A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, it's easier for people to discover it if you choose a great title for your thread.
Total Members: 302,493
Currently Running With Scissors:
619 Guests and 22 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Altered Label (Tag) Swap  (Read 3730 times)
Tags for this thread: altered , label , tag , art  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Phizzychick
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 12125
Joined: 31-Mar-2005


View Profile WWW
« on: August 07, 2007 03:35:50 AM »

Rackycoo and I have been discussing the idea of a label swap. Well, discussing may be too grand, but we have exchanged a couple of thoughts! Cheesy  Since some labels are similar in size to ATC's (and come with their own built in hangers!) does anybody fancy a Label swap? There's lots that can be done to change a label into a beautiful piece of art and the results can be hung up or even made into a book. Since it's a quick and inexpensive swap I hope there's lots of interest! Smiley

These would be the bigger labels rather than the teeny ones, between 4/6cm x 10/12cm. Though if you wanted to attach smaller ones/send as well then that would be fine if it's agreed beforehand with your partners.

Group sizes will depend on the interest, but each person will send to the number of people in their group so that you end up with several labels.

I'd like to start signups for this asap and maybe have a send date in a month, so Friday 7th September, if that fits in with everyone.

So anyone up for labels?

Eg. so you can see the size, this one is 4x10cm

« Last Edit: July 13, 2010 05:51:51 AM by SevsOnlyGirl - Reason: fixed coding issue » 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: 28107
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2007 04:35:54 AM »

I want that tag, and the holder that comes with it!  Cheesy

I think this would be a fun swap. I have a great book (Beautiful Bindings for Handmade Books) that shows how to make a book to display tags. Some people may wish to have the backs left blank so they can use them for gift tags. There are lots of possibilities here!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
gingerquilts
« Reply #2 on: August 07, 2007 04:39:38 AM »

How many would we make?  Could they be fabric like this one??
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: 28107
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: August 07, 2007 04:40:46 AM »

Now you'll have everyone drooling over that, ginga!

It's up to phizzy, but I'll bet fabric is actually encouragedCheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
Phizzychick
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 12125
Joined: 31-Mar-2005


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: August 07, 2007 04:48:00 AM »

Ooh, yes! Definitely drooling over here!

I think practically any media would work. It would be wonderful to have a huge variety.

Numbers would depend on the group size (ie interest) but it could mean making 6 or so. I guess if you wanted to swap more with your partners then that could be arranged between individuals.
« Last Edit: August 07, 2007 04:49:57 AM by Phizzychick » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Banga
I'm made out of Laffy Taffy.
Offline Offline

Posts: 2041
Joined: 25-Apr-2006

Back off man, I'm a scientist.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: August 07, 2007 06:02:34 AM »

I would definitely be interested, but only if I get both of those tags mailed to me for signing up!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Place an etsy order, enter CRAFTSTEROCKS & user name at checkout for free shipping!  Etsy! ~
Flickr ~Wist ~ Blog
amaryllisroze
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 5933
Joined: 12-Feb-2004

Member of the Papercraft Gang


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: August 07, 2007 06:13:01 AM »

I'm definitely in on this one.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

All of my photos are hosted at Flickr.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/amaryllisroze/sets/

http://pinterest.com/aroze/

"she knew with the right amount of junk she could create a masterpiece" -- I'm still looking for the right amount of junk
Phizzychick
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 12125
Joined: 31-Mar-2005


View Profile WWW
« Reply #7 on: August 07, 2007 06:26:38 AM »

I would definitely be interested, but only if I get both of those tags mailed to me for signing up!

Ha ha, hmm, I never thought of offering incentives for signing up for swaps before! Cheesy
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: 28107
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #8 on: August 07, 2007 06:41:53 AM »

Don't forget I already called the first one.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
Phizzychick
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 12125
Joined: 31-Mar-2005


View Profile WWW
« Reply #9 on: August 07, 2007 06:45:06 AM »

Now now girls, no handbags at dawn. There'll be enough beautiful tags for everyone when you sign up! Cheesy

I think I'll start signups later and have them run till till Sunday. Hopefully that'll be long enough.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All 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 Create HD Videos with Windows Movie Maker
How to Make Your Own Watermark for Your Videos
How to Achieve High Quality Using Hypercam 2
How to Overlap Sounds on Camtasia Studios.
How To Install Brushes for Photoshop
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Coffee Mug Cozy
March 25, 2015 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: How to Make 110 Prayer Flags

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.