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Topic: Inchies exchange IN SIGNUP STAGE thru Jan 9  (Read 5659 times)
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« Reply #50 on: December 23, 2007 05:22:41 PM »

Post some when you're done, phizz! I know they'll be awesome!
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« Reply #51 on: December 24, 2007 08:13:07 AM »

I found some images yesterday and scaled them all down to a good size. I have to get started on the backgrounds.
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« Reply #52 on: December 24, 2007 09:12:03 AM »

I hope this isn't a ridiculous question, but what is everyone using for a background? Should we be making these on mat board, or some sort of thick paper..? Or are we all making them on whatever surface strikes us?
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« Reply #53 on: December 24, 2007 09:14:19 AM »

I'm using a sturdy watercolour paper for the bases
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« Reply #54 on: December 24, 2007 10:07:37 AM »

I don't think it matter what the base is made of, but sturdier is better, I would think. At least more sturdy than a basic paper.
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« Reply #55 on: December 24, 2007 12:43:09 PM »

I used a 110# cardstock but will be mounting that to a matboard before I cut them out. I want mine to be stable  Grin
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« Reply #56 on: December 24, 2007 06:08:11 PM »

I've bookmarked this swap and am super interested in it Grin

After making 19 4"x6" cards in the PostSecret Swap, whipping up a hundred inchies sounds like a breeze! I would be willing to do that many, in whatever variation of sending that the consensus decides Smiley
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« Reply #57 on: December 27, 2007 05:06:46 AM »

This first round will require only 50, but I'll either plan on a second round or give people the option of having two sets of partners if we get enough interest.

I'm thinking of starting signups tomorrow, and have them open for a week or so, then give everyone three weeks to make some inchies. I know a lot of people have gotten started already; that's great! I think everyone should jump on in and begin.

Watch for signups! I'll make sure to post a link here.
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« Reply #58 on: December 27, 2007 07:57:57 PM »

I may be interested depending on when sign up and send out is,  January is not a good month for me.  I will be going away on holidays for one week.   Won't be able to take crafty stuff with me.  And I really should be making my doll for competition.

Maybe one of the later rounds.
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« Reply #59 on: December 28, 2007 05:01:10 AM »

I posted signups! http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=216385.msg2326823#msg2326823

qazi, check out the timing. There is from now until the February 1 to make the inchies. Maybe you can work it in!  Smiley
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