WELCOME

Welcome to our Penny Black Saturday Challenge Blog for all lovers of Penny Black stamps....we are based in the UK but welcome entries worldwide...we post a new challenge on the first Saturday of each month and all we ask is that you use at least ONE PENNY BLACK IMAGE...LARGE SENTIMENT STAMP OR STICKEROO as the main focus of your creation and that you please link back to Penny Black Saturday. To join in the fun please leave your name and a direct link to your entry with Inlinkz...so we can come visit you.


Saturday, 26 November 2011

Penny Black Saturday Challenge...Week 179

Hello everyone! It's Saturday again which means it time again for another Penny Black Challenge! Yey!
Before we get onto this weeks challenge though, we'd like to thank everyone who took part in last weeks challenge! We've loved coming to see all your festive makes!
We have 2 winners from last weeks challenge, firstly the stamp from Carole...

25. Lee

Then the stamp from Penny Black Inc...

41. Deb F!

Congratulations ladies! If you email Kath (address in the sidebar) she'll arrange to get your prize to you!

Now, onto this weeks challenge, and it's the last of our month of Christmas challenges! I hope you've enjoyed them are feeling a little closer to feeling ready for Christmas!
This week is

Christmas + Red & Embossing

As always we leave it up to your imagination...the only RULE being that you use at least ONE PENNY BLACK IMAGE...LARGE SENTIMENT OR STICKEROO AS THE FOCUS and all you need to do to enter is leave your name and a direct link only please to your entry with Mr Linky so that we can come visit you and if you don't have a blog....just e-mail your entry to Beth or Kath and we will be only too happy to pop it on the blog for you and you will qualify for the prize draw.
Speaking of which, this weeks lucky winner will recieve
4 rolls of ribbon of their choice from



And now over to the rest of our lovely Design Team!


DEBBY
 




We can't wait to see what you all make!
Happy Crafting everyone and have a great weekend!
Love the Design Team xxx

from Paula by e-mail

from Pamela by e-mail

Saturday, 19 November 2011

Penny Black Saturday Challenge... Week 178

Hi everyone and welcome to Penny Black Saturday!

Are our Christmas Challenges helping you get organised this year? We hope so! The team have certainly enjoyed visiting all your blogs and oogling your beautiful creations this week.

The winner of last week's challenge chosen at random is...

Penny's Scrap Paper Scissors

And here is Penny's fabulous card...

Congratulations! If you e-mail Kath she will organise your prize.

So onto the third of our special Christmas Challenges....

Green + Trees

It's up to you what you create. The only RULE being that you use at least ONE PENNY BLACK IMAGE, LARGE SENTIMENT or STICKEROO.
And all you need to do to enter is leave your name and a direct link to your entry with Mr Linky so that we can pop over and visit you and if you don't have a blog e-mail your entry to Kath and she will pop it on the blog for you. You will be allocated a number in Mr Linky and therefore will qualify for the prize draw.

We have two cool prizes this week.
This cute little mouse stamp from Penny Black, Inc.

And, from Carole, special friend of our challenge, this handy sentiment stamp.


And here's what we did. We hope you like them and they inspire you to join in.

Beth





Pauline

Now it's your turn to get inking those Penny Blacks and share some inspiration with us.
Have a Happy Crafting Weekend.
Hugs from The Design Team.
from Sandra by e-mail

Saturday, 12 November 2011

Penny Black Saturday Challenge...Week 177

Hi Everyone
and welcome to Penny Black Saturday
you all seemed to enjoy the first of our 4 Christmas Challenges and the team enjoyed feasting our eyes on all your beautiful Silver and Snowflake creations
The winners of last week's challenge chosen at random are...
Penny Black stamps...
and
The Ribbon Girl Goodies...
Congratulations girls...if you e-mail me (kath) with your addresses we will get your prizes off to you.

OK are you ready for the 2nd of our SPECIAL CHRISTMAS CHALLENGES...
GOLD + PRESENTS
it's up to you what you create...the only RULE being that you use at least ONE PENNY BLACK IMAGE...LARGE SENTIMENT or STICKEROO
and all you need to do to enter is leave your name and a direct link to your entry with Mr Linky so that we can pop over and visit you and if you don't have a blog...e-mail your entry to me (kath) and I will pop it on the blog for you. You will be allocated a number in Mr Linky and therefore will qualify for the prize draw.

And speaking of prizes
from our very generous sponsors
$20 voucher to spend in their online store 
where you'll find a treasure trove of our favourite Penny Blacks
along with lots of other goodies for all your crafting needs.

But now it's time for the lovely and very talented girls on the Penny Black Saturday team
to share some inspiration and gorgeous it is too.









Now it's your turn to get inking those Penny Blacks and share some inspiration with us
Have a Happy Crafting Weekend
Hugs from The Design Team
xxx
from Sandra by e-mail

Saturday, 5 November 2011

Penny Black Saturday Challenge...Week 176

Good morning everyone and welcome to the weekend and another
Penny Black Saturday Challenge!

Everyone who entered last week made stunning cards using Nat's sketch but unfortunately we can only have one winner of those lovely ribbons from Fantastic Ribbons, and that lucky crafter is....

Number 46... 2crafteveryday

Well done!! Please contact Kath who will sort you out with all the details.

Now then, this challenge is a little different. We're less than 8 weeks til the big day so we thought we'd help you out with a month of Christmas challenges featuring a different theme each week. First up....

Christmas
&
Snowflakes/Snow & Silver

As always it is up to you what you create...the only RULE being that you use at least ONE PENNY BLACK IMAGE...LARGE SENTIMENT OR STICKEROO AS A MAIN FOCUS.
All you need to do to enter is leave your name and a direct link to your entry with Mr Linky so that we can come visit you and if you don't have a blog...just e-mail your entry to Kath and she will pop it on the blog for you and you will also qualify for the prize draw.

And, there's two gorgeous prizes for this week!

These 2 gorgeous stamps from Penny Black Inc.



And, this beauiful frosty ribbon bundle from The Ribbon Girl.



Our Design Team have worked their magic once again to inspire you all!

We look forward to seeing what you create this week.
Have a great weekend and happy crafting, hugs from the Design Team.
xxx