June 8, 2011 at 3:09 am #2967
…real small, in fact. Smaller than minis, smaller than arches, smaller than tags…
This month, I challenge you to make ATC cards!!!! The beauty of these little guys is the lack of rules. In fact, the only rule is the size: 3-1/2 x 2-1/2. After that, anything goes. You can pretty much design them any way you want, from flat to fat, from monochrome to really colorful, from a picture or two to all sorts of clever techniques, well, you get the idea.
So, to the rules for this challenge in no particular order:
*ATCs must measure 3-1/2 x 2-1/2.
*While traditionally finished on both sides, with the back somewhat plain and containing information about the artist, I am asking only for the fronts.
*You may enter as often as you wish, because I am steal, er lifting Maggi's idea and will be awarding 2 prizes, one by majority vote and one by random pick.
*Please post all entries here and in the Gallery under SGC.
*I'll take all entries up through July 10.
I think that's it. Please let me know if I should be clarifying something.
A couple of examples that I came up with today before tuing this thread over to you:
Black & white images are from the Graphics Fairy. If you've never checked out her website, you should; lots of awesome images for free!!!!! http://graphicsfairy.blogspot.com/
Apologies for the backdrop; it's my much-beloved craft mat, back from Camp and more in need of a bath than usual.
And here are the entries; please give me a scream if I've overlooked any.
LindaJune 8, 2011 at 3:18 am #118340June 8, 2011 at 3:37 am #118341June 8, 2011 at 4:57 am #118342
very cool Peggy….I have never tried one before , but cant wait to give it a whirl 🙂June 8, 2011 at 5:13 am #118343
Awesome Peggy! Like Shona..I've never done one before. Can't wait to try!June 8, 2011 at 5:24 am #118344June 8, 2011 at 9:05 am #118345
Love this challenge Peggy! I love to make ATC's and I haven't made any in a while.
"Some cars look like they're going fast when they're standing still. The Camaro looks like it's going to beat you unconscious, put you in a silly hat, invite a couple of other Camaros over to take photos of you, then e-mail them to all your friends and co-workers. Call me crazy, but I like that in a car."June 8, 2011 at 11:13 am #118347
Oh this is right up my ally, and as school is finishing up more time!
YAYJune 8, 2011 at 11:50 am #118346June 8, 2011 at 12:44 pm #118348
What a fun challenge!! Kathy is going to bag this one! Girlfriend is an ATC genuis!
Kathy, you should spill some of your secrets. Please!!!June 8, 2011 at 12:55 pm #118349
This is gonna be a challenge for me. You know I had trouble with these at camp, but I will get it done.June 8, 2011 at 1:06 pm #118350June 8, 2011 at 3:01 pm #118351
This is one of my favorite images of a poodle. I see a crooked riverboat gambler when I look at it. It is such a fun poodle image. The frame and glitter is from the Art-C technique kit. The image is from a graphics program that I have. Also used Pewter, green, gold and red Perfect Pearls for paint and black soot distress stickles.
"Some cars look like they're going fast when they're standing still. The Camaro looks like it's going to beat you unconscious, put you in a silly hat, invite a couple of other Camaros over to take photos of you, then e-mail them to all your friends and co-workers. Call me crazy, but I like that in a car."June 8, 2011 at 3:09 pm #118352June 8, 2011 at 3:16 pm #118353
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