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« on: July 11, 2010 04:41:07 PM »

Anyone interested in making some chunky pages?  Smiley I could start the swap early August if there's interest.

For anyone who is not sure what a chunky page is a 4x4in square that is embellished with paper, paint, embellishments, ribbon, etc. Some people choose to bind their pages together to form a book and others like to display them alone.

Here's the previous rounds:

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Rd 1: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=222843.0
Rd 2: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=295951.0
Rd 3: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=302888.0

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Rd 1: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=224514.0
Rd 2: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=297619.0
Rd 3: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=304914.0

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« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2010 05:36:37 PM »

Does each recipient get to determine their own theme they'd like to receive, or is the theme pre-determined?  Thanks!
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« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2010 05:43:43 PM »

The last time I organized each person got to pick their own theme or themes. I'd probably run it that way again, unless a large majority wanted to do it another way.
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« Reply #3 on: July 11, 2010 06:47:55 PM »

so its stuff on paper?? not stuff on canvas??
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« Reply #4 on: July 11, 2010 06:52:30 PM »

Whatever you use for your base needs to be sturdy, my chosen base is usually a recycled cereal box or something of similar thickness. A canvas paper probably would be too flimsy, but it could be mounted on something thicker like cardboard or if it was layered two or three times it should work. A canvas board would work but remember it would have to be 4x4 inches.
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« Reply #5 on: July 11, 2010 08:29:19 PM »

I'd have to make time for it, but i'm always so jealous of the lovely pages in this swap. I'd be in.

Now to think of a theme.... 
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« Reply #6 on: July 12, 2010 03:40:59 AM »

My problem would be limiting myself to a single theme!  I'd love to do this if the timing/rules allow as I'm a newbie.  I am in the IYP swap with 2 partners.  One sent and one sending really soon. 
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« Reply #7 on: July 12, 2010 05:25:09 AM »

People can list more than one theme if they want. Let's say 5 themes for your partners to choose from? I'd group everyone into groups of 5 so each person is responsible for sending out 4 chunky pages, and the option is available to be in 2 groups so then that would be a total of 8 chunky pages. Sound ok?
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« Reply #8 on: July 12, 2010 05:29:33 AM »

Sounds great! 
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« Reply #9 on: July 12, 2010 12:17:13 PM »

sounds fun!! When are you thinking?? I'm just wondering since we are moving soon Smiley
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