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, DIE OR STICKEROO as the main focus of your creation and that you please link back to the Penny Black Saturday Challenge. 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 27 December 2008

We have a Winner

Yes we have a winner.............

The winner of Challenge No 28 chosen at random is......


Congratulations Sam...if you e-mail me your address
I will get your prize off to you.
See you all on 3rd January folks for the first PBSC
challenge of 2009.

Saturday 20 December 2008

And the Winner is

And the winner of Challenge 27......
chosen at random
if you e-mail Tracie with your address
she will get your prize sent to you.

Week 28 - Multi Fold

Hi Everyone and Welcome to Challenge No 28

Another great response to last week's challenge and we did enjoy
visiting you all to see
your fabulous cards using the recipe.

Let's get some news out of the way first......this will be
the last challenge of 2008...
the Design Team have decided that they need
 a week off to recover from the excesses of Christmas.....
so we will be back on 3rd January
with our first challenge of 2009.

A Date for you Diary

The Challenge this week is.....

Multi Fold

and as usual....it is entirely up to you what you want to create,
a card....altered art along as you use at least one Penny Black Image.

And the prize this week kindly donated by SANTA

"Now That's Funky" CD from Funky Hand
18 colour collections, over 500 papers
alphabets and sentiment backers

To be in with a chance of winning...leave a comment with a link
to your blog and if you don't have a blog....just e-mail your entry
to either Tracie or Kath and we will pop it on the blog for you.

Although there is no challenge next Saturday the winner of the prize will
be posted on the blog at 10.00 am ...so pay us a visit....who knows

And our  fabulous Design Team have once again worked their magic
 and come up with some gorgeous Multi Fold Cards



Tracie...Beth and Pauline are feeling a bit under the weather this week
Big hugs and hope you feel better soon girls.

We have had a fabulous year at Penny Black Saturday....it's been great fun and
to all you PENNY BLACK FANS who have joined in the challenges and shared your
wonderful creations with us....we truly appreciate your support
and look forward to seeing you all again in 2009.
We wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
Big Christmas Hugs
From the Design Team at Penny Black Saturday

Saturday 13 December 2008

And the Winner is........

The winner of Challenge 26 chosen at random is

Congratulations Shaz.....e-mail Tracie with your address
and she will get your fabby prize off to you.

Week 27 - Recipe...3...2...1

Hi Everyone and Welcome to Challenge 27

What a fabulous response to Beth's sketch and we loved all the different takes you came up with.
On behalf of the Design Team can I thank you all for taking the time to join us at Penny Black Saturday
we know that this is a mega busy time of year for everyone and we do appreciate your support.

The challenge this week is a

3 Flowers...2 Papers and 1 Ribbon

As always it is entirely up to you what you create
a card...an ATC....altered art
as long as you include at least 1 Penny Black image.

And the prize this week

To be in with a chance of winning this fabulous prize
just leave a comment with a link to your work and
the winner will be chosen at random next Saturday.
For anyone who doesn't know how to do a direct link
to your card....you will find the instructions on the sidebar.
Anyone wishing to submit their entry by e-mail just send it
to either Tracie or Kath and we will put it on the blog for you.

Once again our fabulous Design Team have worked their magic



All you need to do now is have a good rummage around in your stash for some flowers, ribbon and papers and see what you can create for the challenge....we look forward to visiting you all.

Happy Crafting Everyone
Kath & All the Team at PBSC

Oops forgot to say....will be back later with the winner of last week's prize.

Sunday 7 December 2008

And The Winner Is .........

Hi everyone, Im so sorry I'm posting this late - forgot to do the draw before I went away. So I'll not let you wait any longer........

The winner chosen at random of Challenge 25 is

Congratulations Wendy, please email me your details and I will get your prize out to you.

Saturday 6 December 2008

Week 26 - Sketch By Beth

Hi everyone and welcome to Challenge 26

Wow what a massive response to last weeks 'No Patterned Papers' Challenge.
Thank you to everyone who joined us, you all made some fabulous cards again, just goes to show you can do it with out those gorgeous papers !!

Before I tell you about this weeks challenge - we have some very sad new !!
The very talented Becky is leaving us and it will be her last week this week. So hope you will all join me in wishing her all the best and luck for the future.
Thanks for all your hard work Becky, you've been a real asset to the blog and we will all miss you so much and 0f course your gorgeous creations.

Onto this weeks challenge

Sketch 4 - By Beth

Our very talented Beth has created a fabulous sketch for you all this week, and sure you will all have fun creating something gorgoeus with it.

You can rota, resize the sketch - but please do not move the elements around.
As always you must use at least 1 Penny Black Image

This week prize has been donated by Becky:

set of 3 gorgeous sentiment stickers
3 sentiment stamps

To be in with a chance of winning our prize just leave a comment with a link to your work and the winner will be chosen at Random and will be announced next Saturday.

And here's the fabulous work this week from the design team:













Have A Great Week
Happy Crafting xx

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