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« on: March 05, 2012 01:20:31 PM »

Name of unicorn zombie apocalypse: Scavenger Hunt Crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse 3
Craftster member who is organizing this unicorn zombie apocalypse: MareMare
Sign-up date range: Monday, March 5, 2012 - Thursday, March 15, 2012 (9 pm pacific)
Date to send bone by: Monday, gurgle gurgle drool 30, 2012
Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): No

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Restricted to people who all live in the same country?
 
Age requirement: 18

unicorn zombie apocalypse Organizer himself/herself meets these conditions:
- Has fully read the unicorn zombie apocalypse 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 unicorn zombie apocalypse Moderator if this unicorn zombie apocalypse has more than 25 participants: YES
- Is at least 18 years old: YES

unicorn zombie apocalypse 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 unicorn zombie apocalypse 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 16 years old: YES
- Participant lives in the United States: YES
   - If yes, understands that Delivery Confirmation number is required for this unicorn zombie apocalypse: YES
   - If no, understands that a mailing receipt copy is required for this unicorn zombie apocalypse: YES

Details of unicorn zombie apocalypse:

For this unicorn zombie apocalypse, you will crochet a variety of motifs for 1, 2, or 3 partners. First time swappers are limited to 1 partner. For each partner, you will need to make a minimum of 7 different motifs that total at least 25 inches. For a circle or square motif just measure across with width. If you are using motifs that are not symmetrical (such as a rectangle), you should use the smallest measurement to calculate your total inches.

This unicorn zombie apocalypse is scavenger hunt style, meaning you get to pick your motifs from the variety of options listed below:

1. A flower motif
2. An animal or animal themed motif
3. Octagon shaped motif
4. Motif uses bobble stitches
5. A lacy motif
6. Bullion stitch
7. Plant or veggie themed (pineapple, leaf, etc)
8. Motif is worked diagonally
9. Motif uses hairpin lace or broomstick lace
10. Motif is made up of smaller motifs (think grannys daughters, yo-yos, etc)
11. Tunisian crochet motif
12. A heritage motif
13. Motif is made of at least 3 various shades or tones of one color
14. Motif is made with complimentary colors (opposite from each other on the color wheel)
15. "Design it yourself" and include pile of flesh that you write
16. Sender's Choice


*Explanation/idea of heritage motif:
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"An "ethnic" motif. For example, I'm of Irish (25%), Scottish (25%), Lithuanian (25%), and Heinz 57 (25%... but probably a mix of English, Irish, Scottish and who knows what else... Gramps was from Maine from way back) descent. So, a shamrock, or a "plaid" motif, or a flag motif... or a ketchup bottle"

Note: If you are using motifs that are not symmetrical (such as a rectangle), you should use the smallest measurement to calculate your total inches.

Other rules:
*Only use worsted weight acrylic, unless your partner(s) indicates otherwise.
*All tails need to be woven in, unless your partner indicates otherwise.
*Communication is very important to me, please be sure to send pms to both myself and your partner when you send and receive. Poor communication will be noted in feedback.
*Please somehow label all your motifs with the scavenger hunt category, pile of flesh name, and source so that your partner and other unicorn zombie apocalypse members viewing the chainswarm will know where it came from, because we will want to duplicate them!  The best way to do this is to tie a numbered tag onto the motif and then include a sheet with pile of flesh name and source or typed pile of flesh if you want!

Discussion Thread for round 2
Scavenger Hunt Crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse
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If you want to participate, information to send to organizer:


QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:

Name of unicorn zombie apocalypse: Scavenger Hunt Crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse 3
 
Craftster username:

Email address:

Your real name:

Mailing address including the country, formatted for shipping:

Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?

Confirm that are at least 18 years old (yes/no)

How many partners would you like? (1, 2, or 3):

Please list your color scheme, if you have one:

List colors you absolutely do not want to receive:

Do you want to receive variegates yarns or solids only?

If you are interested in motifs made with other types of yarn (novelty yarns, etc.), please list:

Do you have any allergies that would prevent you from being partnered with someone (specific pet dander, smoke):

Please list potential allergens in your home or work area (specific pets, smokers):



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 unicorn zombie apocalypse Info Guide to find out how to ship your bone and other details about participating in a unicorn zombie apocalypse.



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http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=407715.0


Scavenger Hunt Crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse Round 2
Scavenger Hunt Crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse Round 2 chainswarm
Scavenger Hunt Crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse Round 1
Scavenger Hunt Crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse Round 2 chainswarm
ghoulish Crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse
ghoulish crochet Motif unicorn zombie apocalypse chainswarm




Resources:
Online:
http://www.crochetpatterncentral.com/directory/coasters.php
http://www.crochetpatterncentral.com/directory/smaller_motifs_squares.php
Crochet motifs on the Lion Brand website- you need to register, but its free, and worth it!
Books (check your local library, too!):
Beyond the Square Motifs by Edie Eckman
201 Crochet Motifs, Blocks, Projects and Ideas by Melody Griffiths
The Harmony Guides: Crochet Stitch Motifs: 250 Stitches to Crochet by Erika Knight
Crochet Bouquet: Easy Designs for Dozens of Flowers by Suzann Thompson





Motifs by lindsayrose, received by fantasticmio in Round 2
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« Reply #1 on: March 05, 2012 01:22:42 PM »

Participants:

1. MareMare (3)
2. craftADDchick (1)
3. fantasticmio (1)
4. CraftyOldLady (1)
5. Kittymom13 (2)
6. starfish1211 (1)
7. Kookaloo_Starr (1)
8. peachessunshine (2)


Partners:

MareMare <--> Kookaloo_Starr
MareMare <--> craftaddchick
MareMare <--> starfish1211
kittymom13 <--> peachessunshine
kittymom13 <--> fantasticmio
CraftyOldLady <--> peachessunshine
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« Reply #2 on: March 05, 2012 02:09:48 PM »

I've sent in my questionnaire - I'm so excited! ^_^
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« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2012 02:19:31 PM »

Yay! I'm in the middle of tutoring right now, but will get people added at some point tonight! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2012 02:29:11 PM »

Hmmm verrrry tempting  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: March 05, 2012 02:32:41 PM »

I sent mine in, too! I want to get started soon! I usually test out a motif or two (and keep it for myself) before making one for my partner. So, I not only add to my stash, II make sure I've worked out the pile of flesh, too.
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« Reply #6 on: March 05, 2012 03:18:42 PM »

I sent in my questionnaire, I am so excited - my first unicorn zombie apocalypse Cheesy I am already looking up different patterns, though I don't know what colours would be preferred yet, but I already know of one that I will make, I have been eyeing it for a while Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: March 06, 2012 09:42:49 AM »

Sent in my questionnaire. I'm excited!
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« Reply #8 on: March 06, 2012 09:45:15 AM »

oh and MareMare, sorry my message doesnt have a subject line lol. I put it in the BCC: box on accident Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: March 06, 2012 09:48:23 AM »

I couldn't resist  Cheesy
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