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Topic: Mini Art Quilt Swap 3!--Now Open!  (Read 5137 times)
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« on: June 16, 2010 12:39:22 AM »

Now Open--

Who's ready for another round of Mini Art Quilt swappage? If you haven't joined before, this swap is for one mini art quilt, which is one large item time-wise. The size constraints are that all sides need to be between 12 and 24 inches (ish) So, it could be 12 inches square, or an 18 inch circle, or 15 inches by 24 inches, something that fits in there.

In past rounds we've matched partners up by skill level, which I think we will continue to do. Also, we've listed 5 themes we would like our mini quilt to be made from, with an extra question that asks if you definitely want one of your five themes, or if you give your partner the freedom to stalk your wists and posts and possibly find something else they would like to make that you would enjoy receiving. This covers both those that like to work with something a specific idea and those that are more livin' on the edge Wink

Please let me know if you have any ideas for changing/adding to what we've done in previous rounds.

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Sign-ups: July1-July 15
Partners Assigned: July 16
Sendouts: September 7.
This gives just over 6 weeks of crafting, which should definitely be sufficient. Any more and I think we start to slack off Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2010 02:29:39 AM »

I can't not join this one! I think I might hand quilt it, or at least a chunk of it.
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« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2010 02:35:12 AM »

Hmmm...I'll have to give this one some thought. The craft time overlaps with the first month of the new school year and I'm always wiped out for the first 2-3 weeks. Maybe if I can get my quilt done before August. Must think...
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« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2010 06:14:32 AM »

 I am so excited and clearing my schedule on this one Smiley I have been tweaking my skills and have really started going on a limb and really expanding my quilting due to the last swap...I am so excited!!


I am able to do personal swaps again so lets get some going Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: June 16, 2010 10:54:43 AM »

hopefully i'll have some feedback in by then and can join.  I'm maxed out right now

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« Reply #5 on: June 16, 2010 11:24:54 AM »

I am in... this is I think my favorite swap!

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« Reply #6 on: June 16, 2010 12:43:52 PM »

I am totally in .... Grin

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« Reply #7 on: June 16, 2010 12:56:11 PM »

I'm totally a beginner, but I've wanted to learn quilting. esp. art quilts, so this would be perfect. Smiley

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« Reply #8 on: June 16, 2010 02:29:57 PM »

I want in on this.I like the Idea of being able to carry my crafts with me to work to work on them.

« Reply #9 on: June 16, 2010 04:09:49 PM »

I'm totally a beginner, but I've wanted to learn quilting. esp. art quilts, so this would be perfect. Smiley

I don't really enjoy making large-scale quilts, but art quilts are great fun. I can't wait to get started.
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