Swap-bot Time: May 18, 2021 1:25 pm

Altered Paper Clip

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Altered Paper Clip
Swap Coordinator:ahnlynn (contact)
Swap categories: Art  Crafts  Handmade 
Number of people in swap:11
Location:Regional - United States
Type:Type 2: Flat mail
Rating requirement:4.90
Last day to signup/drop:January 16, 2021
Date items must be sent by:January 30, 2021
Number of swap partners:1

Keri Smith has published about 11 inspiring books! I’m creating swaps based on their book The Pocket Scavenger.

In these swaps we will be taking an item that you either have or find, and altering them. Each swap is item specific but how you alter it is up to you! Some ideas include:

  • incorporating it into a drawing (perhaps of a map or a character etc)
  • add a design on top of it
  • turn into/add to an ATC
  • cut and rearrange the parts
  • trace it and use the shape
  • decorate it
  • clean it up
  • add text or texture
  • turn it into something else (a keychain, an earring, etc)
  • combine it with other found items

The Item For This Swap Is: Paper Clip

Please put effort into the swap and send something you would be happy to receive, and give your partner a 5 star rating if they send an altered version of a paper clip.

You should not have to buy items for this swap. The point is to use items and tools you find or already have.

This can easily be a flat one stamp swap, but please ensure your item ships safely and intact.


LilDragonCreations 01/16/2021 #

Do binder Clips count as paperclips?

ahnlynn 01/17/2021 #

Those are typically bulkier than wire paper clips and will likely cost more in shipping than required, but they count!

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