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« on: July 28, 2014 09:36:41 AM »



Over a brief exchange with Ludi today it occurred to me that others may love some of our extinct animal friends too. So... how does everyone feel about an extinct-animal themed swap? (To take place in a couple of months, of course.) Grin

Here are some links to get the creative juices flowing:
Top 10 Extinct Species

10 Most Amazing Extinct Animals
Lists of extinct animals on Wikipedia
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« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2014 09:38:30 AM »

I feel very excited!   Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2014 12:35:59 PM »

ooooh  another fabulous swap idea!
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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2014 01:16:22 PM »

I got that tingle when I saw this!  Depends on timing for me though
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« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2014 01:21:09 PM »

I got that tingle when I saw this!  Depends on timing for me though

Not anytime soon, that's for sure! Wink I think most of us have really full craft schedules right now.
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« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2014 01:40:02 PM »

I'm game. 
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« Reply #6 on: July 28, 2014 07:44:00 PM »

Does anyone else feel like the latest swap ideas are very educational due to research needed?  Carnivorous plants....extinct creatures...science swap....I love it!  Brainy crafting!
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« Reply #7 on: July 28, 2014 07:53:30 PM »

Does anyone else feel like the latest swap ideas are very educational due to research needed?  Carnivorous plants....extinct creatures...science swap....I love it!  Brainy crafting!

They are, aren't they? There's more... under sea... bugs...

I am drawn to this kind of artwork because of my love of all things nature. I have made scientific illustrations in the past for a college marine biology textbook. I am most definitely a nature-nerd! Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: July 28, 2014 08:15:27 PM »

I just think there are lots of things to be learned by nature.  And how we can expand our little universes by remembering the things things that have gone before Grin  Goooo NATURE!! *pompoms out and active"

*also to remember Babalina.....miss you Monica Grin*
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« Reply #9 on: July 28, 2014 09:34:50 PM »

Yaaayyyy Nature nerds!!! Count me in!
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« Reply #10 on: July 28, 2014 11:08:48 PM »

Oh I feel very sad after looking at the extinction list. I will definetely have to be in.
A beautiful wooly mammoth would be wonderful!
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« Reply #11 on: July 29, 2014 07:10:07 AM »

It is sad, but it will also raise awareness that more animals can go extinct if man does not intervene...there are a lot of animals on the endangered list...so many of them are beautiful and unusual birds, and my favorite, insects!
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« Reply #12 on: July 29, 2014 10:58:22 AM »

And the frogs too..sooo many cool frogs are gone.  They are trying to clone them, but I'm not much of a fan of cloning..
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« Reply #13 on: July 29, 2014 03:34:15 PM »

I'm not signing up for this swap, but the name of it caught my eye...did you know that another name for the dodo bird is gooneybird?  (The name just cracks me up!)  Grin
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I would do this swap.
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« Reply #15 on: August 03, 2014 10:48:27 PM »

n extinct-animal themed swap? (To take place in a couple of months, of course.) Grin

with that kinda timescale count me in! i need some crafty decor to distract from my shamefully sparse fossil collection Embarrassed
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« Reply #16 on: May 21, 2015 06:32:30 PM »

For anyone who was interested in this swap, it is being discussed over here.
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