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Topic: Craft with a Fat Quarter Swap 2 (Sign-ups CLOSED, SO August 19th)  (Read 8259 times)
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« on: July 09, 2013 10:31:00 PM »

Do you have a stash of fat quarters that you’ve been waiting to cut into? Do you enjoy making quick projects and receiving fun crafts? Why not join the Craft with a Fat Quarter Swap 2?!

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Swap name: Craft with a Fat Quarter Swap 2
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: MareMare
Sign-up date range: Tuesday, July 9th to Friday, July 19th, 8 pm Pacific
Date to send item by: Monday, August 20th, 2013
Limited to a certain number of people? (optional):NO
Restricted to people who all live in the same country? NO
If so, which country? N/A
Additional Age requirement? 18


In this swap we’ll be using 2 Fat Quarters* to create crafted items for our partners! We will also be sending 2 Fat Quarters with our packages.  (Remember, a fat quarter is 18 x 21 inches, sometimes 18 x 22 inches)

- You can make as many or as few projects as you’d like with your 2 FQs
- Try your best to use as much of the material as you can
- For example, you could make 1 lined purse, or you could make a stuffie + a tissue holder or you could make a key chain + a luggage tag + a pot holder
- Items such as zippers, snaps, beads, ribbon, etc. are allowed but your FQ should be the main material you use
- This is a no extras swap. Please only send your crafted item(s) + 2 new FQs
- The Fat Quarters you use to craft with and send need to be nice quality fabrics, preferable quilt shop quality.


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


QUESTIONNAIRE TO SEND TO ORGANIZAER:

Name of swap: Craft with a Fat Quarter Swap 2
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 16 years old or, if not, that you have moderator approval(YES/NO)

Do you have any allergies?
Do you have any allergens in your home (cats, smoke, etc)?  

Do you have specific ideas or inspirations that would help your partner personalize your piece?
Do you have a Wist, Etsy favorites, Pinterest etc?

Colors you’d like to receive?
Colors you’d prefer not to receive?

Are there certain types of fabrics/styles you especially like or dislike? (modern, batik, calico, small prints, big florals, etc)

Anything else you’d like your partner to know?



Send your completed questionnaire to your organizer, MareMare

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Sending, Receiving, and Feedback
SENDING: Take pictures of your items before you send. When sending, you must use a DC# (or for overseas keep that receipt). Keep your receipt until your partner receives. PM organizer and partner when you send.

RECEIVING: PM organizer and partner when you receive. Take pictures of received items. (Please take quality pictures, like ones you would take of your work.) Post pictures in gallery in a timely manner.

FEEDBACK: Given when a package is received (verified through PM or DC#)


Links to crafts you can make with a FQ:
FQ Projects from Sew Mama, Sew
Pinterest board for FQ crafts
30 FQ Projects
25 Things to do with FQs
FQ Fun: 35+ Projects
100+ FQ Tutorials



**Thanks to LimeRiot for the info from the first round, the idea, and permission to organize another round!  Kiss
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« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2013 10:31:15 PM »

Swappers:

1. MareMare
2. GlassKicker
3. carmenmarie
4. EnginerdLisa
5. halblingefrau
6. kbrison
7. Nolansmomster
8. rscowtown
9. goatgoddess
10. Homerof2
11. that1girl
12. danynn
13. scarlet_nights


Partners:

GlassKicker --> EnginerdLisa --> halblingefrau --> GlassKicker
MareMare <--> scarlet_nights
kbrison <--> that1girl
Nolansmomster <--> danynn
rscowtown <--> Homerof2
goatgoddess <--> carmenmarie
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« Reply #2 on: July 09, 2013 10:31:51 PM »

Just an upfront FYI, I will be out of town this Saturday so may be slow adding people to the swap over the weekend!
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« Reply #3 on: July 10, 2013 06:43:12 AM »

I am thinking about this one I have to wait and see though
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« Reply #4 on: July 10, 2013 08:51:00 AM »

I would love to do this. Have a lot on my crafting plate right now, but will see how progress goes and check back towards end of sign ups.
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« Reply #5 on: July 10, 2013 05:31:11 PM »

Going out of town for several days, so will sign up when I get back. Have been wanting to do this for quite some time. Yeah!
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« Reply #6 on: July 10, 2013 05:32:17 PM »

Awesome! I've been adding links to fat quarter projects to the first post, if you guys find anything good I can add your links too!
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« Reply #7 on: July 11, 2013 02:10:16 AM »

Yes please.  Filling q's out now Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: July 11, 2013 07:39:58 AM »

oooh, this looks like fun! 
i have 4 swaps going on right now but i should be done with 2 of them by the end of the week *thinks*   
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