Monday, April 10, 2017

The Apr - May 2017 Turning Japanese Swap is now closed

Can you please make 4 ATC's, keep one
for yourself and send the other 3 to me
for swapping on or before Friday 12 May.
Thanks for joining in this swap :)


1.   Vicky         Completed/Received
2.   Catherine   Posted/Received
3.   Vanessa    Posted/Received
4.   Mazz          Posted/Received

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Apr - May 2017 "Turning Japanese" ATC Swap

****THIS SWAP IS NOW CLOSED****
Hi Everyone
With the first swap of the year behind us - and very
successful it was too - it's time to move onto the
Apr - May Swap.


The theme for this swap is:
Turning Japanese
Feel free to interpret the Turning Japanese theme in any way you like but your ATC must include:


                      A background that is Japanese inspired, and
                      All things Japanese .


Guidelines
          1.   Australian papercrafters are encouraged to participate in this ATC swap.
          2.   If you commit to swap please, out of consideration for all the
                participants please meet the set guidelines.
          3.  To participate, write a comment to add your name to the list of participants
                below and I will email you my address details.
          4.   Post your ATC's and a stamped self addressed envelope to me on or by
                the posting deadline (see 7 below). I recommend that you put your ATC's
                into a plastic 9 pocket protective sleeve to protect them from bad weather.


Deadline dates:
          5.   Registration list for swaps opens Sunday 2 April and closes
                Sunday 9 April.
          6.   To register to participate please leave a comment before the closing date.
                I will then confirm the number of ATC's needed to be made for the current swap.
          7.   Swaps must be in the mail to me by no later than Friday 5th May (as mail can
                take a business week to arrive to me depending upon where you are located)
                and I should receive them all by Friday 12 May at the latest.
          8.   I will post swaps received on Monday 15 May at the latest so you should
                receive your ATC's shortly thereafter.


Participation governance:
                ATC swap numbers will be limited to ten people per swap.
                Founding members have automatic entry into each swap (but still need to
                confirm their participation for each swap).
                With the exception of founding members, participants will be eligible to take
                part on a 'first in' registration basis.


I do hope you will participate - any questions feel free to leave a comment.


What's an ATC?
An ATC is the acronym for Artist Trading Card.
For anyone new to ATC's it's a small piece of original work that measures 2.5" x 3.5".
There is no right or wrong way to create an ATC - you just need to stick to the
measurements and the rest is up to your imagination.

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Shades of Blue Swap

Here are the groups Feb-Mar ATC "Shades of
Blue" themed swaps. The criteria was shades of
blue (as many as you like) and some bling.































Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Feb - Mar 2017 Shades of Blue Swap is now closed

Can you please make 7 ATC's, keep one for yourself and
send the other 6 to me for swapping on or before
Friday 17 March.


Thanks for joining in.


1.  Vicky            Completed/Received
2.  Lyn               Posted/Received
3.  Michele        Posted/Received
4.  Vanessa       Posted/Received
5.  Lizzy             Posted/Received
6.  Mazz             Posted/Received
7.  Catherine     Posted/Received

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Feb - March 2017 'Shades Of Blue' ATC Swap

****THIS SWAP IS NOW CLOSED****
Hi Everyone
Well here we are in a new year and I hope you
are all up for another year of swaps and creating
some awesome little cards.


The theme for this swap is:
Shades of Blue
Feel free to interpret the Shades of Blue theme any way you like
but your ATC must include:


                        Shades of blue (as many as you like), and
                        some bling


Guidelines
          1.   Australian papercrafters are encouraged to Participate in this ATC swap.
          2.   If you commit to swap please, out of consideration for all the
                participants please meet the set guidelines.
          3.   To participate , write a comment to add your name to the list of participants
                below and I will email you my address details.
          4.   Post your ATC's and a stamped self addressed envelope to me on or by
                the posting deadline (see 7 below). I recommend that you put your ATC's
                into a plastic 9 pocket protective sleeve to protect them from bad weather.


Deadline dates:
          5.   Registration list for swaps opens Wednesday 1 February and closes
                Tuesday 7 February.
          6.   To register to participate please leave a comment before the closing date.
                I will then confirm the number of ATC's needed to be made for the current swap.
          7.   Swaps must be in the mail to me by no later than Friday 17 March (as mail
                can take a business week to arrive to me depending upon where you are located)
                and I should receive them all by Friday 24 March at the latest.
          8.   I will post swaps received on Monday 27 march at the latest so you should
                receive your ATC's shortly thereafter.
Participation governance
               ATC swap numbers will be limited to ten per swap.
               Founding members have automatic entry into each swap (but still need to
               confirm their participation for each swap).
               With the exception of founding members, participants will be eligible to take
               part on a 'first in' registration basis.


I do hope you will participate - any questions feel free to leave a comment.


What's an ATC?
An ATC is the acronym for Artist Trading Card.
For anyone new to ATC's it's a small piece of original work that measures 2.5" x 3.5".
There is no right or wrong way to create an ATC - you just need to stick to the
measurements and the rest is up to your imagination.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

These are the ATC's that Vanessa created
for this swap.

Life's a Beach Swap

Here is the groups Oct - Nov ATC
"Life's a Beach" themed swaps.
The criteria was a beach or coastal
theme and a marine related creature.