A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 302,711
Currently Running With Scissors:
482 Guests and 3 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: digital art swap?  (Read 435 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
jenleahlynn
« on: May 26, 2013 04:32:39 AM »

i had an idea about doing a digital art swap. instead sending a package through regular mail, it would be a jpg file sent through email. It could be a photograph, a poster created on your computer, poetry, or something you create by hand and then scan or photograph. the reciever would then have the option of printing it out, or using it as wallpaper....
any input?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Jenleahlynn
interested in a private atc swap-i am collecting ATC cards to be framed in a collage and auction to raise money for Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma research. (ACCRF) project blog-    atc4acc.blogspot.com

pinterest.com/jenleahlynn
greybird
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

<3 birds, glitter, sparkles <3
Offline Offline

Posts: 3054
Joined: 12-Jul-2006


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2013 11:09:52 AM »

Hi Jenleahlynn,

I'm not sure a digital swap only is allowed on crafster swaps.  I could be wrong, but I think I've seen this idea pop up before and have seen mods says that to qualify for a swap something needs to be physically mailed.    Huh  Maybe you could ask the mods?     Smiley


Oh, I found the link I was thinking of:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=420821.0

THIS ROCKS   Logged
rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 29020
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2014" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2013 11:53:35 AM »

Sending something exclusively digitally does not work with the Craftster swap system, and thus is not allowed unless it's done as a private swap.

If you wish to incorporate digital art within a sanctioned swap you could either to do a regular swap with the inclusion of the digital material, or you could swap digital images and each recipient could send a thank you card via the mail after receiving the digital work. 

Other ways you might incorporate this idea into a swap include a keychain swap where the keychain is crafted and on it is a USB drive with their digital artwork, crafted frames to use with prints of your digital artwork, or providing digital artwork to a partner who will, in turn, make a project to send back to you.

Or, if you're just interested in sharing digital work, you could always host a Craftalong.  Smiley




THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Use Egg as Hair Conditioner
How to Treat Dry Hair
How to Curl Your Hair Extensions
How to Get a Stylish Olympic Gymnast Updo
Hair How To: The Fish Tail Braid
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Rustic Fabric Pumpkins
I See London; I See France!
Meatless Monday: Zucchini Pineapple Loaf

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.