These links may be helpful when looking for fonts or bitmaps to use in the Core Component Challenge.  
    Bitmaps Absolute Background Textures  
      100% Free Backgrounds  
      Fonts Lord Kyl's Fonts  
        Absolute Fonts  
      I do not endorse these sites. I merely offer the links because I think they might be helpful. Please check the terms of use for any site you pull fonts or images from.