Saturday, August 28, 2010

It’s the Dog Days of Summer at Bugaboo!

Good morning and welcome to Catch the Bug Challenge blog!  I hope everyone is enjoying their weekend but can you believe it is almost September where has the time gone.  Today we have a special treat we are doing the dog days of summer, you know when every goes back to school, last minute picnics and or just about anything we can to hang on to that last bit of summertime!  So show us what comes to mind with a little we want you to use neutral colors  (white, ivory, kraft/brown, or black) + 1 color.

Our talented design team has some great projects ideas to help get you started, but first the rules:
Participate in the challenge for a chance to win one of the following prizes
1st prize - 7 Bugaboo Digi Images of your choice
2nd prize - 4 Bugaboo Digi Images of your choice
3rd prize - 2 Bugaboo Digi Images of your choice
1.) Have fun!
2.) Multiple entries are fine - but each one must be a completely different card or project.
3.) Combining challenges is completely acceptable, so long as you follow our theme.
4.) You must use a NEW card/project! Back-linking of old cards/projects is NOT acceptable.
5.) You may use any stamp from any stamp company. However, you get TWO CHANCES to win for each card/project you link using a Bugaboo Image. To get a second chance please enter your name in Mr. Linky Twice (ex. Name1 and Name 2)
6.) You MUST post a direct link to the project or card you wish to enter in this challenge. General links to your blog will not be counted. PLEASE TURN OFF WORD VERIFICATION!!! We like to be able to comment on all of your amazing work, but Word Verification hinders this process for us. You can easily change your blog settings to monitor your comments if you are using it to avoid comment spam. Thank you for your understanding!
Link your great creations with Mr. Linky at the bottom of the post!  To get you started, here are a few samples from the Bugaboo Design Team

Challenge:  Dog days of summer (you decide what this means to you) – Neutral palette with 1 other color
Card submitted by a mystery guest designer stay tuned for more info on Tuesday!!!
Today is a special day b/c we have a sponsor!
Our sponsor today is Stamping Dragon Designs and they are also offering a prize
Below are some great projects with a couple of their images.


Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Wonderful idea for a challenge and a little more challenging with the was fun and I enjoyed seeing what the DT members did.

ThePurplePlace said...

Thanks for a FUN challenge!

This is one of the first times I did NOT use one of your images, but I hope to still have time to add another card with a Bugaboo Stamps!

:) I'm bummed that Summer is ending!


Anonymous said...

Great cards from the Design Team. Thanks for letting us Sponsor one of your challenges.
Stamping Dragon Design.

Dragons Lair Designs said...

Great cards ladies thankyou for having me as a sponsor i look forward to seeing your cards :)

Hugs Janette
Stamping Dragon Designs

CatWoman said...

I haven't entered a submission to one of your challenges before, but I have tons of your images and love them. What is the deadline for submission for this challenge? Am I too late?

Jodie Mackrell said...

HI Catwoman C: nope your not..last day to get in is Friday!

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Okay...yup...another card....the 4th one. some day I hope to win some digi stamps from Bugaboo!

Sheila said...

SO sad that summer is on its way out but its lovely here today (London). Fab challenge and great DT work too! Sheila:)X

Amy said...

Will miss summer but looking forward to playing with all the Halloween and Fall images Bugaboo has!

Annemaritta said...

Err... I was wondering what might be the deadline for this challenge? Can't find it. :(

*CAFE said...

Oh, whoops! I forgot the part of the challenge to use only neutral colors, and noticed the note after I posted my card!!! Oh poooo! :(

*CAFE said...

Oh, whoops! I forgot the part of the challenge to use only neutral colors, and noticed the note after I posted my card!!! Oh poooo! :(