Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Bookmark Swap - postmark by July 22


Here's another repeat of a quick, easy and fun swap.

Make a bookmark - any style, any medium, any size.


Paint it, knit it, fold it, draw it.
Anything goes*
Either put your name and email on the back, or attach a little note with that same information so that your partner knows who to thank (and how to reach you.)

*but please don't coat your bookmarks with mod-podge or hair spray because in my experience those always stay a little bit sticky and that's no good for something that's going to live it's life pressed between paper.  Read this post for some ideas on alternatives.

details:
  • make a bookmark.  (or two or three. You'll get back the same number you send.)
  • put it in an envelope with:
    • the amount of postage it cost you to send it to me.
    • a mailing label with your address on it
  • Get it in the mail to me no later than July 22nd
    • Karen Isaacson, PO Box 532, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, United States.

(images in this post are bookmarks I created.  To see what was made for the first swap, click on the label below this post that says "bookmarks" and it will bring you to all the past bookmark posts)

8 comments:

  1. This is so funny because I had just written down in my ideas notebook "Bookmarks"!
    I'm doing this one! :)

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  2. I've got mine started!
    HelgaDeb

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  3. Are there only the three of us?

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    1. I have a bunch so far. Since there is no sign up requirement I never know exactly how many I'll get but were off to a good start.

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  4. Did my bookmarks arrive?
    Just checking.

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    1. they did and they are wonderful! I'm still catching up on a back-log of mail from my long weekend out of town. They should be posted over the weekend.

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  5. Thanks. This is my first swap....I was hopeful they would be ok.

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