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ORGANIZED SWAPS => ARCHIVE OF SWAPS THAT ARE TOTALLY FINISHED => Topic started by: rockingbearranch on May 22, 2018 07:44:04 AM



Title: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on May 22, 2018 07:44:04 AM


The Gallery....
https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=455318.0

Swap name: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap: rockingbearranch
Sign-up date range: May 22nd - June 4th, 2018
Date to send item by:  July 6th, 2018

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

Restricted to people who all live in the same country? 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

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Details of swap:

This is for all the magical, made up, mythical creatures that add body parts like the unicorn, or trade body parts like mermay (mer-folk and mer-critters). This includes the winged pegasi, ladies with snakes for hair like my pal Medusa, fae folk, the kappa river child, etc.

This is for one small inexpensive store bought item, such as a washi tape, or a key chain.

AND

A small crafted item.

It is assumed that most people will prefer a larger swap but this allows everyone to join. Come get in on the mythical fun! Discuss size and extras with your partner.

Item requirements:

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

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Questionnaire to answer, send to rockingbearranch:

Name of swap: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Craftster username:
Email address:
Your real name:
Mailing address including the country, as written on an envelope:

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?
Are there any allergens present in your house?

Link to pinterest, website, etc.:

Your favorite made up creatures:
1.
2.
3.

What crafts can you make?
What crafts would you love to receive?
What crafts do you not prefer?
Costume parts, for the home, practical, decorative, any random preferences or ideas for your partner?

Favorite colors:
Least Favorite colors:

If you were granted one wish to change or add a body part, which creature would you become?
If you have a pet, what mythical creature were they in a past life? Or which mythical creature would you have as a pet?
If you were working in your cloning lab and an electrical storm hit the watch tower just right, what combined creature would come to life on your table?
What are your most polarizing political views? Yes, we are talking about your stance on glitter. Yay or nay?

Did you want to do a larger item or extras?
Would you like to have a second partner (approval based on your total swap obligations and if we have enough partners available)?

Anything else you would like your partner to know?

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Don't forget to comment below when you join! It is a Craftster requirement.  :)

The Swap FAQs are HERE! (https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=229624.0) - Everything you need to know about swapping.

IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE, REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR INFO TO ORGANIZER VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE AND NOT TO REPLY WITH IT HERE.


Also, remember to read the Swap Info Guide (https://www.craftster.org/swapsinfo.html) to find other rules about participating in a swap.

Partners:

Mrs.LindsayLoo <> rockingbearranch
gozer <> lindyv321
curiousfae <> gala_apples
kittykill <> Mlsocci74
akiiko <> rockingbearranch

Sent
Completed


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Post by: curiousfae on May 22, 2018 12:19:11 PM
this looks like a fun and easy swap! perfect! gettin' that q filled out...


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Post by: rockingbearranch on May 22, 2018 01:57:19 PM
Yay!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Post by: kittykill on May 22, 2018 02:02:14 PM
Awesome! This is just what I need for summer time.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Post by: lindyv321 on May 22, 2018 02:18:54 PM
Iíll be sending my info!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Post by: mandykaye on May 22, 2018 04:07:24 PM
This sounds fun!! I'll have to think on the answers before I send in my q!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Post by: gozer on May 22, 2018 06:21:38 PM
 I really love that this is a small swap. That's all I can handle right now. I plan on joining but I am going to wait until the end of sign ups to make sure I feel up to it. Having some reactions to radiation right now but that should be over soon.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap
Post by: Mlsocci74 on May 22, 2018 09:11:48 PM
Sent info in.  ;)


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: SonjaBoo on May 24, 2018 06:10:34 AM
Oh man. I haven't swapped in a bit, but this might be what pulls me back in!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: kittykill on May 24, 2018 08:51:56 AM
Just sent in my questionnaire!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on May 24, 2018 10:10:00 AM
Info sent!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: JoyfulClover on May 24, 2018 03:38:45 PM
While sitting in traffic I suddenly had an image in my mind, and may want to get in on this action!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: curiousfae on May 25, 2018 06:08:09 AM
i'm in! this is going to be fun :)


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on May 31, 2018 05:02:43 PM
Iíve been gathering unicorn and mermaid ideas and supplies


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gala_apples on June 01, 2018 09:43:02 PM
I have a ton of unicorn things, but always want more, and I don't really have anything mermaid based. I think I've gotta join.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on June 02, 2018 02:48:39 PM
Okay,

All you corny gals and fishy tails have been entered into the system. If I didn't get your questionnaire let me know.  :)


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gozer on June 04, 2018 10:01:26 AM
 I just joined! I was able to get my other swap about 90% done over the weekend.  :D


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: Mrs.LindsayLoo on June 04, 2018 06:27:12 PM
I have not been active in years!  I LOVE mythical creatures!  I love crafting!  I will be sending my info.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: akiiko on June 04, 2018 09:40:05 PM
So gonna join this!! :D


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on June 05, 2018 06:36:00 AM
I'm working on partners shortly so get your questionnaires in if you haven't yet!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: Mlsocci74 on June 05, 2018 09:03:03 AM
so excited..... ;D ;D ;D


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on June 06, 2018 07:13:04 AM
Ok, partners are up. Let me know if you have an questions.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: Mlsocci74 on June 06, 2018 07:28:36 AM
Woohoo  Thank you.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on June 06, 2018 07:39:02 AM
Iím so excited to get started this weekend!!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gozer on June 06, 2018 07:48:50 AM
 Yay! Thank you so much. I can't wait to start crafting for Lindyv321!!!!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: kittykill on June 06, 2018 07:59:00 AM
Awesome! I'm excited!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gozer on June 11, 2018 08:01:11 AM
 Grabbed some cute little store bought items this weekend and decided what my crafted item will be.  ;D


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on June 11, 2018 05:03:18 PM
Iíve got lots of ideas and supplies! I was going to work on stuff yesterday but I ended up being busy most of the day with margaritas and the pool lol!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on June 11, 2018 06:27:52 PM
Creative juices = margaritas.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: curiousfae on June 11, 2018 07:29:13 PM
Creative juices = margaritas.
now that is my kind of math ;)


ideas have been formed. diagrams have been made. the wheel has been set in motion.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: kittykill on June 12, 2018 10:22:18 AM
I am about half way done with one project.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on June 14, 2018 10:52:10 AM
Iíve got lots of supplies and am hoping to start crafting this weekend


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on June 14, 2018 11:24:30 AM
I've got a thing done. I really like it.  :D


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gozer on June 14, 2018 12:22:45 PM
 Started charting out my main craft last night. Looks like I am going to have to rethink it....


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: Mlsocci74 on June 15, 2018 06:47:36 AM
I am hoping to get started this weekend.   We shall see.  lol  :)


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on June 19, 2018 05:12:53 PM
Hey everyone!

If you haven't posted in over a week, let us know how things are going.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gozer on June 20, 2018 05:16:40 AM
 Last night I did some testing out and think it went well so full steam ahead starting today! My goal is to have to done by Monday but my weekends tend to get a little hectic so we will see. Hectic or napping are my two speeds lately. LOL!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on June 20, 2018 04:55:26 PM
I made some progress over the weekend and I too hope I can finish up this up coming weekend


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: curiousfae on June 21, 2018 07:41:43 AM
I have five ****s started. I was gone for a few days to a friends cottage but now I am back and ready to get them going. I also found some goodies in a dollar bin that are right up this swaps alley. So fun!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on June 21, 2018 08:10:05 AM
I had this thing that needed repainting. So I painted it, with all the glitter I own. Awesome! Then I tried to make a face for another one of these critters. Big fail.  :P


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gozer on June 21, 2018 08:21:09 AM
Got so much done last night. Looks like I am right on track to finish up by Monday!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on June 25, 2018 06:40:00 AM
I think Iím done..... I may hold off on sending since we have time and see if inspiration strikes again.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on June 26, 2018 09:43:30 AM
 :)

If you have not checked in with your progress, please do so asap.

Let's make this a flake free swap.


 :)


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gozer on June 26, 2018 10:02:07 AM
 Progress is being made. I spent the weekend cleaning but I am really close to finishing this up. I'll be done on time.  ;D


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: kittykill on June 26, 2018 11:25:06 AM
I finished one thing and planning on crafting another this weekend.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: Mlsocci74 on June 26, 2018 02:18:07 PM
I am just about done.   Should wrap it all up by Thursday.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: curiousfae on June 26, 2018 06:07:29 PM
hoping to finish up tomorrow or thursday and send by friday. things are getting all fantastical up in here!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gala_apples on June 26, 2018 06:31:05 PM
About half done. I canít finish until I go supply shopping for something I thought I had, but turns out nope. And I canít go shopping until Saturday. But Iím still happy with my progress.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on June 29, 2018 06:50:52 AM
I think Iím done.....


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: curiousfae on June 29, 2018 11:40:52 AM
sent!  ;)


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: Mrs.LindsayLoo on July 01, 2018 09:56:16 AM
I may have over done on things a bit.  First swap after years, I guess  was thinking go big...


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on July 01, 2018 02:06:59 PM
I'm done! I am hoping to get it sent out tomorrow.


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: gozer on July 02, 2018 05:30:37 AM
 I should be sending tomorrow. My package looks small though so I'm feeling weird.  :-[


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: kittykill on July 03, 2018 09:45:23 AM
I received! So much awesomeness!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: rockingbearranch on July 03, 2018 10:43:05 AM
Here is the gallery... :)
https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=455318.0


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: akiiko on July 03, 2018 07:57:32 PM
I'm all ready to send! here's a sneak:

so sorry i forgot to check in earlier.  :-X


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: Mrs.LindsayLoo on July 04, 2018 12:44:12 PM
I will be mailing out mine tomorrow!  Yeah!!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on July 05, 2018 10:56:18 AM
I should be sending tomorrow. My package looks small though so I'm feeling weird.  :-[

It will be wonderful! The best things come in small packages!


Title: Re: The Mermay, Unicorns, and Pals Swap (SU May 22-June 4;SO July 6)
Post by: lindyv321 on March 24, 2019 01:43:19 PM
There is another round open
https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=457770.msg5521632#msg5521632