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« Reply #30 on: October 09, 2012 09:37:23 PM »

Mailed today. Been on here and might have an eensy bit of swap anxiety.

Me too! The stuff other people have made looks fantastic and mine is just like "meh, it'll do" in comparison. D:
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« Reply #31 on: October 10, 2012 07:47:48 AM »

I hate to inflict further pain on anyone who already has swap anxiety, but I do want to share what thisbirdsabsurd sent me.  Cheesy

First off, when I opened the package, I met up with this lanky fellow and a hand-drawn notecard, apologizing for glitter. (Glitter? Who apologizes for glitter?  Cheesy)


There were two wrapped packages in the box. I opened the smaller one first. It was a little ghoul!

I love this guy. He feels right at home with my collection of trick or treaters.

There was no glitter to be seen on him, so I assumed the glitter was awaiting in the larger package. I unwrapped it slowly, only to find the coolest, blackest, glittery-est Halloween owl ever! Whoa~check him out! I love his eyes.


He's over a foot tall, and he is the BEST! Truly a work of art.


Here he is in his natural habitat with his friend the crow. Doesn't he look magnificent?


Thank you so much, thisbird! You were a wonderful swap partner!  Kiss
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« Reply #32 on: October 10, 2012 07:51:03 AM »

STELLAR!!! Both the little ghoul and the spooky owl are absolutely amazing. What a wonderful package and so racky!!
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« Reply #33 on: October 10, 2012 08:12:40 AM »

awww--the little ghoul is fabulous!

Also, the owl is indeed a work of art...we can forgive the glitter because it suits him!
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« Reply #34 on: October 10, 2012 08:43:56 AM »

So glad you like them racky!!   (And thanks for the love Lime and always!)  Smiley
The little ghoul was a copy of something on racky's pinterest, and...not really vintage. Undecided  The owl was inspired by some little vintage owls she pinned and soon took on a life of it's own.  I'm glad the glitter's not offensive.  Wink  AND...good to see he has a little friend.  Smiley
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« Reply #35 on: October 10, 2012 09:55:16 AM »

Oh  man! I am totally blown away by everyone's creativity. Just amazing!
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« Reply #36 on: October 10, 2012 10:11:54 AM »

Oh my wow!!! Look at this gallery!  Everything has been so amazing so far!  I super love the flag with the faces and that owl!  So amazing. 

Definately swap anxiety though... I stuck to the one large item.
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« Reply #37 on: October 10, 2012 11:01:21 AM »

Definately swap anxiety though... I stuck to the one large item.

No worries, we agreed on one item -that's what I made too. Wink
But wow, yeah, I'm so impressed by everything that's been created! That little clay ghoulie and that bright-eyed owl are incredible!
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« Reply #38 on: October 10, 2012 11:41:45 AM »

Ohhhh! I love that owl!!
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« Reply #39 on: October 10, 2012 11:47:14 AM »

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