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reneenault
03-20-2011, 09:37 AM
Hey everyone! I was thinking it might be fun to start up a new CAT swap, anyone think they might want to play?

For those who may not know: CAT (choose-a-theme) swaps are a lot like PAT (pick-a-theme) swaps, with one major difference - each artist chooses what she/he will be drawing for their group. For example, a might pick "mermaids" as my theme, and create 5 mermaid cards, one for each of the people in my group. It's fun because you can pick something you're excited about drawing - something you know you're good at, something you've been wanting to try, etc.

Here's an example of a past CAT swap (http://www.illustratedatcs.com/forum/showthread.php?2760-CAT-Choose-A-Theme-Swap-DUE-Feb-20-2010) - for this one Amerasu made themed groups (people, animals, etc.) - I thought it worked out really well!

Anyone up for something similar?

EraserQueen
03-20-2011, 12:55 PM
Me me me me! Those are my fav ATC swaps :D

goodmorningstarshine
03-20-2011, 03:40 PM
I've never done one befoer, but it sounds very fun! I'd like to try, if it's open to all. :D

lemurkat
03-20-2011, 05:38 PM
Definitely!

TempestStudios
03-20-2011, 06:43 PM
I would be in for that, as long as the due date was a goodly distance away. ;]

EdensRainbow
03-21-2011, 07:31 AM
This sounds really interesting! I'd love to play in one. :)

reneenault
03-21-2011, 11:46 AM
They are really fun. The one Amerasu hosted was great, I've been wanting to do another one! :)

TempestStudios
03-23-2011, 03:40 AM
So Renee, are you going to host this CAT?

reneenault
03-23-2011, 09:31 PM
I think so! Hopefully I'll have time to set it up this week!

TempestStudios
03-24-2011, 05:47 AM
Sweet. My eyes are glued to the forum. I want to make sure I get an awesome spot. :)

goodmorningstarshine
03-24-2011, 03:27 PM
Rene, what general themes will you have for the groups? It looks like in the past there have been "People" "Animals", etc. If I know all my options I can start brainstorming on what I can make. ;)

Ziptango
03-25-2011, 03:42 AM
I might give this a try

flashviv
03-25-2011, 09:50 AM
sounds great Renee

reneenault
03-26-2011, 05:29 AM
I'm thinking people, animals, and maybe landscapes and an open group where people can choose anything - if anyone has any suggestions let me know! :)

acalla
03-28-2011, 05:32 AM
Oh...
I might join this!

You asked for suggestions:
Story Book Art
Funky + Whimsical

goodmorningstarshine
03-30-2011, 12:19 AM
I'm ready! And I mean ready. I already finished 5 seahorse cards for the animal group! :D

TempestStudios
03-30-2011, 03:10 AM
A fantasy group? or a sci-fi group?

reneenault
04-02-2011, 11:44 PM
Okay everyone, the swap is up! If you want to play, grab your spots quick before the groups fill up! :)
goodmorningstarshine - I loooooooove seahorses! Can't wait to see them! I'll put your name in the animal group right now, okay?