Saturday, September 25, 2010

Winners of our OWH Challenge!

Thanks to everyone who participated in our latest challenge which was Christmas cards for the Owh Organization.  I know they appreciated all the support as we do.  We have a very special winner this time around we have an up and coming 8 year old who was lucky to be picked by random.org  as our 1st place winner.  I love to see kids crafting it lets me know that there will always be crafters!  Please join me in congratulating our wonderful winners!

Don't forget our current challenge 3D Halloween!

Liz 1st place winner of 7 free images

 http://craftsbyliz.blogspot.com/ 

1st place Cely  winner of 4 images

http://creatingincarolina.blogspot.com/2010/09/bugaboo-reindeer-christmas-freebie.html

 

Kim winner of 2 images

http://iamlivinginparadise.blogspot.com/2010/09/365-cards-day-206-winter-wonderland.html

We Aint Afraid of No Ghost!



Good morning and welcome to our latest challenge at Catch The Bug.  Wow we have been super busy in September.  I have it on good authority that October is going to be just as exciting!   Remember our current challenge over at CDC.
  Today we begin our challenge which you are going to love!  Our challenge this week is  3D  Halloween!  Below are some wonderful examples for you to get inspiration!  I hope you grabbed the freebie from yesterday however if you need more Halloween check out the great images at the Bugaboo Store Jodie has been working her fingers to the bones to get some wonderful  images for us to enjoy!
We hope that you will join us for this challenge we love Halloween and cant wait to see what you come up with!
Below you will find Mr. Linky  but don’t forget the general rules:
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!!!
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\
Below you will find great projects to get you started!  
Have you checked out the New “Members only” Bugaboo Club?  Below are the stamps you get they only cost $1 each!
Check out the store for details! 
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Before we move to our ever so talented Design Team check out what Cely did!   You might remember that Cely was named our “Biggest Fan” for September so we asked her to play along with us today and here is her terrific card!
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Please note this challenge is for 3D Halloween, cards that do not fit that criteria will not be considered for prizes.  This challenge is now closed thanks for playing!.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Freebie Friday

I think that I speak for all of the Bugaboo Stamps DT when I say that Halloween Bobbleheads are some of our favorite images. They're so much googlie-booglie, eeky-shrieky-freaky fun!!! :D

Frankie is Bugaboo Stamps' Freebie Friday digital image for this week - You can download it for free here. But, the entire set (Yes, you have to have it!) is available for purchase here. . .;)






Note: Every attempt is made to get digi images uploaded to the store by noon EST for Freebie Friday, but please accept our apologies and check back later in the day if they're not there at that time.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

We Interrupt Your regularly scheduled OBG for a new challenge at CDC!

We have a very special challenge that starts today over at CDC  .Bugaboo is proud to be featured for the Holiday/Special Occasions theme Challenge over at CDC and the challenge begins today and ends October 6th.   I hope you will join us!  Oh by the way this little cutie is a freebie up for grabs at CDC.  We will be picking one winner who will receive 4 images of choice!  See the design teams projects below and come join the fun!
Please don’t forget current OWH Christmas card drive/challenge going on until Saturday!  Saturday also starts our newest challenge you will not want to miss it I promise!


A Very Special Challenge for a Great Cause!!

We have a special challenge today because we have some very special sponsors!
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Operation Write Home is an organization that sends blank handmade greeting cards for all occasions to deployed service members to write home on. They’ve mailed approximately 500,000 cards so far—and are still going strong!
Operation Write Home is celebrating their  birthday in this month and has invited us to join their party.  It is very easy to help out so please read on:
Several Teams are helping them with their cause this month by hosting special challenges for different events we have been picked to handle holidays!  So to join our challenge we ask that you use a holiday theme.
VERY IMPORTANT:  Please read the basic guidelines here; it’s important to; it’s important especially to remember that glitter is NOT allowed (it’s a safety hazard to our heroes), handmade cards only, and OWH needs A2 sized cards. “Operation Write Home” needs to be on the backs of your cards—it can be stamped, handwritten, or printed on labels. Please include a packing slip inside your box or envelope, and mail them to any of their shippers listed on the Mailroom page. In your package, you can also include notes written to a deployed service member.

Please consider entering a card for Operation Write Home into Jo-Ann’s Craft for a Cause Contest. You can win $1500, and OWH could win $50,000! How many boxes would that ship! Please see their site. for detailed rules and regulations.
We love our followers and our challenge players but this week is special we encourage you to not only send this card to OWH but any others you may have or take the time to  make some and send along!   Address for mailing cards is located on their sidebar.
Below you will find Mr. Linky  but don’t forget the general rules:
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!!!
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\
Below you will find great projects to get you started!  
Have you checked out the New “Members only” Bugaboo Club?  Check out the store for details! 
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Please note this challenge will end on September 25th at 7am so hurry up and enter for a chance to win!