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Topic: Superhero and Comic Fans Swap (SENDOUT BY 5/21/13)  (Read 22836 times)
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« on: March 24, 2013 04:24:21 PM »

Swap name: Superhero and Comic Fans Swap

Craftster member who is organizing this swap: 1watermonkey
Sign-up date range: March 24th - April 14th
Date to send item by: May 20th

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

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

Additional Age requirement? No

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
- Has posted at least 15 times: YES
- Has completed one swap 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
- If within the US, understands that Delivery Confirmation number is required for this swap: YES
- If outside the US, understands that a mailing receipt copy is required for this swap: YES

Details of swap:
This swap is for those who love comics. This includes but isn't restricted to Superhero comics. Whether your favorite is a popular Marvel/DC title like X-Men or Batman or something more obscure such as Fables, Chew, or Sandman, this is the swap for you. We will be crafting items inspired by our partners favorite comic characters which could include (but not be limited to) clothing, jewelry, pillows, hoopla, decopagued projects, wallets, bags, drawings, paintings, etc. Another fun element to this swap is the possibility of learning of some awesome comic titles to check out that are favorites of your partner's. Smiley

Make sure that you post to the thread, even if just to check in, at least once a week so that your partner and organizer know that you are around and participating.

This will be a 5 point swap, with the requirement to make at least one large or medium item, you may not do all smalls. You are welcome to make more/spoil your partner but please discuss it with them first.

Large= 3 points
Medium=2 points
Small=1 point

By Time
-Large = 3 or more hours
-Medium = 2 or more hours
-Small = 2 or less hours

By Size
-Large = A shawl, a shirt, a skirt, a set of jewelry with four to five items, a purse
-Medium = one single necklace or bracelet, a scarf
-Small = Earrings, stickers, wallets, pouches, bookmarks

By Price
-Large = $30 or more
-Medium = $10-$30 dollars
-Small = $10 or less

If you want to participate, please fill out and send this information to organizer:

Name of swap: Superhero and Comics Fans Swap
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 are at least 16 years old or, if not, that you have moderator approval(YES/NO)

What are your favorite comic titles?

What are your favorite genres? (i.e. Superhero, Horror, Science Fiction, etc.)

Who are your favorite characters?

Are there any comics and/or characters you really dislike and wouldn't be happy to receive anything crafted of?

What kind of crafting can you do?

What kind of crafting do you admire?

Can you list 3 (or more if you like) things or types of things you would love to receive?  

Is there anything you would prefer not to receive?

Do you prefer to send and receive extras or prefer not to?

What are your favorite colors?

What are your Sizes? (In case your partner would like to make you clothing or jewelry) Shirt size, Pant Size, Wrist Size?

Do you have a pinterest/wist/blog you would like your partner to use for inspiration?

Do you have any allergies?

Are there any allergens in your home? (Dogs, cats, smoke, etc.)

Is there anything else you would like your partner to know?


Also, remember to read the Swap Info Guide to find other rules about participating in a swap.

This is my first time organizing so please let me know if there are any problems or issues!
« Last Edit: May 17, 2013 04:22:15 PM by 1watermonkey » THIS ROCKS   Logged

« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2013 04:25:50 PM »


1watermonkey -- Emo Penguin Toast -- libertine49

Helena Puck -- RougeRaven

Cerebral Atrophy -- Moriwen

Ryn -- MayhapMurklins

leather and lace -- bethimusprime

amnesia -- someonete

MissGoguen91 -- Carbine_corgi

Lizabiz08 -- hippycannibal

1. 1watermonkey
2. Helena Puck
3. Cerebral Atrophy
4. RougeRaven
5. Emo Penguin Toast
6. Moriwen
7. Ryn
8. leather and lace
9. amnesia
10. bethimusprime
11. MissGoguen91
12. Lizabiz08
13. Carbine_corgi
14. hippycannibal
15. someonete
16. libertine49
17. MayhapMurklins
« Last Edit: April 16, 2013 10:14:19 PM by 1watermonkey » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Helena Puck
« Reply #2 on: March 24, 2013 05:41:40 PM »

Joined and I'm super excited!

« Reply #3 on: March 24, 2013 07:29:12 PM »

Awesome! Cheesy I think this is going to be a really good swap.

Cerebral Atrophy
« Reply #4 on: March 24, 2013 07:31:41 PM »

This is going to be AWESOME!!!  Grin

I am willing to do personal swappage!! Smiley

Currently Swapping in:
Superhero Swap- Plotting!
Mini top hat swap- Plotting!
Ren fest swap- Waiting for partners!
« Reply #5 on: March 24, 2013 09:24:33 PM »

I just signed up, I can't wait to get started! I've been looking for a good nerdy swap =D

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Emo Penguin Toast
« Reply #6 on: March 24, 2013 11:13:23 PM »

signing up! I loooovveee comic books <3
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« Reply #7 on: March 24, 2013 11:20:23 PM »

Might have to sign up for this. My bf is obssesed with superman and he's gotten me interested in comics as well but I like the odder stuff like Fables, American vampire, and Grimms.

« Reply #8 on: March 25, 2013 09:09:01 AM »

Might have to sign up for this. My bf is obssesed with superman and he's gotten me interested in comics as well but I like the odder stuff like Fables, American vampire, and Grimms.

Fables is fantastic! What is Grimms about?

My Craft Blog- one 30 day project each month

« Reply #9 on: March 25, 2013 11:31:47 AM »

I love Fables too, but I'm a bit behind on it. I have heard that American Vampire is good, I need to check it out soon. Smiley

Definitely non superhero comic fans are welcome. My favorite comic series ever is Sandman and it's not a superhero comic.  Grin

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