Join the Swap Art Group to create and trade any kind of art, including but not limited to: ATCs, postcards, inchies, twinchies, bookmarks, dolls, jewelry and more!
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Hello and Welcome to the Swap Art Group!
This is where you can make and swap any kind of art, including but not limited to: ATCs, postcards, inchies, twinchies, bookmarks, dolls, jewelry and more!
Visit the SWAP FORUM to learn about current swaps and previous swaps, as well as upload photos of the art you received in a swap!
This forum only appears within this group (and not in the "Forums" link on the paintbrush at the top of each page), so be sure to come back to the Swap Art Group to find the swaps you've signed up for. All of the swaps are posted in this Swap Art Forum. Only the 10 most recent discussions are shown below, but ALL of the discussions can be found in the Swap Art Forum.
IF YOU WANT TO HOST A SWAP: Click here to learn how to HOST a swap. Please follow the guidelines described as closely as you can.
Just a few simple guidelines:
Thanks for joining & have fun!
If you're wondering, "What are ATCs"?
ATCs and ACEOs are small works of art that are 2.5" x 3.5" - the size of an average playing card. You can create them in any media you choose.
ATC stands for "Artist Trading Card" and ACEO stands for "Art Cards Editions & Originals". The only difference between them is that ATCs are intended to be traded (and not sold for profit), while ACEOs are intended to be sold.
Looking through some of my artist swap notes, I found several "quotes" from famous artists that I absolutely love. Some of my favorites were from Van Gogh. In the past, I have used some of those as inspiration for my atcs. I would like to host a…READ MORE
CLOSED August Colour Wheel Postcard SwapYour Choice of two Complementary Colours***Create one Postcard 6" x 4" / 15cm x 10cm (approximately) for one partner using the YOUR CHOICE colour wheel combination, complimentary colours *** NB - THE CHOICE…READ MORE
September Colour Wheel Postcard SwapYELLOW, RED and BLUE (Triad colours)***Create one Postcard 6" x 4" / 15cm x 10cm (approximately) for one partner using the Triad colours - Yellow, Red and Blue colour wheel combination, complimentary…READ MORE
CLOSED COLOUR WHEEL POSTCARD SWAPJULY - RED/ORANGE and BLUE/GREEN (Complementary colours)***Create one Postcard 6" x 4" / 15cm x 10cm (approximately) for one partner using the RED/ORANGE AND BLUE/GREEN colour wheel combination, complimentary…READ MORE
While making ATC's the other day, I noticed some papers that ended up measuring around 4 x 4 inches and 3 x 3 inches...I think these would be an awesome size to create with and swap with others...it would be sort of like a small journal page. I have…READ MORE
Welcome to this small group of textile artists! You have lots to read here but please dive in and let us know if you have any questions. :o)Skill Level for this Swap: BeginnerType of Weaving: Stick Weaving (at least 6 sticks)I have really…READ MORE
***Create one Mandala Postcard 6" x 4" / 15cm x 10cm (approximately) for one partner *** NB - THE CHOICE OF SUBJECT AND MATERIAL YOU USE TO CREATE YOUR Mandala POSTCARD IS YOURS.The choice is yours as to whether you use an envelope or not.WHEN…READ MORE
Closed COLOUR WHEEL POSTCARD SWAPJUNE - YELLOW/GREEN and RED/VIOLET (Complementary colours)***Create one Postcard 6" x 4" / 15cm x 10cm (approximately) for one partner using the YELLOW/GREEN and RED/VIOLET colour wheel combination, complimentary…READ MORE
Here's the ATC SWAP THAT KEEPS ON GIVING!!! When you sign up, you agree to participate for the duration of the swap, ie: for as many rounds of swapping as there are participants. Therefore, once the swap is close Julyd, and partners have been…READ MORE
Just a few more weeks until school starts back for us teachers. We always have a "bazillion" boring workshops to go to in order to be prepared for the return of our little darlings. Quite often I sit and doodle during these sessions so I can…READ MORE