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Thread: April Postcard Swap - Wacky Holidays

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    April Postcard Swap - Wacky Holidays

    Sign-ups begin for the April Wacky Holiday Swap. You will be making ONE Fabric Postcard. So choose a holiday from list below and design a postcard around it. NOTE: You have a month to send the card! Don't worry about the actual date.

    My swaps are open to all levels of sewing. For a tutorial on how to make fabric postcards, please refer to my post in tutorials How to Make a Fabric Postcard. Please post pictures of the postcards you receive.

    *Cards must measure approx 4 x 6
    *Must predominantly be sewed and quilted. Embroidery by hand or machine is also welcome.
    *Must have some type of finished edge.

    Sign ups Begin 3-15-17
    Sign ups End 3-29-17
    Partners will be assigned 3-31-17

    To sign up: Please PM me with the following info only IF you are a new swapper.

    *QB Screen Name
    *Real Name
    *Address (This is for my records only)
    *Can you mail International?
    *Can you be an angel? (in case someone doesn’t get one)
    *Please PM each other to exchange addresses. PM's only for your safety and privacy!

    1 April Fool's Day
    1 International Tatting Day
    2 Children's Book Day
    2 National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day
    3 Tweed Day
    3 World Party Day
    4 Tell a Lie Day
    6 National Tartan Day
    7 No Housework Day
    8 Draw a Picture of a Bird Day
    10 Golfer's Day
    11 National Submarine Day
    12 Big Wind Day - this day blows me away!
    13 Scrabble Day
    14 Look up at the Sky Day
    14 National Pecan Day
    15 Rubber Eraser Day
    15 Titanic Remembrance Day
    16 Easter
    17 Bat Appreciation Day
    17 Blah, Blah, Blah Day
    17 National Cheeseball Day
    17 Patriot's Day
    18 International Juggler's Day
    18 Newspaper Columnists Day
    19 National Garlic Day
    20 Look Alike Day
    20 National High Five Day
    22 National Jelly Bean Day
    23 Lover's Day
    24 Pig in a Blanket Day
    25 World Penguin Day
    26 National Pretzel Day
    26 Richter Scale Day
    29 Greenery Day
    30 Hairstyle Appreciation Day
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    I'll be first to say YES!
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    Why yes, I want to play!
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    Count me in!

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    I'm in! No clue which holiday I'll do, but I'm in.
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    I'm in for April. There's so much to choose from! Looks like fun again. Oh course April 7th is one for all to enjoy. No Housework, No Problem!

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    I am in for this month also.

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    I'm in for April too
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    Sign me up, Cookie, this month has so many inspirations in it! Thank you!

    & hope you're dug out soon --- !
    "The only war that matters is the war against the imagination." - D. DiPrima

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    please add me to the list.

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    sign-ups closed.

    Partners for April -

    SheriR – nhnative
    Fraew – dove1615
    cuppy - CookieZenmilk
    Sleepy Hollow – Lena1952
    Amylady2012 – K-Roll
    Last edited by CookieZenmilk; 03-25-2017 at 05:37 AM.
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    Please sign me up for this. I have sent a PM with my details. Irene

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    Please add me to the list :-)

    Thank so much :-)

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    I have made contact with my partner and exchanged addresses. Now off to create.

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    Updated list:

    Partners for April -

    SheriR – nhnative
    Fraew – dove1615
    cuppy - CookieZenmilk
    Sleepy Hollow – Lena1952
    Amylady2012 – K-Roll
    Plumtree - izal (a new swapper from the UK) Welcome!
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    Just chose my wacky holiday for my partner.

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    oooh can't wait to see it! i am sure it will be amazing.
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    Welcome to April!

    dove1615, your card is in the mail. Enjoy!
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    gosh I'm 2 late. if I can I would love in
    SPREAD THE LOVE-- hug a child, share a smile, be kind, and let a loved one , and an animal know that you care,,,, it costs nothing but a minute of a day, so do not delay.

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    too late to sign up lovngrandma! I will post May's sign ups middle of the month. Hope you can join us.
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    K-Roll your FPC is in route to you, Please see PM for tracking number.

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    I received my PC from Fraew yesterday. I love it! I wish I could post it. My Apple and the board don't play nice together. Its for Pig in a Blanket Day and really cute!!

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    @dove1615: I really enjoyed making this one. I laughed the whole time.
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