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!
Latest Activity: Nov 25
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.
Music is art that goes in the ears straight to the heart. How would you artistically reflect your favorite song lyrics? This is swap art challenge to create 2 ATCs each for 2 partners (4 total ATC) that represent your favorite song…READ MORE
Yay! School is finally out for summer here!!!! Time to sit back and relax. How do you relax? Swim, sew, fish, draw, garden...or how would you LIKE to relax? Hike, camp out, golf, go yachting, float down a lazy river.... Let's have some fun and…READ MORE
As a follow-up to our Spring Fling swap, I thought it might be fun to doodle some bugs or insects. Just about everyone has a favorite little critter of some kind...butterflies, ladybugs, mantis, bees... etc Let's get creative and share our…READ MORE
Piet Mondrian was a Dutch painter influenced by fellow countryman and artist, Vincent van Gogh. He began as an Expressionist but during WWI began studying the theories of Cubist painting and the absolute properties of artistic order. This…READ MORE
Here in the states, Spring will soon be upon us. I for one am looking forward to going out and planting my vegetable garden. Trees and flowers are already budding out or blooming around here and the critters...well I expect to see an abundance of…READ MORE
I was looking through old swaps yesterday and for the first time in a verrrry long time felt a bit homesick. It made me think of Dorothy and my all-time favorite movie “The Wizard of Oz”. We've had a very busy year at my house full of good…READ MORE
I'm baaaack! LOL I used to collect stamps when I was a kid and I remember some stamps were created as part of a larger piece of artwork. As I was finishing up a couple atcs the other night my eyes kept getting pulled to some foreign postage stamps…READ MORE
Our next “In the Style of” artist will be Paul Cezanne. Coming from the time that Impressionism(capturing the impression of a brief moment in time) was still very popular, Cezanne developed his own style using color to show the form and…READ MORE
I hope everyone is ready to return to a study of the Masters. We had so much fun with this last time and everyones' work was amazing. I've got a list started of favorites on our Swap Art page so if there is someone you are interested in, feel free…READ MORE