User:Big iron

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
This Canadian Barnstar of National Merit is awarded for your exceptional contributions to articles pertaining to Canada. Please keep up the excellent work! – Editor at Large

I've been wandering around in

July 26 is "Big Wet Rodent Day", a day to celebrate beavers, muskrats, nutrias, capybaras and other rodents that live in wetlands.


I agree to multi-license all my text contributions, with the exception of my user pages, as described below:

Multi-licensed with the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike License versions 1.0 and 2.0
I agree to multi-license my text contributions, unless otherwise stated, under Wikipedia's copyright terms and the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike license version 1.0 and version 2.0. Please be aware that other contributors might not do the same, so if you want to use my contributions under the Creative Commons terms, please check the CC dual-license and Multi-licensing guides.

Working Man's Barnstar.png The Working Wikipedian's Barnstar
In honour of completing the lists for each Ontario Legislative Assembly to date. Dl2000
Vitruvian Barnstar.png The da Vinci Barnstar
Thanks for plodding through the DCB link updates! DoubleBlue
Minor Barnstar.png The Minor Barnstar
I see You've been already given one, but it needs to be outlined just how incredibly useful it is (and it,s got to be frustrating work). Circeus
A Barnstar!
The Red Maple Leaf Award

This award is being given to you in recognition of your hard work in Canada related articles.--Skr15081997 (talk)
Mary Wollstonecraft by John Opie (c. 1797).jpg Mary Wollstonecraft Award
The Mary Wollstonecraft Award is awarded to contributors who have helped improve the coverage of women writers and their work on Wikipedia through content contributions, outreach, community changes and related actions. In particular, thank you for your efforts with the WikiProject Women writers start-up; your ideas and contributions are much appreciated. --Rosiestep (talk) 23:30, 29 November 2014 (UTC)
AfC-barnstar-remake.png The Articles for Creation barnstar
For all your efforts in creating articles about notable and contemporary Women writers! Dkriegls (talk to me!)
Cornflower blue Yogo sapphire.jpg

blue-winged teal and women writers
Thank you, wanderer in Canada's National parks, for quality articles such as blue-winged teal, for politicians and "lighting a candle" for women writers such as Sugako Hashida, Julia Gjika, Chen Xuezhao and Zhao Luanluan, for redirects and your mantra "add source & expand", - you are an awesome Wikipedian!

--Gerda Arendt (talk) 11:53, 26 April 2015 (UTC)

Writers Barnstar Hires.png The Writer's Barnstar
Hi, nice to meet you! I wanted to congratulate you for writing the 100th article for the Women in Red Women in Science Edit-a-thon! You've made some amazing contributions to women scientist articles, and I'm super impressed. Thank you! *high-five* Keilana (talk) 03:47, 15 November 2015 (UTC)
Barnstar for your active paricipation in the

Women in Music edit-a-thon

Music barnstar.png
  • January 2016
  • More than 250 articles were created
  • Hosted by Women in Red

--Ipigott (talk) 08:04, 3 February 2016 (UTC)

Thank you for participating in the

Black Women's History edit-a-thon

Africa Barnstar Hires b.png
  • February 2016
  • More than 170 articles were created
  • Hosted by Women in Red

--Ipigott (talk) 14:12, 18 February 2016 (UTC)

Art+Feminism Barnstar.svg

Love Heart KammaRahbek.SVG

A Barnstar to thank you for your contributions
Over 800 new articles were created in connection with Art and Feminism

Women's History Month worldwide online edit-a-thon

--Ipigott (talk) 13:04, 5 April 2016 (UTC)

Mary Wollstonecraft by John Opie (c. 1797).jpg

Love Heart KammaRahbek.SVG

The Mary Wollstonecraft award for all your contributions on Women Writers
Almost 400 new articles were created

Women Writers worldwide online edit-a-thon

--Ipigott (talk) 07:23, 7 May 2016 (UTC)

Fine Arts Star.png
Women in Red logo.svg
A barnstar for your contributions


55 new articles were created including Lulwah Al-Homoud, Sarah Mohanna Al Abdali, Larissa Sansour, Rula Halawani, Malekeh Nayiny etc.

It wasn't a competition but if it was then YOU won it.

MENA Women Artists worldwide online edit-a-thon

--Victuallers (talk) 22:41, 3 June 2016 (UTC)

Canadian Barnstar - Silver v2.svg The Silver Maple Leaf Award
This maple leaf is awarded to Big iron for creating 129 new articles and improving Wikipedia's coverage of Canadian women's biographies during the second year of The 10,000 Challenge of WikiProject Canada. Congratulations, and thank you for your contributions! Reidgreg (talk) 19:47, 2 November 2018 (UTC)


Noia 64 apps karm.svg This user has been on Wikipedia for 16 years and 1 day.



Notes[edit]

  • Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness
  • Sometimes you need to colour outside the lines.