Tag Archives: ATC’s

Trading ATCs: I’m hooked!

Today I received my first ATC in the mail. I’d traded before, but it was an orchestrated trade where you didn’t really have a choice.  You put down several of yours, and picked up several of theirs. Clearly this was … Continue reading

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Wallpaper ATCs

The weather is starting to warm and I’m thinking yard sales; having a yard sale that is. This winter has seen an explosion of organization in my crafting life partially due to my blogging and spending more time in this … Continue reading

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ATCs: From Soap to Nuts

I’ve been snorkeling the Internet ATC sites lately.  There seems to be no end to the variety of ways people make them.  Many simply paint small pictures, which is great if you’re an artist.  Others make them from mixed media … Continue reading

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Artist Trading Cards from Napkins

ATCs can be as easy or as hard as you care to make them.  Many of mine have taken hours to complete, but others are deceiving because I made them in multiples (always quicker) and used printed backgrounds. One of … Continue reading

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Should ATCs be sold or traded.

Who knew there would be so much passion.  I was on my way to a recommended site, missed it, so did the Google thing and wound up smack in the middle of a serious controversy. Apparently there are those who … Continue reading

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Hang Tag ATCs

Hang tags (gift tags) go anywhere and by themselves make great gifts.  Like regular ATCs, these work up fast and easy.  I often do several at one time.  If a piece of ephemera or a cut-out doesn’t work on one, … Continue reading

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ATC’s for Trade

More ATC’s for trade.  These are limited in number, but I’ll put more up as I find them hidden in the deepest recesses of the “Studio in the Sky,” my attic hideaway.  Not the most spacious place to work, but … Continue reading

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Artist Trading Cards: Are they past their prime?

I can remember the very moment I saw my first ATC, the details of which are unimportant, but the result of which was an epiphany of such magnitude it has changed the way I create.  ATC’s got me back into … Continue reading

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