Swap name: Easter-Spring Cookie Swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: The Platypus Project
Sign-up date range: 03-18-09 to 03-27-09
Date to send item by: 04-06-09 (to arrive in time for Easter which is 04-12-09 this year!)
Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): Absolutely not! The more cookies the merrier!
Restricted to people who all live in the same country? YES
(Because of the perishableness of the cookies, unless there is more than one swapper from outside the US, the swap will be restricted to the US...sorry!)
If so, which country? US
Age requirement? 13 (but PLEASE make sure if you have transportation and funds to get to the store to get your supplies and you can get to the post office to mail your package!)
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
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
- Participant lives in the United States: YES
- If yes, understands that Delivery Confirmation number is required for this swap: YES
- If no, understands that a mailing receipt copy is required for this swap: YES
Details of swap:
Welcome to the Spring/Easter Cookie Swap!!! For this swap we will be baking two
batches of cookies, along with sending the recipes for the cookies, crafting one
item based on our partner's likes and sending out two
small store bought items based around the spring time and Easter if you celebrate.
It's been a looooooong winter, I certainly can use some cookies to celebrate!
To give you ideas of past baking swaps, here are links to some of the galleries:
Holiday Cookie Swap: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=281926.msg3193535#msg3193535
Valentine's Day Cookie Swap: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=289362.0
St. Patrick's Day Cookie Swap: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=295818.0
Cookie/Baked Goods packing tips can be found here: http://mochaxlight.blogspot.com/2009/01/cookie-website-database.html
(thank you mochaxlight!!)You must get a DC number for this swap.
You must send your package via Priority Mail (those cookies need to get to their destination quick!!)
When you send your package, you must message both myself and your swap partner.
When you receive your package, you must message both myself and your swap partner. You must also post pictures in the swap gallery.
If you want to participate, information to send to organizer:QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:
Name of swap
Your real name
Mailing address including the country
Confirm that are at least 13 years old (yes/no)
Do you have any allergies and if so, what are they:
Are you vegan/vegetarian:
If you are not vegan/vegetarian, are you able to bake with a vegan/vegetarian in mind?
What would you LOVE LOVE LOVE in/on your cookies:
What do you completely want kept OUT of your cookies:With regards to the store bought/crafted item
Favorite spring colors? (if you hate all the pale colors, you can choose just your favorite)
Any small thing you are in need of? (ex, a pot holder, kitchen mitt, spatulas, spoons etc)
Do you celebrate Easter...or are you just THRILLED to have spring here...or both?
IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE, REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR INFO TO ORGANIZER VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE AND NOT TO REPLY WITH IT HERE.
Also remember to read the Swap Info Guide
to find out how to ship your item and other details about participating in a swap.Partners have been selected!!!!
The Platypus Project - hannah19142
YoungMom - princesspimp81
butterflyangel - mrs.cullen
Happy baking and crafting!!!!!!GALLERY IS HERE: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=299143.0