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« on: July 06, 2014 07:11:23 PM »

So, I recently posted one of my favo projects I ever made, and though I am happy he lives with who he belongs with, I still miss him.  What about a swap where you get a project based on something you made and love, but will never see again?  So, since my project was an art doll, my partner would make me a painting or hoopla of him.  Point being, one would get a memento of something long out of your hands, and in a different medium?  Clearly not a swap for a complete newbie, but maybe you just joined and you sent of you first project and you wish to have it commemorated?

Like said, I just JUST thought of this.  I'm not in a place I could org it at the mo.  But I would certainly join this if anyone is interested in orging it.  Otherwise I might be able to do it in the fall

I think it should be a one object swap....perhaps based on what the partners might want to make.  So one would sign up saying they would make a small, medium or large and would get paired up that way...but I feel it should be a different medium than the project was originally created in..

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« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2014 05:45:31 AM »

Aww, sorry you miss your weird babies!   Cry

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« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2014 06:40:46 AM »

Where's that damn Like button?  ha ha ha I understand this.
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« Reply #3 on: July 07, 2014 08:23:31 AM »

Aww, sorry you miss your weird babies!   Cry

Not all of them though...some I'm kind of glad live far far away....by the way, has that portal to another dimension I sent you gotten any bigger lately? Grin

I'm glad some one understands me Lovesclutter.  I get lots of blank stares and nervous giggles in real life Grin
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« Reply #4 on: July 07, 2014 12:03:28 PM »

I think this is a cool idea Smiley  I rarely make the same thing twice, and there are a few old projects that I loved that I'd like a memento of.
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« Reply #5 on: July 07, 2014 06:18:13 PM »

I guess for me it would be my first Poppet I made for a swap. She really came together nicely & I loved making her. So I would like something in honer of her. A painting or maybe a hoopla, I guess a sculpture would be nice too! 
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« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2014 08:36:35 AM »

I like this idea. I always swap things and plan to make another one for myself, but never do. It would be pretty cool to have something to remember it by.
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