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2007 Finalists

Congratulations to the 3 finalists of the first ever Bubble Wrap® Competition for Young Inventors! (listed in alphabetical order)

  • Alex Chalcraft -- The Easy Check Chore Chart
    Age 13 – Grade 8 - Gethsemane Lutheran - Gilbert, AZ

Description: Lists a series of chores and allows children to pop a bubble every time they complete a chore. Pictures of the task are included for children who are not old enough to read.

  • Megan Guerrero -- The Empire State Building - A 3-Dimensional Construction Project
    Age 13 – Grade 8 - Home Schooled - San Angelo, TX

Description: Very impressive 3D puzzle that uses custom-cut pieces of Bubble Wrap® to build a 2.5 foot replica of the Empire State Building.

  • Grayson Rosenberger -- Bubble Wrap® Cosmetic Covering Shell for Artificial Legs in Developing Countries
    Age 14 – Grade 8 - Franklin Road Academy - Nashville, TN

Description: Cost-effective, cosmetic skin covering for artificial limbs designed to disguise the metal prosthetic limb.  Lightweight and inexpensive.  Intended for disabled people in developing nations who might otherwise be viewed as cursed or "incomplete people".