Very Vintage ATC Swap Gallery

Darkroom Door - Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Today's ATC swap gallery is an older swap from 2014 with the theme 'Very Vintage'. 

The artists could use any Darkroom Door stamp or paper product to create ATC's that had a very vintage feel! Whether it was in the artwork or the colours and techniques they used. 

Here are all the different ATC's that were sent in for this swap:











Thanks again to all the artists who took part in the swap! 

If you're keen to join in our monthly Artist Trading Card swaps, please click here for all of the details!

Unlock the Artist Within! 

July ATC Swap Details - An Inchie Or Two

Darkroom Door - Monday, July 04, 2016

The theme for our May ATC swap is An Inchie Or Two!

Darkroom Door Inchies stamps are a great size for ATC's! Use one or more of these stamps in your ATC this month. You can combine it with other Darkroom Door stamps, embellishments and use any technique or stamping medium. Inchies Stamps: Garden Inchies, Christmas Inchies, Travel Inchies, Seaside Inchies, Steampunk Inchies.

Here are some ATC's to inspire you! This first one was created by Belinda Spencer:


Belinda has used the Seaside Inchies, Watery Washes and Seaside Vol 1 Rubber Stamp Sets to create her ATC! 


Here is another sample to inspire you, this one was created by Susie Campbell:


Susie used the Garden Inchies Rubber Stamp Set, Friends Quote Stamp and Torn Text Background Stamp. Susie also used a Photobooth image. 

For the full details on how you can participate in this month's swap, click here.

Due date: 31st July 2016.

We look forward to seeing your creations!

Tied Up With String ATC Swap Gallery

Darkroom Door - Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Hi stampers! Here are the ATC's we received for the Tied Up With String ATC swap! Inspired by the lyrics from the Sound Of Music, artists used any Darkroom Door rubber stamp or paper product to create ATC's with a piece of string incorporated into the artwork! 

We love the different ideas! Take a look:













Thanks again to all the artists who took part in the swap!

If you're keen to join in our monthly Artist Trading Card swaps, please click here for all of the details!

Unlock the Artist Within! 

June ATC Swap Details - Landscape

Darkroom Door - Monday, June 06, 2016

The theme for our May ATC swap is Landscape!

Use a Darkroom Door landscape theme stamp (Photo Stamps are a great place to start, or Wilderness Vol 1 & Wilderness Vol 2 Rubber Stamps) to create your ATC's. Create your ATC's in the landscape orientation too!

Here are some ATC's to inspire you! This first one was created by Susie Campbell


Susie has used the Tree Line Photo Stamp to create her ATC! 

Here is another sample to inspire you, this one was created by Belinda Spencer


Belinda has created a gate fold ATC where you open it up to reveal the landscape inside: 


Belinda used the Tree Line Photo Stamp, a quote from the Discover Stamp Set, Wings Rubber Stamp Set, Woodgrain and Fallen Leaves Background Stamps. 

For the full details on how you can participate in this month's swap, click here.

Due date: 30th June 2016.

We look forward to seeing your creations!

May ATC Swap Details - Pink and Orange

Darkroom Door - Tuesday, May 03, 2016

The theme for our May ATC swap is Pink and Orange!

Use any Darkroom Door rubber stamp or paper product to create ATC's with a pink and orange colour palette!

Here are some ATC's to inspire you! This first one was created by Susie Campbell


Susie has used the Tropical Fruit Rubber Stamp Set to create her ATC! 

Here is another sample to inspire you, this one was created by Belinda Spencer



Belinda has used the Under The Sea and Sail Away Stamp Sets for her ATC. 

For the full details on how you can participate in this month's swap, click here.

Due date: 31st May 2016.

We look forward to seeing your creations!

Touch Of Gold ATC Swap Gallery

Darkroom Door - Saturday, April 16, 2016
Hi stampers! Here are the ATC's we received for the Touch Of Gold ATC swap! For this swap, artists needed to add a touch of gold to their ATC, whether it was using gold embellishments, embossing powder, inks, foils, pens or any other way to add gold! As always, each artist used a Darkroom Door stamp on their ATC as the main feature.

We love the different ideas! Take a look:




Helen created different coloured flowers with gold highlights for each of her ATC's! Here's a pink version:








Here's a different angle of Jenny's ATC to show off the gold edging:


Thanks again to all the artists who took part in the swap!

If you're keen to join in our monthly Artist Trading Card swaps, please click here for all of the details!

Unlock the Artist Within! 

Wooden ATC Swap Gallery

Darkroom Door - Monday, April 04, 2016

Hi stampers! Here are the ATC's we received for the Wooden ATC swap! For this swap, artists needed to show something wooden in their ATC, whether it was a stamp of wood (Trees, Woodgrain Background etc), or by using a wooden style embellishment somewhere on their ATC. As always, each artist used a Darkroom Door stamp on their ATC as the main feature. 

We love the different ideas! Take a look: 










Thanks again to all the artists who took part in the swap!

If you're keen to join in our monthly Artist Trading Card swaps, please click here for all of the details!

Unlock the Artist Within!

April ATC Swap Details - Botanical Beauty

Darkroom Door - Friday, April 01, 2016

The theme for our April ATC swap is Botanical Beauty!

Use a floral Darkroom Door stamp in your ATC this month. You can combine it with other Darkroom Door stamps, embellishments and use any technique or stamping medium. 

Here are some ATC's to inspire you! This first one was created by Susie Campbell:


Susie has used the Gardening Vol 2 Rubber Stamp set to create her ATC. Susie has incorporated some stitching over the flower pot to add more texture and details! 

Here is another sample to inspire you, this one was created by Belinda Spencer: 


Belinda has combined the Carved Flowers and Carved Leaves to create a beautiful botanical! Belinda also used the Criss Cross Texture Stamp and a small butterfly from the Butterflies Rubber Stamp Set to finish off the ATC. 


For the full details on how you can participate in this month's swap, click here.

Due date: 30th April 2016.

We look forward to seeing your creations!

Summer Lovin' ATC Swap Gallery

Darkroom Door - Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Hi stampers! Here are the ATC's we received for the Summer Lovin' ATC swap! For this swap, artists used any Darkroom Door stamps or paper product to create their ATC's using a summer theme! 

We love the different ideas! Check them out:














Thanks again to all the artists who took part in the swap!

If you're keen to join in our monthly Artist Trading Card swaps, please click here for all of the details!

Unlock the Artist Within!
 

March ATC Swap Details - Gone Postal!

Darkroom Door - Tuesday, March 08, 2016
The theme for our March ATC swap is Gone Postal!

There are lots of postal themed stamps in the Darkroom Door Collection! Whether it's a postmark, postcard, handwriting, pen nib... use any of these stamps to create ATC's with a postal theme!

Here are some ATC's to inspire you! This first one was created by Belinda Spencer:





Belinda created an envelope in ATC size and created a handmade postcard out of Photochips, Photobooth images and rubber stamps!

Here is another sample to inspire you, this one was created by Susie Campbell:


Susie used the New York Vol 1 Stamp Set for her ATC along with airmail bakers twine and real postage stamps!

For the full details on how you can participate in this month's swap, click here.

Due date: 31st March 2016.

We look forward to seeing your creations!