Swap name: Fussy cut I-spy square swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: Nilmerg
Sign-up date range: October 10th 2010
Date to send item by: October 29th 2010
Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): No (but would need someone to offer to be co-organiser if over 25 participants)
Restricted to people who all live in the same country? NO
If so, which country?
Additional Age requirement? NOSwap 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: Just this one
- Will recruit a co-organizer or give all details to a Swap Moderator if this swap has more than 25 participants: YES
- Is at least 18 years old: YES
Swap Organizer will check each participant to make sure they meet these conditions:
- Has been a member for at least one month: YES/NO
- Has posted at least 15 times: YES/NO
- Has completed one swap successfully before signing up for multiple swaps at a time: YES/NO
- Is not currently signed up for more than five swaps: YES/NO
- Does not have any negative feedback: YES/NO
- Participant has agreed that he/she is at least 16 years old: YES/NO
- If within the US, understands that Delivery Confirmation number is required for this swap: YES/NO
- If outside the US, understands that a mailing receipt copy is required for this swap: YES/NO
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 other rules about participating in a swap.
Details of swap:
This is a swap for fussy-cut fabric squares to make into an I-spy quilt (or any other project that you have in mind!) A fussy-cut square is one where you centre the design in the middle of the square so that the maximum of the pattern in within the square. (eg on a character print, you would make sure that the character is in the square, see picture above for examples). You will swap a minimum 2 square feet of fabric. You should send as many different and unique squares as you can and ideally they should have something identifiable on them to spy! Here are the equivalents for each size of square (there is also the option for half inch cuts too ie 3.5 inches):
For 2 squares you will send 72 squares
For 2.5" squares upi will send 46 squares
For 3 squares you will send 32 squares
For 3.5 squares you will send 24 squares
For 4 squares you will send 18 squares
For 4.5 squares you will send 14 squares
For 5 squares you will send 12 squares
For 5.5 squares you will send 10 squares
For 6 squares you will send 8 squares
If you and your partner want to send more than the required 2 square feet for material, then this is for you to discuss and decide privately, and work out the number of squares required yourself. Likewise if you and your partner want to include any extras, this should be discussed privately. You can choose to swap with one, two or three partners.
If you want to participate, information to send to organizer:
QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:
Name of swap: Fussy cut I-spy square swap
Your real name:
Mailing address including the country:
- Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?
- If within the US, do you understand that Delivery Confirmation number is required for this swap: YES/NO
- If outside the US, do you understand that a mailing receipt copy is required for this swap: YES/NO
- Confirm that are at least 16 years old or, if not, that you have moderator approval(YES/NO)
What size of fussy cut square do you require for you quilt/project? (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, dont mind?)
Are you happy to send a different size of square than you receive?
Do you want to be partnered with one, two or three partners?
Do you have any allergies?
Do you have any allergens in your home?
Any other information you think that the organiser or your partner/s need to know about you and this swap:
List of Approved Participants and size of square requested:
- 2.5 inch
- 4 inch
- 3.5 inch
- 2 or 4 inch - Welcome first time swapper!
- 4.5 inch
- 4.5 inch
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