WBCM’s Prompts, Inspirations, Challenges, & Swaps Page (September Update)


Welcome to the Where Baking & Crafting Meet’s Prompts, Inspiration, Challenges, & Swaps page.

Everyone is welcome to participate in the prompts, challenges, and giveaways below. Use these for inspiration and join us on Facebook at Where Baking & Crafting Meet.

If you’d like to participate in the upcoming swaps and giveaway challenges, follow the instructions listed in those sections.

** Page will be updated during the last week of the month.**


Bakers

Make Me a Dessert

Make a dessert using the ingredients listed below. Choose whichever ingredients you like from the list. You can use other ingredients and substitutes based on your diet.

Make me a dessert using or inspired by the following:

  • Tomatoes
  • Apples
  • Figs
  • Eggplant
  • Grapes
  • Pears

Tag: #WBCMDesserts


Cookie With Me

To cookie with me, bake and decorate a cookie of your choice and share it with us. Go by the season, the month, or your thoughts.

Here’s a bit of inspiration:

  • Back to School
  • Barbecue

Tag: #WBCMCookies

Find out how to post below! Scroll to the bottom of the page


Crafters

One-Word Prompt

Here are some one-word prompts for this month. Just because you use a word once doesn’t mean you can’t come up with a different creation for that same word. Let your imagination run free:

  • Home
  • Welcome
  • Appreciate
  • Give
  • Receive

Tag: #WBCMOneWordPrompt


Make Me a Craft

  • Make Me a Craft is the One-Word Prompt with a little more structure. This challenge is month is timed.
    • Make a large ticket. An Admit One Ticket to a place where you always wanted to go, but didn’t make it there just yet.
    • Use whatever you want.
    • You have 20 minutes

Tag: WBCMCraft

Find out how to post! Scroll to the bottom of the page.


WBCM Swaps

An event will be created in the Where Baking & Crafting Meet Facebook group for you to sign up. This section will contain ongoing swaps as well. Terms and conditions apply to all swaps and can be found at the end of the swaps section. If you have questions about swaps, feel free to contact me.

U.S. & International Swap (Seasonal)

Autumn 2022

Craft Type: Clusters
Theme: Sunflowers Are Sunflowers & Leaves Are Leaves
Join: August 1st thru August 20th
Cancelation: August 21st thru August 27th
Swap Pairing: August 28th thru September 3rd
Swap Start: September 4th
Swap Ship Deadline: September 30th

Swap Tips: The theme is sunflowers and leaves, but that doesn’t mean you have to make clusters using those items. You can use the colors to create something or both.

Swap Terms & Conditions:

Prerequisites: Participants must do or be the following:

• Must be a member of the Where Baking & Crafting Meet Facebook group
• Subscribed to the Neatsuites blog
• Subscribe to the Where Baking & Crafting Meet YouTube channel

By subscribing to these platforms, you won’t miss out on giveaways, winner announcements, upcoming events, new products, sales, etc. All information and rules will be posted in the event in the Facebook group.

Winter 2022

Craft Type: Tickets
Theme: Trip to the North Pole
Join: November 1st thru November 20th
Cancelation: November 21st thru November 27th
Swap Pairing: November 28th thru December 3rd
Swap Start: December 4th
Swap Ship Deadline: December 29th

Swap Tips: Create “Admit One” tickets or any type of pass that would get you onto a ride at a carnival, into a fair, movie, etc. There is no minimum of what to send to your partner. That’s a discussion left between you.

Swap Terms & Conditions:

Prerequisites: Participants must do or be the following:

• Must be a member of the Where Baking & Crafting Meet Facebook group
• Subscribed to the Neatsuites blog
• Subscribe to the Where Baking & Crafting Meet YouTube channel

By subscribing to these platforms, you won’t miss out on giveaways, winner announcements, upcoming events, new products, sales, etc. All information and rules will be posted in the event in the Facebook group.

Ongoing Monthly Swap 2022

September: Flowers & Mushrooms ATC Swap
October: Pumpkin, Pretty Pumpkin ATC Swap
November: Gobbles, Giggles, & Turkey Feather Wiggles ATC Swap
December: Keep Me Warm & Make Me Feel Welcome ATC Swap

For All Swaps

Cancelation:

Cancelation week is 1 week (the third week) before the swap starts so loose crafter(s) can repartnered.
If cancelations become a pattern, admin has the right to ban members from participating in swaps.

Information Sharing:

Only share addresses and other information with your partner in private messaging. We do not have an address list and one will not be created. Please blur the addresses of your partner or partners in the picture.

Proof of Shipping:

When preparing your goodies for shipping, please post a picture of the sealed envelopes in the event post only. Posts outside of the event will be deleted and you’ll be asked to repost in the event post. Please blur the addresses of your partner or partners in the picture.

Event Planning Process: the event will be planned one month in advance.

• Week 1 & 2 is the joining period.
• Week 3 is the cancelation week.
• Week 4 is the partnering week.
• The swap start dates and deadlines for sending out goodies will be posted.

Terms:

Loose Crafters: a crafter whose partner canceled after the pairing.

Extenuating Circumstances: we understand life happens and we want you to take care of yourself and/or whatever situation you come across. No need to share details, just let us know. You can always participate in the next one.

Proof of Shipping: let us know you shipped your goodies out so we can keep track of who’s missing.

Information Sharing: we respect the privacy of others and don’t want personal information floating around in the public area of the page. We ask that you only share addresses and other information you feel comfortable sharing with your partners only.


Something For Everyone

Giveaway Challenges

U.S. & International

500 subscriber giveaway! Once the channel hits 500 subs, we’ll give away a big 12-by-12 box of goodies. Almost there!!!!

Note: for the quickest updates, join my Facebook group.


Clubs to Join

Check out the blog for more details on the clubs, memberships, and classes you can sign up for.

  • Bakers & Crafters: Cookie Club
  • The Monthly Mystery Box Subscription
  • Making Clusters w/Scraps Challenge

How to Post

Post to your social media pages using the tags listed with the prompt or challenge.

This page will be updated when events and prompts expire and new content comes along.

If you have any questions about the challenges, swaps, giveaways, or even a suggestion, contact us!


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