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 29 August 2009

Penny Black Saturday....Week 64 - Christmas

Hi Everyone and welcome to another Penny Black Saturday challenge.....great response to last week's Stitching Challenge....fabulous cards and well done to all those who have never tried stitching on cards before...and thank you for having a go.
Don't forget to pop back later to see who has won those cute Penny Black Stickeroos.
And onto this week's challenge which I'm sure you are all going to love and I know that so many of you have already started on the cards for that special time of year.....yes it's

as always you can create a card...altered art...bag...notebook etc. the only RULE being that you use at least one Penny Black image or sentiment.
And we have a fabulous prize for you this week
from Dick at PB Stamps
this super cool dude
"Happy and Cool"

The winner will be chosen at random and announced next Saturday.

All you need to do to enter is leave a comment here with a link to your entry so we can come visit you.
If you don't have a blog....just e-mail your entry to either Kath or Tracie and we will be only too happy to pop it on the blog for you.

And on to my favourite part.....what can I say about the cards this week from our wonderful Design Team....well for a start...they just blew my socks off....each and every week they pull out all the stops to bring you fabulous examples of Penny Black loveliness......a big THANK YOU girls

a card and 2 ATC's

From Laurane by e-mail

We look forward to seeing your wonderful Christmas creations this week
Happy Crafting Everyone
from the Design Team


Stamps and Paper said...

This weeks challenge was easy this card was already made.....so here is my card

Thanks for looking

brenda said...

Hi girls, what fu bright DT cards and thank for making life soeasy this week - been at the PB Christmas cards for the last week.

my Christmas card

Have a good bank holiday weekend everyone.

B x

Swaantje said...

great DT cards ! *wow*

Here is my
My card

Thanks for looking.

Have a nice weekend.

MinnaK. said...

Beautiful DT- cards as always :)

My card.

Allison said...

I'm early for a change
great DT cards
Mine is HERE

Saskia said...

Thanks for the gorgeous DT-work!!

I used my new stamps today!!
Here is my card!

Sweet greetings,
Saskia :)

Västäräkki said...

Simply fabulous DT-cards, once again!

Tania said...

What a great job from the design team this week. Makes me want to play with some new stamps.here's my card-Tania

Anonymous said...

Heres my first christmas card of the year!!


Renate´s Stempelwelt said...

Hello, so very nice cards from the DT and Christmas is a very good theme.


lg renate

Sunny79 said...

Great workouts !

You can see my hedgehog on a Christmas card here.

Love, Marina from Germany.

Helen said...

Great challenge - I LOVE making Christmas cards!
Fab DT work!
Helen x

Here's my card

Suzie said...

Great challenge and gorgeous DT cards. Here's mine!
Suzie xxx

debby4000 said...

Great challenge and brilliant DT.
Here's my card

Jenny said...

Ich liebe Weihnachten und es sind tolle DT-Karten entstanden.
meine Karte

Chrissie said...

Great examples once more!!
My card is here

Kelly said...

Love the DT creations!!
My entry is here
Kel x

Lynda said...

Great challenge for me this week - loving all things Christmas at the moment. Absolutely stunning DT work. Here's my card.

Love Lynda xxx

Naomi (Sugar Brown) said...

Beautiful cards from the DT. I started making Christmas cards in June, but I think that one has been the most challenging so far.

Mine can be seen at http://craftilysugarbrown.blogspot.com/2009/08/1-card-3-challenges.html

Good luck all

Helen Ding said...

Gorgeous cards fromt he DT.

thanks for the challange, you'll find my card here

Sarah said...

A great challenge, definitely need to make more Xmas cards! Fantastic cards by the DT.

Here is my card

xx :0)

Annie said...

fabby theme this week - I'm making lots of PB Christmas cards this year and here's the one for you
hugs, annie x

Tarja said...

Hello from Finland!
So great DT cards!

here´s mine

Susan said...

Christmas?! I am having trouble getting into the mood......but here goes anyhow - heres my card
Thanks for looking

Crafting Queen said...

Lovely card by the DT. Here is mine . Thanks for looking. Anesha

Susie Sugar said...

Fantastic DT projects Here‘s my entry
Hugs Susie xx

Liz's creative corner said...

HERE is my card Great challenge as I needed to do some cards for Christmas x
Hugs Liz x

Celeste said...

This is the first time I have done a Penny Black Saturday Challenge. I used the hedgehogs that I love so much.
Sorry I don't know how to link it.

gypsyrose said...

I have added my challenge card to my blog, not up to DT standard but I tried lol the DT cards are super,
thanks for the challenge

Jules said...

Hi Everyone

Thank you for another lovely challenge and an abundance of inspiration from the DT.

I love Christmas!

My Christmas card is

Enjoy the rest of the bank holiday weekend.

Love Jules xx

Kerry said...

Great cards from the DT! Here is my card. http://kerryischilling.blogspot.com/2009/08/penny-black-saturday-challenge.html

Paula said...

You all do such lovely work. I am a stalker of Kath's blog, you are an inspiration for me. Well here is my
Christmas in August card.

Debbie said...

Hi Girls What a fab Theme and some gorgeous DT samples,You can see my entry Here
Thanks for looking
Hugs Debbie x

Squirrel x said...

Great theme, just what's needed for that little kick. Mine's here
Squirrel xx

Emma (metalicbutterfly) said...

Hi Girls

sorry ive not been able to join in the last few challenges but I really enjoyed this challenge

here is my card

Emma xxx

charmz said...

love the DT cards, they are amazing!! Am new to cards and stamping but really having fun with it...been playing with my new PB Snowmen stamps over the last few days.....

here's mine

Unknown said...

Hello, I have never entered this challenge before so first time for everything, here is my card, thank you for looking and leaving any comments

Judie xx


Unknown said...

Great challenge I havent been by for a while, so its nice to be back Here is my card for this weeks challenge, lovely cards from the design team

Lynne in NI said...

Wow fabulous DT cards!
Here's mine

Evelyn C said...

Great Dt cards - makes me want to stuck in and get all my Christmas cards made - i have addedmy cardto my blog for your cahllenge My card

Mervi said...

Hello friends, beautiful cards you've done. Here's my card;-))m

Pat said...

Great DT Christmas cards here's mine

Pat P xx

Chaosmaus said...

My entry for Challenge 64.
my card
Hugs Kerstin

jasu said...

Hi, Great cards, This is my first entry for Penny Black cahllenge.

darcy48 said...

There are some super cards here from the team and I love making xmas cards! Here is my card

Elizabeth said...

Wow! I guess it is getting to be that time... How long do y'all think it will take for Wally World to catch up to us?

Such beautiful cards!

Click my name to see mine!

Judi said...

Thanks for the great challenge. The DT cards are wonderful.
Here's mine.
Cheers, Judi

Alicia said...

Great challenge, since I already had inspiration from my last PB Christmas card. :)

Here is my entry!

Thanks for looking!

Cynthia said...

Thanks for another great challenge. It's scary thinking about Christmas in September. Take a peek

Raisa said...

Thaks for the challenge

I did not succes to create a link sorry, heres my card:


clare said...

great theme this week to get us in the xmas mood...great DT cards.

you can vie my creation here

thanks for looking hugs clare x

Kort og Søm said...

HERE is my card!!
Love the DT cards!!
Fredrikke :o)

Lol said...

Loving the DT cards loads of great inspiration.

Here's my card

Hugs Lol xxxx

Minni said...


Unknown said...

Fantastic DT cards! I love the Penny Black Christmas stamps... so here is my card.

Thanks for looking!


Lin said...

Here is my take on this week's challenge. Great DT cards, as usual.


Tammy said...

Wonderful cards DT!! I love Christmas cards...you can find mine here

Thanks for looking!
Tammy x

Erin- said...

You can go HERE to see my entry!

LOUISE said...

Great Challenge this week, and DT cards are all gorgeous. Here is my card. Louise x
Christmas Tree Ted

Kiki said...

Oh, the Dt cards are so fabulous.

Here you can see my entry. It's not a card, but a box. Hope, that's o.k.

Hugs, Kiki

Nessie said...
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Nessie said...

Great Dt cards.

here is my card.


Diane.W. said...

Hello! It's been a while!!!
Luvly DT cards,my card is HERE TFL :o)x

Belyona said...

Thank you for challenge! :)

Natasha from Russia :)

Tracy said...

I'm loving it when a challenge is Christmas, it's giving me a chance to do some much needed Christmas cards as I've a lot to do this year. Great DT Cards from the team. Here's my card
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Doris P. said...

Great DT cards! And here is my card !
Thanks for looking!

Sally said...

Great DT cards, Here’s my entry
Sally. x

Linzi said...

Great challenge,my first attempt this week :) love the cards you have made for inspiration they are amazing !! Here is My Card

crafterGM said...

Sure need to get started on these so thanks for the great challenge

here is my entry
Thanks Gloria M.

Sue said...

Wonderful cards by the design team...again. Here's my card

Alex said...

Hi all!
Thanks for the beautiful DT cards for inspiration! They are great!
Here is my card
Thanks for stepping by!
Hugs, Alex

shaz earl said...

Fabulous challenge great DT cards
Heres Mine

Eleonora said...


si lovely challenge and DT-cards!!
My card is under my name:)

Cathy Lu said...

I'm so exciting,cause this is my first time to join the Saturday Challenge.
Here is my card

Cathy from Taiwan

Joey said...

Hi everyone,

gorgeous dt creations. This is about my tenth time trying to enter the code and I am not sure if there is a prob with it this morn.

So I am sorry to do it this way but mine is on my blog.


Crafting Andy said...

I'm getting there now with my Christmas cards. Only loads more to go still. But hey - another one down.
Here's my card

Francesca said...

fab dt cards Here's Mine!


ribenaruby said...

Super theme this week, wonderful DT work, my card is here Thanks for looking.

Claire Ellen Designs said...

Oh I just soooooooooooooo love Christmas, hope you like my card here it is hugs, Claire xx

Anonymous said...

I love Christmas!

Great DT Cards!!

is my card!

Hugs, Susanne

Anonymous said...

Great samples from the DT, lot's of inspiration there! Here's mine

* Üla * said...

Beautiful cards from DT ladies and very lovely challenge!
Here me card
hugs Ula

Lorraine Robertson said...

Yippee I've managed to join in this week & boy have the DT come up trumps for their gorgeous creations... well done girls.

Anyhow... HERE is my card for this weeks challenge.

Lorraine xxx

Elena said...

Wonderful theme and gorgeous creations from DT :-)
My card
Thanks for looking

Looby said...

aww, loved seeing all your Christmas cards. here's my card

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Team,
Thank you for a great challenge. Your cards were an inspiration.

Here's my Entry

Fiona x

Tami said...

I love Christmas Here is my card My Card

Ineke said...

I made a card for this challenge, you can find it here. Thanks for looking. Ineke

jopa said...

Wunderschöne Werke sind entstanden.

Hier ist meine Weihnachtsbox!


Cathy said...

Great theme and cards.
Mine is here.
Thanks for looking,
Cathy xx

Anonymous said...

Thanks for getting me started early on Christmas cards! I enjoyed the gorgeous DT cards.

Here's mine!

Thanks for looking,

Victoria said...

Thanks for the opportunity to help me start my christmas cards! Lol! Great DT cards.

Here's my christmas card

Hugs, Vicky ~x~

Heather said...

Knew exactly ehat to do the minute I saw this challenge. Here's mine!
Thanks, Heather

Sally said...

Fabulous cards DT. Mine can be seen Here

Shelly said...

Hi! Thanks for this easy challenge, it's made me finally get started on my Xmas cards! All the DT have done a fab job again, here is my card
Thanks for looking, Shelly x

Sandra1968 said...

I love the cards made by the DT. Really great!
This is my first x-mas card of this year, but I'm really in the mood for making some more now :-)

Mikaela Persson said...

Here's my card.
Thanks for the challenge - need to get started with those x-mas cards.

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Kat said...

More hurry less speed!

Here's mine

Aunty Sue said...

Brillient Dt cards you can find mine HERE

Craftnut said...

Fun challenge

my card is HERE

Piali said...

Thanks for the challenge...here is my card...Touch of Creation: Christmas....

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