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Topic: Craft A Favorite Animal Swap (FINISHED)  (Read 14539 times)
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colourandy
« on: October 21, 2008 09:57:15 AM »

Swap name: Craft A Favorite Animal Swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: colourandy
Sign-up date range: 10/21/2008 - 10/28/2008 Closed
Date to send item by: 11/29/2008 , SATURDAY November 29, 2008 (this gives ONE MONTH to craft)

Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): 24

Restricted to people who all live in the same country? No

Age requirement? 13 to be on Craftster

Swap Organizer himself/herself meets these conditions:
- Has fully read the Swap Info Guide: YES
- Has successfully completed two swaps as a participant: YES
- Is not organizing more than three swaps right now: YES
- Will recruit a co-organizer or give all details to a Swap Moderator if this swap has more than 25 participants: YES (but not applicable)

Swap Organizer will check each participant to make sure they meet these conditions:
- Has been a member for at least one month: YES
- Has posted at least 15 times: YES
- Has completed one swap successfully before signing up for multiple swaps at a time: YES
- Is not currently signed up for more than five swaps: YES
- Does not have any negative feedback: YES
- Participant has agreed that he/she is at least 13 years old: YES

**

Details of swap: In this swap, we will be sending & receiving items of (or related to) your favorite animal (or animal of your choice). Original idea link. So let's say Jane's favorite animal is a deer, & Smith's favorite animal is a goldfish. Jane will craft goldfish related items & Smith will craft deer related items.

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Rules for this swap
We will be crafting a total of 5 points. It would be nice if at least three of these points were crafted items.
Large item = 3 points
Medium item = 2 points
Small item = 1 point

Here are various guidelines to determine small, med, large. Please include a list of your points/items so there is no confusion as to whether the guidelines have been followed.

By Time
Large = 3 or more hours
Medium = 2 or less hours
Small = 1 hour

By Size (these are just random examples, not necessarily related to this swap)
Large = A shawl, a shirt, a skirt, a set of jewelry with four to five items, a purse
Medium = One single necklace or bracelet, a scarf
Small = Earrings, stickers, wallets, pouches, bookmarks, magnets

By Price
Large = $30 or more
Medium = $10-$30 dollars
Small = $10 or less

Make sure you post in the thread and stay updated with that handy little Replies to your Posts button. Everybody needs to post in the thread at least once a week, or I will have to hunt you down via PM! Do not send out to your partner if they have missed that weeks check-in! This is to prevent flakers.

Please communicate with your partner, you just might just make a friend. Send a PM to me and your partner when you both send out and receive your package. If you're in the US, please get a DC#, and if you're sending from another country, please save your receipts.

And remember, HAVE FUN !


Stuck? Need some ideas?
Felted an animal
Poly-clay an animal
Embroider an animal on a scarf (the cold weather is approaching..), towel, or other item
Draw & frame an animal
Make earrings of animal

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By this point, you probably would like to join, please fill out this information and send to colourandy (organizer).

QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER
Name of swap: Craft A Favorite Animal Swap
Craftster username:
Email address:
Your real name:
Mailing address including the country, formatted for shipping:
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?
Confirm that you are at least 13 years old (yes/no):

What are your main crafts?
What kinds of things do you usually make?
What kinds of things would you like to receive?
Anything you would really not like to receive?
What are your top three(3) favorite animals?
1.
2.
3.
What is your least favorite animal?
What are your favorite colours?
Least favorite colours?
Are you allergic to anything?
Does anyone smoke in your house?
Do you have pets?
Did you read the rules about posting each week in the thread and agree to those rules?
Do you promise not to send out until you know your partner has checked in that week?

**

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE, PLEASE REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR INFORMATION TO THE ORGANIZER colourandy VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE(PM) (subject as: Craft A Favorite Animal Swap QUESTIONNAIRE) & NOT TO REPLY WITH IT HERE.

Also remember to read the Swap Info Guide to find out how to ship your item & other details about participating in a swap.
« Last Edit: October 28, 2008 06:26:19 PM by colourandy » THIS ROCKS   Logged

colourandy
« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2008 09:57:31 AM »

AFTER PEOPLE HAVE SIGNED UP AND BEEN APPROVED, LIST THE PARTICIPANTS HERE

* FIRST TIME SWAPPERS

Please make sure all of you lovely ladies post at least once before partners go up (if you don't, you will not receive your partner until after I have talked to you or seen your post -- I don't mean to be stricked about this but communication is KEY when swapping so I want to make sure it's being done) & also so you'll be able to track all the fun !

1. cocorific
2. turbo_mom
3. xXescapethefateXx
4. BroknWingz
5. Pupper
6. LillaTusen
7. rosiegarden
8. paintindiva *
9. Kiabolo *
10. zenchild
11. Glamis
12. la_fille_muette
13. urvi
14. lilyla19
15. AniMei
16. Rae-mazing
17. nat_attack
18. bellalupina
19. .:.Lola.:.
20. Android raptor
21. missmelissa
22. heybabyboombah *
23. panthera

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PARTNERS

Please remember to post at least, once a week or I'll be in contact with you. Also, if your partner hasn't been communicating, please let me know RIGHT AWAY. Thank you ! Don't forget to PM me when you send & receive.

& of course, have fun ! Cheesy

two ways
cocorific + heybabyboombah
turbo_mom + LillaTusen
xXescapethefateXx + bellalupina
BroknWingz + panthera
Pupper + Kiabolo
rosiegarden + lilyla19
paintindiva + .:.Lola.:.
zenchild + AniMei
Glamis + missmelissa
la_fille_muette + urvi

three way
Rae-mazing [sends to] Android raptor
Android raptor [sends to] nat_attack
nat_attack [sends to] Rae-mazing

**

GALLERY
« Last Edit: November 15, 2008 07:20:40 AM by colourandy » THIS ROCKS   Logged

cocorific
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Happiness will always be a napping skunk...


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« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2008 10:45:35 AM »

Ok, sent my info!  As much as I love skunks, bats are awesome too!  I know, I'ma strange...
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R.I.P. my sweet little stinker....
Tux
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crafty_mommy
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Joined: 01-Sep-2008

Proud Mommy of two gorgeous girls<3


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« Reply #3 on: October 21, 2008 11:00:25 AM »

Sent my info too. I'm totally in for this Grin Can't wait!!! I hope we get alot of participants!
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I would love to swap for a Sackboy doll!!
my wists - http://www.wists.com/crafty_mommy
Molly.Connelly
« Reply #4 on: October 21, 2008 12:12:57 PM »

I would really love to join this swap.
I'm in my first swap right now, but it's ending soon. If I get feedback before the deadline for this swap is up I'll definately join it  Grin
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honeyfresh
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Joined: 16-Apr-2007


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« Reply #5 on: October 21, 2008 01:51:43 PM »

i'm going to follow this one for a bit - i'm signed up for two swaps currently but this one seems like fun!
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Pupper
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Joined: 27-Dec-2007

If buttons ever become currency, I will be rich


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« Reply #6 on: October 21, 2008 02:21:01 PM »

I will be sending in my questionnaire tonight.
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My Etsy Shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/BarkingBandits

My Wist: http://www.wists.com/Pupper

My Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/pupper/

I love swapping craft supplies!
iliveonarainbow
« Reply #7 on: October 21, 2008 03:43:31 PM »

Ok, sent my info!  As much as I love skunks, bats are awesome too!  I know, I'ma strange...

Aww! I'm glad you mentioned bats; I forgot how much I love them =]
I'm so excited, I have been really good about restricting myself from swaps lately, but I REALLY LOVE ANIMALS!!!
I'll be sending my my info soon...
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BroknWingz
Kitty?
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Joined: 04-Sep-2006

Meow Meow Meow.


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« Reply #8 on: October 21, 2008 06:14:23 PM »

Woohoo! i sent in my questionaire, i cant wait :333
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I have tons of fabric to personal swap.
Please check out my Etsy!

http://www.etsy.com/shop/broknwingz
LillaTusen
« Reply #9 on: October 22, 2008 01:07:59 AM »

Oh, what a great swap! I have seny my info! Cheesy
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