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Topic: Tree Swap Round 3 (Signups CLOSED; Mail by 6/16/11)  (Read 14086 times)
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lacey0828
« on: April 24, 2011 01:57:06 PM »


(this tree is done by odd_artist in Round 2)


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http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=380935.0

Swap name: Tree Swap Round 3
Craftster member who is organizing this swap:  lacey0828
Craftster member who is co-organizing this swap:
Sign-up date range:  Sunday April 24-Thursday May 12 at 12noon PST.
Date to send item by:  Thursday June 16

Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): No

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

Age requirement? 16+

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
- 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

To be fair to other swappers, I reserve the right to deny entry to this swap for any of the following reasons:

- excessive late sending in past swaps
- poor communication in past swaps
- failure to meet size requirements in past swaps

Details of swap:

Elm, oak, willow, orange do you obsess over trees?

If you love trees or have always been drawn to them, this is the perfect swap for you.  Trees have been an intrinsic part of many cultures, from the giving of an olive branch in ancient Greece to the symbolism of the tree of life.  Anything goes in this swap as long as it is tree-inspired.

Take inspiration from their branches, leaves, colors, fond childhood memories of climbing them whatever.  We all know we love them, now lets craft in their name.
 
Here are links to the past discussion threads and amazing galleries.
Round 1:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=271248              
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=273888.0
Round 2:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=292207.0              
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=296674.0
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Specifics and rules:
You must craft FIVE points worth of items for this swap.  According to the swap guidelines here on Craftster:

LARGE item (equivalent to 3 or more crafting hours or $30 or more) = 3 points
MEDIUM item (equivalent to 2 or more crafting hours or $10-$30) = 2 points
SMALL item (equivalent to 2 or less crafting hours or $10 or less) = 1 point

This means you have options!  You can craft 1 large and 1 medium, or 1 large and 2 smalls, or 1 medium and 3 smalls.  No more than 3 of your 5 points may be small items.  

If you and your partner agree to craft more than the required number of points, that is fine.  Just make sure it is agreed upon between the two of you!  It is always a fantastic idea to have good communication with your partner!

Likewise, you MUST have good communication in this swap.  5 weeks of crafting time is a lot of time for swappers to get "lost."  PLEASE remember to post in the thread or message your organizer roughly once a week.  If you do not show good communication, it will be noted in your feedback.  

This swap, like most swaps on Craftster, requires a Delivery Confirmation number. You must PM the delivery confirmation number to both your partner and your organizer once you ship. If you and your partner are sending internationally I'm requiring a copy of the reciept to be Pm'd to both your partner and your organizer as proof of shipping.

You are more than welcome to ship early if you've finished early!  

Partners will be assigned and posted the afternoon(PST) of Thursday, May 12.  I will post them in the second post of this thread and then PM everyone with their questionnaire and their partner's questionnaire.  

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QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:

Name of swap: Tree Swap Round 3
Craftster username:
Email address:
Your real name:
Mailing address including the country:
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?
Confirm that you are at least 16 years old (yes/no):

What are your favorite types of trees?

Favorite colors:

Items you would like to receive:

Anything you would not like the receive:

Crafts that you can do:

Do you have a wist or similar wishlist?

Do you have any allergies?

Do you have any allergens in your home (pets, smoke, etc.)?

Do you promise to take pictures and post them in the gallery within a timely manner?

Do you promise to publicly thank your partner?

Anything else you would like your partner to know?


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IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE, REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR INFO TO LACEY0828 VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE AND DO NOT TO REPLY WITH IT HERE.


Also remember to read the Swap Info Guide for other important information about participating in a swap.

 GrinParticipants Grin
1. lacey0828 **organizer
2. gnomedrops
3. Miss Barbara
4. Rosie1981
5. phnxreign99
6. nicoleburdsall
7. blackabbey
8. DawnsTrees
9. Bigmouth
10. Teamama **Welcome first time swapper!
11. boystress **Welcome first time swapper!
12. NavyBlue4Eight
13. Dragonflower
14. PurplePaisley
15. Arryl
16. melmakespretty
17. pinkmichk
18. bec99
19. calixita
20. crystallized_art
21. Keyzmasta
22. KaoticKraftster
23. Jillybeans **Welcome first time swapper!
24. My_RubySlippers
« Last Edit: May 31, 2011 11:00:41 AM by lacey0828 » THIS ROCKS   Logged

lacey0828
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2011 01:57:53 PM »

 Grin PARTNERS Grin
lacey0828 <--> Dragonflower
gnomedrops <--> Rosie1981
My_RubySlippers <--> phnxreign99
calixita <--> KaoticKrafter
NavyBlue4Eight <--> pinkmichk
Miss Barbara <--> jillybeans
Arryl <--> nicoleburdsall
Bigmouth <--> Keyzmasta
DawnsTrees <--> PurplePaisley
boystress <--> melmakespretty
Teamama <--> crystallized_art
« Last Edit: May 31, 2011 10:59:41 AM by lacey0828 » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2011 06:49:04 PM »

Ahhhhh...just sent in my questionnaire!
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lacey0828
« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2011 07:40:56 PM »

Everybody is updated so far Smiley Can't wait to get this started.
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« Reply #4 on: April 24, 2011 10:37:36 PM »

Sent in my questionaire!  Love trees - they're so fun to craft ... it's endless what you can do with the tree theme  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: April 25, 2011 01:07:04 AM »

This one's very tempting... Considering..
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lacey0828
« Reply #6 on: April 25, 2011 05:09:27 AM »

This one's very tempting... Considering..

You know you want to Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: April 25, 2011 05:40:42 AM »

I was thinking the same thing! Grin Cheesy Wink
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lacey0828
« Reply #8 on: April 25, 2011 05:54:27 PM »

Everyone should be updated. Keep those questionnaire's coming!!!!
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iliveonarainbow
« Reply #9 on: April 25, 2011 07:03:16 PM »

Ohh, I was in Round 2 of the Tree swap and loved it. Seriously am thinking about signing up for this! Just have to see how the financial situation goes before I sign up for another swap.
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