme you can’t withdraw, as some artist start their cards immediately
    *Cards are to be in my hands on/before July 16, 2020.

    On the back of your cards, each ATC MUST be labeled with the swap name, your username, your group number and the name of your recipient.
    You may also choose to include the date, your real name and location, and any other info you feel is relevant.

    Theme Guidelines:

    Easy/Regular Themes: Easy themed: it is easy to think up a card, usually with no research: for example dragons, dogs, houses, flowers, etc. Regular themes: require a little more thought and perhaps a little research but are not difficult to find a drawing reference or collage image for. Where a generic dog would be an easy theme a specific breed would be a regular theme. If house would be an easy theme, log cabin would be a regular theme.

    Challenging Themes:require research and reference. Examples are real people, scenes or characters from books, movies, tv shows, video games etc. Beyond generic dog, or specific dog breed, but perhaps “draw MY dog” or something more obscure such as dogs owned by presidents. A specific artist or style, an exact location. Themes that are difficult to interpret like illustrate a song, poem or quote. It’s always helpful to include a link to an internet reference. Any questions on where your theme lies just ask.


    Mailing Guidelines:
    Please PM me for my address when you’re are ready to send

    USA MAILERS: Include a SASE envelope with enough postage to cover your returns: recommended at the very least, one forever stamp per each group joined (more if bulky)

    INTERNATIONAL MAILERS: I will take $1 USA or a Global USA stamp per group joined

    (I also have a PayPal and Venmo if either sender would prefer to pay postage that way)



    A host ATC would be cherished but is never required to play.

    After you have received your returns please make sure to leave an iTrader for your host (me) AND for each participant in your group(s). This differs from other swaps as PAT partners do receive iTrader instead of the typical reputation (you rock) points




    Group 1: HD/HP (easy/regular themes) FULL
    1. Essy : cute monsters
    2. lazyshadows: cute girl or woman
    3. TerriF : whimsical pig chef RECEIVED
    4. CiciCreates: whimsical mama and baby owl
    5. miss : cute or whimsical robots RECEIVED


    Group 2: HD/HP (challenging themes) FULL
    1. IstinKray IlverSay - character and quote from any Wes Anderson film
    2.BexMadeMe: Frida Kahlo with Diego Rivera.
    3. yellita96: songs by The Beatles RECEIVED
    4. Monroy28: Paris storefront Cafe and/or Bakery
    5. Miss: character from the tv show Pushing Daisies RECEIVED

    Group 3: Collage/Mixed Media (easy/regular themes) FULL
    1. ferretgirl: vegetables (no brussel sprouts) with positive quote
    2. AngelJoy: butterflies
    3. kehlenn: postage stamp
    4. TSMarie: Irish Castle
    5. trini70: sailboat(s)

    Group 4: Collage/Mixed Media (challenging themes) FULL
    1. TSMarie: Bedknobs and Broomsticks
    2. chimerix: The Chimera - from Greek Mythology
    3. Allegrae: History or players of the Negro Baseball League
    4. AngelJoy: any Pixar movie
    5. LucyMc: Outlander (tv series and books)

    Group 5: APC (easy/regular themes) FULL
    1. Suzi: cats
    ____Player 2: 4 of hearts
    ____Player 3: 4 of clubs
    ____Player 4: 4 of diamonds
    ____Player 5: 4 of spades
    2. CastleQueen5: Cactus
    ____Player 1: 7 of Spades
    ____Player 3: 8 of Spades
    ____Player 4: 9 of Spades
    ____Player 5: 10 of Spades
    3. Karr3ll: cows
    ____Player 1: J of hearts
    ____Player 2: J of spades
    ____Player 4: J of diamonds
    ____Player 5: J of clubs
    4. JudyLee: daisy or daisies (with text)
    ____Player 1: Queen of hearts
    ____Player 2: Queen of diamonds
    ____Player 3: Queen of spades
    ____Player 5: queen of clubs
    5.catladyjb: mushrooms (not as a house)
    ____Player 1: 7 of hearts
    ____Player 2: 7 of diamonds
    ____Player 3: 7 of spades
    ____Player 4: 7 of clubs

    Group 6: APC (challenging themes) FULL
    1. CastleQueen5: Large heart with quote on gathering loved ones (quote inspiration linked)
    ____Player 2: 10 of Diamonds
    ____Player 3: Jack of Diamonds
    ____Player 4: Queen of Diamonds
    ____Player 5: King of Diamonds
    2. Karr3ll: Alice in Wonderland
    ____Player 1: 2 hearts
    ____Player 3: 2 spades
    ____Player 4: 2 diamonds
    ____Player 5: 2 clubs
    3.JudyLee:a card based on the song “Our House” by Crosby Stills and Nash
    ____Player 1: Jack of hearts
    ____Player 2: Jack of diamonds
    ____Player 4: Jack of spades
    ____Player 5: Jack of clubs
    4.Smallgirl: woodland animals playing musical instruments
    ____Player 1: 6 of hearts
    ____Player 2: 6 of diamonds
    ____Player 3: 6 of spades
    ____Player 5: 6 of clubs
    5.catladyjb: realistic mushrooms with their names (photos ok if cut out)
    ____Player 1: 6 of hearts
    ____Player 2: 6 of diamonds
    ____Player 3: 6 of spades
    ____Player 4: 6 of clubs

    Group 7: Open(any) media/open (any)themes
    1. BArox818: industrial style art that includes the number 8
    2. Wykyd: Grunge/Dark
    3.
    4.
    5.

    Group 8: APCs (open themes) FULL
    1. Pikkis: Alice in Wonderland (books or movies)
    ____Player 2: 7 of diamonds
    ____Player 3: 10 of diamonds
    ____Player 4: Queen of diamonds
    ____Player 5: Queen of hearts
    2. smallgirl: "nice" Amazon rainforest animals (see post #33)
    ____Player 1: 7 of hearts
    ____Player 3: 7 of spades
    ____Player 4: 7 of diamonds
    ____Player 5: 9 of diamonds
    3. MountainsAndClouds: moon on a string
    ____Player 1: 7 of clubs
    ____Player 2: 7 of diamonds
    ____Player 4: 7 of hearts
    ____Player 5: 7 of spades
    4. Allegrae: Jack the Ripper
    ____all players: Jack of hearts
    5. LucyMc: Owls
    ____Player 1 : 7 of Spades
    ____Player 2 : 7 of hearts
    ____Player 3 : 7 of diamonds
    ____Player 4 : 7 of clubs
    Last edited by BArox818; 05-31-2020 at 11:36 PM.
    To make trading easier, I have included a link to all of my AVAILABLE cards below.
    http://www.atcsforall.com/forum/gall...hp?u=22646&c=4

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    I would like to join group 1 theme: cute monster(s) please, thanks
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    I would like to sign for group 5, my theme is cats. I will get back to you with my theme and cards
    Last edited by Suzi; 05-01-2020 at 11:19 PM.

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    I would like group 5 easy APCs CACTUS

    Player 1, Spades 7
    Player 2, ME
    Player 3 Spades 8
    Player 4 Spades 9
    Player 5 Spades 10


    and group 6 challenging

    THEME: A LARGE HEART With a quote about Gathering loved ones around you. I did a google search and found many. https://www.azquotes.com/quotes/topi...-together.html

    Player 1
    Player 2, 10 of Diamond
    Player 3, Jack of Diamond
    Player 4 Queen of Diamond
    Player 5 King of Diamond
    Last edited by CastleQueen5; 05-01-2020 at 10:47 PM.

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    Group 3, please, theme to be announced soon....

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    Welcome Essy, Suzi, CastleQueen5, and ferretgirl. Thanks for joining my first PAT.
    To make trading easier, I have included a link to all of my AVAILABLE cards below.
    http://www.atcsforall.com/forum/gall...hp?u=22646&c=4

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    may I join groups 5&6,cards&themes tba.
    Bonnie
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    I would love to join Group 1 with the theme of cute girl /woman
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    Sign me up! I'd like to join Group 2 with the theme "Character and a quote from any Wes Anderson film".

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    catladyjb: Welcome kindred spirit! I’m a cat lady myself and also a queen of green! (btw, I love your profile pic!) Wanted show you my own “queen of green” pic as well Attachment 215138
    It’s me and my husband

    A big hello to IstinKray and lazyshadows as well. You have all been added
    To make trading easier, I have included a link to all of my AVAILABLE cards below.
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    Group 5 & 6 please

    Group 5 - COWS
    J of hearts
    J of spades
    J of diamonds
    J of clubs

    Group 6 - Alice in Wonderland
    2 hearts
    2 spades
    2 diamonds
    2 clubs
    Last edited by Karr3ll; 05-02-2020 at 06:53 PM.

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    Wow! I was a away for a day and almost missed this. Groups 5 and 6 please!

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    I would love to join Group One.

    Theme being. A Whimsical Pig chef

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    Ok, if Terri’s in, so am I! Group 1 please. Theme - Whimsical mama and baby owl
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    Can I get the last spot (I think?) in group one?

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    My theme for the APC challenging theme group is: Woodland Animal Band/Woodland Animals Playing Musical Instruments. The link has some cute examples for inspiration.

    Player 1- 6 of hearts
    Player 2- 6 of diamonds
    Player 3- 6 of spades
    Player 5- 6 of clubs

    Also, if there is more interest, I would be open to joining a third APC group.
    Last edited by smallgirl; 05-03-2020 at 03:06 PM.

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    Welcome new players, and thank you smallgirl for the update. Others, if you signed up and haven't yet given a theme or APC card numbers please remember to do so within 48hours

    Groups are filling up fast but we have a flex group in number 8. If a group you wanted was full, still let me know and with enough interests we will label group 8 with said category.

    All groups have now been updated... There was a glitch when updating from my phone that caused the input of some of your sign-ups not to register upon saving. Having redone it from my computer it looks like all is good now, apologies for any confusion.
    To make trading easier, I have included a link to all of my AVAILABLE cards below.
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    I would like Group 3 for butterflies, please.
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    For Group 3 I'd like vegetables (no brussel sprouts, please) & a positive quote.

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