Monday, May 2, 2011

Apple Core

Good morning everyone! It's me, Heather. It's my turn to host the challenge. I chose the apple core from the Preserves cart.

Before we get to the details, I'd like to introduce a new Designer to Bitten By the Bug 2. Please give a warm welcome to Carri V. You can see her blog here. We're so excited to have her as part of the team.

While working on the project, I realized I had kind of stumped myself. Would an apple core make a good "Thinking of You" card? What would that mean? I ate this apple and now I'm looking at the core and it reminds me of you? No, that wouldn't work. Or, what about a "Thank You" card? An apple core and a "thank you" could be taken as a "Gee, thanks for nothing" sarcastic kind of card.

I was telling my mother my dilemma and within a few seconds, she suggest it be a get well card. You know, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away".

"PERFECT!" I exclaimed. So, that's what I went with.

Please join us in this challenge. If you think you can make an apple core work with a "Thinking Of You" sentiment, I'd love to see it!! LOL! Link us up to your project using McLinky below. You have two weeks to prove to me my apple-core-thinking-of-you-idea would really work. ;) Actually, you can use any apple core or apple from any cart if you don't have Preserves. Have fun with it!







Heather Binnie



Carole Lowe Beath - Doodlecharms











shelly~ home accents








Theresa Kelly





Donna Mundinger - Give a Hoot


Susan Edwards - Flash Card
                          
                                                Penny Shuberg-Tilda Apple Basket

13 comments:

  1. Apple-ishus creations, gals.

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  2. Great job to all the designers.
    TFS
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  3. Cute cards ladies! Congrats to Carri for being selected for the DT.
    Lori

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  4. My jaw is on the floor! I had no idea where one would go with this apple core idea, but you all totally awed me. Fantastic cards!

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  5. Beautiful job DT! Love them all!

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  6. wow!!! These apples are awesome!!! I love these all designs. The way you colored this images are really great. Thanks for this great work.Magento Themes

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  7. I suddenly want to go apple pickin'! Nice work :)

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  8. So glad I was able to play! I am just loving all the DT examples and think they are all super fun!!!
    Thanks for having me!!!
    (Hi Donna!)

    Leah

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  9. Wonderful cards ladies! All of you did an excellent job! I was glad I could play along...I haven't done that in FOREVER! :)

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  10. This is a true true challenge!! The DT did an awesome job!!! :)

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  11. Beautiful projects Design Team! Congrats to Carrie! Thanks for the fun challenge! Hope my apple is ok--did not have Preserves!
    Glenda

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