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Topic: Box of Sunshine Swap (SU - Jan 17, SO - Feb 18)  (Read 23333 times)
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« on: January 04, 2014 10:54:31 AM »

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photo from: http://happymoneysaver.com/send-a-box-of-sunshine-to-brighten-someones-day/


Winter is upon us and, for many, that means cold temperatures, gray skies and dark days. If you're craving the warm sunshine and bright days of summer and wanting to brighten another members day with a sunshine bomb, this swap is for you!

In the Box of Sunshine swap, we'll be sending our partners a sunshine inspired package filled with bright and cheery crafted goodness!

Swap Details
Requirements:
1. One medium crafted item that is bright and sunny
2. One small crafted item that is bright and sunny
3. Bright and happy package fillers (OPTIONAL)
4. Posting to the discussion thread or PMing organizers is required once a week!
5. Have fun!!

Crafted Items Info:
When you and your partner open your packages, you should feel warm - not hot chocolate and flannel blanket warm but barefoot toes in hot white sands kind of warm !! Crafted items should be done in sunshiney colors (yellows, oranges, warm beiges...). Items should be aligned with your partners wishes. Here are some ideas!

- Picnic tray decorated with yellow and orange designs
- Pillow cover quilted with yellow fabrics
- Journal cover with an embroidered sunshine
- Stenciled beach towel with a summer inspired saying
- Painting or wall hanging of a sunset
- Yellow fizzy bath bombs and soap set

If you want to fill your sunshine package with yellow candies or yellow craft supplies or other extras, you can indicate so in questionnaire and be partnered with someone else that wants the same. If you'd prefer to just stick with crafted items, you can select that option too.

Swap name: Box of Sunshine Swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: LimeRiot
Sign-up date range: January 4th - January 17th
Date to send item by: February 18th
Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): No limit.
Restricted to people who all live in the same country? NO
If so, which country?N/A
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


Questionnaire to Answer:
Name of swap: Box of Sunshine Swap
Craftster username
Email address
Your real name
Confirm that are at least 16 years old or, if not, that you have moderator approval(YES/NO)
Mailing address including the country (as would need to appear for mailing)
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?

Would you like to send and receive fillers and other extras in your package? (YES/NO)

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

Please list some ideas for sunshiny goodness you'd be happy to receive:
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4.
5.

Do you have any inspirations that would help your partner personalize your package (Pinterest, Wists, Etsy Favorites, Flickr, etc)?
Anything else youd like your partner to know?

Send your completed questionnaire to your organizer. That would be me, LimeRiot.

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#). I will not be keeping track of what has been received by gallery pictures. Please PM me.  

Swappers:
1. LimeRiot
2. camezzo
3. gamemom42
4. Mountains and Clouds
5. texscrapper
6. emilywilde
7. happylittleclam
8. Ratfinkz
9. FrankSpinello
10. SonjaBoo
11. kittykill
12. kbrison
13. sarahelise
14. craftADDchick
15. Breegy
16. WeeFreeRhie
17. kjlutz
18. JillHogan
19. plaidpineapple
20. Belladune
21. silentblair
22. MissCrafty29
23. dharma_rebel
24. adrienne_bowers
25. Helena Puck
26. Wildfyre
27. Cherie
28. QueenNinjaMonkey
29. alteredmommy
30. ChameleonHound
31. Watsonc7
32. muddy21
33. gala_apples
34. hazelly
35. GingerKnitter
36. crazyda79

Partners
LimeRiot's Group
Belladune <> sarahelise
WeeFreeRhie <> Wildfyre
adrienne_bowers <> kittykill
ChameleonHound <> craftADDchick
silentblair <> SonjaBoo
alteredmommy <> dharma_rebel
FrankSpinello <> MissCrafty29
kbrison <> watsonc7
gamemom42 > Mountains and Clouds > QueenNinjaMonkey > gamemom42

SonjaBoo's Group
GingerKnitter <> texscrapper
gala_apples <> LimeRiot
muddy21 <> plaidpineapple
hazelly <> JillHogan
happylittleclam <> Ratfinkz
Breegy <> emilywilde
Cherie <> kjlutz
crazyda79 <> Helena Puck

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« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2014 11:10:46 AM »

Oooo yay!!! Off to fill out this questionnaire!
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camezzo
« Reply #2 on: January 04, 2014 11:17:19 AM »

Sent in my answers! We have sunshine today, but it's only 5 degrees F outside so it's not very helpful.
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"I have no plans to die today."
 I would however, like to learn to knit.
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« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2014 01:30:42 PM »

YAY! Just sent in my questionnaire - so excited for this one!
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PM me for personal swaps! Longing for a "Muffin Man" type poppet for
my son.

2014 Crafts
50 Projects in 2014 - 15/50
De-stash Projects Completed - 25

Total Projects in 2014: 40
Swap Packages Sent: 14
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« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2014 02:03:44 PM »

I absolutely love this concept! just sent in my answers!
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« Reply #5 on: January 04, 2014 03:22:52 PM »

You've all been added! If you are showing up in the list of swappers above but don't see the swap in your profile, let me know.
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happylittleclam
« Reply #6 on: January 04, 2014 04:26:53 PM »

Questionnaire sent Grin
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« Reply #7 on: January 04, 2014 04:36:21 PM »

Yay!  I've been organizing my craft supplies today and have been setting aside bright sunshiny colored things!
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« Reply #8 on: January 04, 2014 05:22:47 PM »

I just got back from Michaels where I may or may not have picked up a few sunshiney "fillers." Guess I should go ahead and fill out the swap form, huh? Grin
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« Reply #9 on: January 04, 2014 05:24:50 PM »

Hoping, hoping, hoping I open up a swap slot soon!
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50 Projects in 2014:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=430313.60#axzz2oulo2ajK

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