Friday, September 26, 2008

Bento Competition

I submitted this entry for a competition organized by Bento Addiction. Her theme is "Back to school". I've taken this long to decide to submit an entry because I don't have the slightest idea how to make a "theme" bento!

I keep checking out Bento Addiction for new entries and so far has seen 4 entries posted up by her. She says that to make the competition valid, there should be at least 5 entries. What a waste of a Bento competition if it becomes invalid!

I decided to make the 5th entry regardless.

I had not the slightest idea what to do. I just rummaged my fridge and bento supplies and came up with this:

My bento is basically made up of the famous Onigiri faces of Bento world with their infamous 'eyes'!
These familiar friends are always a delight and surprise to see when one opens the Bento box.
They lay on top of some vegetables and roasted chopped peppers (left overs from the alphabet cut outs)
The bottom tier contains cut out shapes of zucchini, carrots and luncheon meats spread on a bed of left overs of the same (no wastage here either).
A short message: "School Rocks" on the cover of the Bento box serves as an inspiration of what is to come! Yeah!
I changed the cover of the Bento box to a transparent cover so that the message can be seen even when it is closed.


3lilangels said...

wow. That's cute. I want to attend your school too.

I am Princess Misha's Mum said...

i want too!!!!! ie to attend your school :)

Hijackqueen said...

Count me in!!! Every where Pat goes we follow!

Bento Pet said...

3lilangels, i am princess misha's mum & hijackqueen: When the new semester begins next year I'll inform you okay? LOL!!

SueSue said...

Hey this is cute... SCHOOL ROCKS. By the way is the Hello Kitty and Doraemon Bento Box u still keep for me? I want leh. Email me your account no and I will make payment to u.


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