Sunday, August 26, 2007


Doing things a little different from this point on....I won't be referencing each challenge with a number....I am afraid that when the number gets to high, I will start to lose track (smile).....

For this weeks challenge the ladies were to use the numbers on the BASE CAMP cartridge in any type of project they wanted to......I must say I love the font on the BASE CAMP cartridge...The ladies did an AWESOME job on this challenge.....You are sure to get some inspiration from these designs..........
By the way, the contest for a free scrapbooking kit is still going on; you have until midnight of the 31st of this month.....Click CONTEST for more details...

Designer Ideals:
By: Tomi Ann Hill - 1 year of Joy
By: Sharon Caudle - 2 Little Monkeys

By: Regina Easter - 24 ... 7 I think of you

By: Nancy Edwards - Happy Birthday 7

By: Madisson Cartwright - 9

By: Dianne Strohfus - 1st Day of Kindergarten

By: DeeDee Campbell - Remember 19 years ago
By: Kia - 123 Snacks 4 me

Friday, August 24, 2007


I thought I would share a link to some really great cards Ideals that I got for my Birthday from a lot of the designers here from the BUG site and from the Cricut Message board....They are full of inspiration.....most of them used the Cricut/Expression machine cartridges on their cards.....

Sunday, August 19, 2007


Well school is just around the corner.....for some of you school may have already started; so this weeks challenge, the ladies were to do a project using the APPLE on the DOODLECHARMS cartridge in any way they chose. I must say the projects came out awesome.....We even have a guest designer this week. The talented Cindy G......her project is wonderful.......

Don't forget that we also have a contest going on right now here at BITTEN BY THE BUG site.....Click here for details...CONTEST...... Maybe some of the projects by our talented designers will get your juices flowing for the current contest going on right now.

Designer Ideals:

By: Cindy G - #1 Teacher

By: Michele Kovack - Learn

By: Kia - Emma (backpack tag)

By: Dianne Strohfus - My School Stuff

By: DeeDee Campbell

By: Regina Easter - A+ Teacher

By: Teri Berrios - to teach....

By: Sonia Kertznus - Hello

By: Nancy Edwards

By: Madisson Cartwright - happy birthday

By: Sharon Caudle - Time 4 School

Monday, August 13, 2007

BBTB CONTEST.................

We are so happy to announce that Bety from iralamija and Dream Designs will be our sponsor for our next contest. You can purchase beautiful silk flowers and awesome Scrapbooking kits from her online store. The prices of her silk flowers and Scrapbooking kits are very reasonable; not to mention, she is an awesome card designer. Stop by her site, you won't be disappointed. She will be sponsoring one of her latest Scrapbooking kits that isn't due to be released until September. So the lucky winner will be the first to have this September kit before anyone else....

okay now for the details of the contest.....

Since School is just around the corner, we want to see your school projects...........
You need to create either a card or something altered using at least one cut from ANY of the Cricut/Expression cartridges.
You can submit up to 2 projects
You need to add a link in this thread as to where we can find your project.
The deadline will be the 31st of this month.....August 31, 2007 by midnight.
Have fun and good luck!


This weeks challenge was to create a project using any animal(s) from the ZOOBALLOO cartridge and I must say, there are some really cute animals on this cart. Just take a look at what the designers came up with........Simply adorable projects.......Got ZOOBALLOO cart, we would all love to see your animal project......don't have the ZOOBALLOO cart, well hop on over to Hallmark Scrapbook.....they have excellent prices on Cartridge's......Don't forget to post a link under this challenge for all of us to see your animal projects....... BY THE WAY, WE HAVE A NEW CONTEST GOING ON RIGHT NOW....CLICK CONTEST FOR DETAILS.

Designer Ideals:

By: Teri Berrios - From the Gang...Happy Birthday

By: Michele Kovack - Best Fishes

By: Melissa Kirwan - Two of a Kind

By: Kia - African Safari

By: Regina Easter - Always Monkeying Around

By: Dianne Strohfus - Happy Birthday

By: Sharon Caudle - Woof!....

By: DeeDee Campbell - Friend..Follow me Everything is Alright

By: Tomi Ann Hill - Zoo Pals

Sunday, August 5, 2007


For this weeks challenge, the ladies were to make a card using the Wheelbarrow from the Walk In My Garden cartridge, (page 107 of the manaul). All of the ladies did an awesome job on this cut..........If you have this cartridge, we would love to see your take on this cut.... By the way, we will be announcing a new contest sometime this week.

Designer Ideals:

By: Sharon Caudle - Celebrate Autumn

By: Michele Kovack - Happy Fall

By: DeeDee Campbell - Celebrate..Enjoy your day

By: Regina Easter - Happy Birthday

By: Melissa Kirwan - Smile

By: Teri Berrios - My Friend you make my wings flutter

By: Dianne Strohfus - Happy Birthday..for you

By: Sonia Kertznus - Hi

Friday, August 3, 2007


Beatriz Jennings..............Her train card was just AWESOME........Beatriz used the New Arrival cartridge to make this adorable baby card.........

I would like to thank everyone that entered the contest.......It was a very close contest. All of the cards were simply amazing.....thanks everyone. Click here to see all of the other amazing cards.

Stay tune for the announcement of the next contest real soon.

Thursday, August 2, 2007


Wow the first BBTB Contest was such a great success, thanks to all of you that entered....I will announce the winner of the free cartridge by Friday night of this stay tune...Also be looking out for the next announcement of our next contest sometime next week.