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 1 August 2009

Week 60 - Summer

Morning everyone and welcome to another Penny Black Saturday challenge....big thank you to everyone who joined in last week's challenge.....another fabulous response and lots of gorgeous recipes from you all.

Don't forget to pop back later to see who has won the 15% voucher
from P B Stamps.

So onto this week challenge

And it hasn't been as good a summer as we would have all wished for so let's all cheer ourselves up with lovely summery cards
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 another fabulous prize for you this week
from the lovely Sharni & Clair at

a bumper roll (13.7M) of Stampin Up Grosgrain Ribbon

and the winner will be able to choose their colour from a fabulous selection

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
Tracie or Kath and we will be only too happy to pop it on the blog for you.

Well our Design Team are certainly in summery mood and
once again have produced fabulous cards to share with you all

and the inside

Happy Crafting Everyone
from the Design Team


Gillian said...

Oh, I'm the first. Love the design team work.

Here’s my card

The Crafty Den said...

What a fab challenge (I think we all needed a reminder that it is actually summer!). Fab DT cards. Here is mine
Hugs, Denise x

Gibmiss said...

Another great challenge. The Design Teams card are gorgeous as usual, mine is a bit plain but i liked the Butterfly , we have a lot here in Gibraltar at the moment, our temp today is 32degs sorry to tell youheres my card hope you like it

Stephanie said...

Wonderful cards...

here is mine

Kimberley said...

Fab cards by everyone again today my entry is HERE

Kris said...

Gorgeous sample from the DT - this certainly looks lke a cheerful challenge - time to get to work! Kris

Alex said...

Great DT Cards!
Here is my card
Thanks for stepping by!
Hugs, Alex

Michele said...

What a perfect challenge theme. Great work as ever from the Design Team.

here is my entry

Viipula said...

DT-cards are so lovely!
Here at the Finlands coast is very warm and sunny summer now!
Here is my summercard!

Susan said...

Great cards by everyone again!
Heres mine
Keep well, SuzyX

Craftnut said...

Another fun challenge and thanks to the rain i am ahead this week.


SusuK said...

My card is hiding behind the name. Have a nice SUMMER you all :0) !!

Jenny S. (UK) said...

Lovely DT cards. My card is here TFL

Ellibelle said...

Love all of the samples!!
Here's my card

Anonymous said...

Thanks for the challenge!! I love Penny Black! :)

Here is my card: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1432818?&cat=500&ppuser=216283

Michelle said...

Love all of the DT cards. What a perfect challenge for a summer day. Here is my card.

Thanks for looking.

Jules said...

Hi Everyone

Thanks for a great challenge and inspiration.

Here is my idea of what summer SHOULD be

Have a great Sunday.

Love Jules xx

Andrea said...

Gorgeous DT-work

My card is here

Bianca Kalksma said...

You can see my simple but very sunny card Here

Zsu's Home of Art said...

Great challenge and fantastic DT cards.

Here is my card

Thanks for looking

Cathy said...

Fab challenge and gorgeous DT cards. Mine is here.
Thanks for looking,
Cathy xx

Drea´s World said...

Tolle Challenge Tolles Thema und hier ist meine Karte

Grüßlie DREA

Donna said...

Beautiful cards ladies. Fabulous theme. Here is my card

Jenny said...

Schöne DT-Werke.
mein Werk

Lynne in NI said...

Wow...beautiful DT cards!
Here's mine

Katja said...

A fab challenge and here is my card.

Hugs, Katja

Daniele said...

Hi Love this weeks challenge I've gone for subtle colours as this summer has been a wash out
Here is my card http://www.docrafts.co.uk/community/gallery/item.aspx?item=3090680

Karen said...

Fab challenge and stunning DT work.

My card is here.

Love Karen x

Kiki said...

Summer - I love summer. But here it's raining all the time.

Never mind, here's my card.

Hugs, Kiki

Diamond Doll said...

Fab DT Cards full of inspiration.
Heres Mine
Trish (-:

Tami said...

I have three summer PB stamps and have used this stamp before on a recent challenge but hey gave me a reason to ink it up again. Thanks

My Entry

mueppi said...

Great challenge!!!!
my card
Hugs Gisela

Looby said...

lovely cards as usual from the DT -puts mine in the shade but here it is anyway!


Kort og Søm said...

HERE is my card!!
Fredrikke :o)

Kort og Søm said...

Great cards from the Design Team!!
Fredrikke :o)

Powerful Search Engine said...

Wonderful challenge and DT's Here is mine hugs Pascale

Naomi (Sugar Brown) said...

The weather has been fairly good here, so it has been easy to get inspired.

Lovely cards from the DT

Good luck every one. My card can be seen at http://craftilysugarbrown.blogspot.com/2009/08/lemon-and-sage.html

karen said...

i really loved making this card the stamps are adorable and make a great summery look. dt cards are fab. thanks for dropping in x karen x
here is mine

Donna said...

Brilliant theme for this week, just what we need to lift our spirits, its pouring again here this morning! Amazing DT Cards as always :) Donna x

You can see my card here thanks for looking

debby4000 said...

Great challenge and fabulous DT.
Here's my card

Anne said...

Great DT-cards!
Here is my card.


Mervi said...

Still summer left here, too;-))m

Lisa said...

Great challenge and gorgeous DT cards as always.

Here's my summer card.

Lias x

Clair Matthews said...

Oooohh... Some wonderful entries already, I really don't know how you ladies choose the winner!!!



lindyloo said...

fabby cards from DT as always

here's my card thanks for looking
huggies lindyloo x

Jo said...

I loved this challenge, my first attempt, now can't wait for next weeks!! Brill DT cards.

Here's my card


Jo x

Lilacanglia said...

Fabulous DT Samples,

Geneviève aka Muscade said...

Wonderful DT cards! It's very beautiful!

My card is here

Judi said...

Fab challenge. The DT cards are gorgeous.
Here's mine

Carol said...

Great challenge and gorgeous DT cards!

is my little card :)

Carol x

Elena said...

It's a wonderful theme, it fits to the weather :-)
The cards from DT are absolutely gorgeous.
Here’s my card

Riina said...

Great challenge - I loved it! And gorgeous DT cards! Here is my summer card.

Francesca said...

Great challenge and DT cards
Here's Mine!

Francesca x

crafterGM said...

What great challenge. Here is my summer card http://craftergm.blogspot.com/search/label/Penny%20Black

Thanks Gloria

Stampin Mindy said...

This is my very first card I've made using PEnny Black They are adorable! You can see my card HERE

Allison said...

lovely DT cards
my card is HERE


annies place said...

Lovely cards from everyone. This is my new PB which I think fits the summery theme. Ann x

Wendy said...

Great samples from DT
Here is my entry.

Anja said...

Great challenge and fab DT-works.

Here is my card.


* Üla * said...

Beautiful cards from DT ladys and very nice challenge!
Here me summercard
hugs Ula

Jessica Theodore said...

I'm ready for summer... still a few more months to wait tho :(
check out my summery card here!

Cynthia said...

Thanks for the DT cards, beautiful and diverse. I'm trying to link this to my blog for the first time. Would appreciate any feedback on how to improve the blog as I've ever done this before.


Here is mine

Dorothy said...

What super examples! Thanks for sharing.
I e-mailed my card; it is also on my gallery at SCS.
dorothy / etsdas

Juut said...

It's very hot over here right now, so it was a great day to make a card with a summer feeling!
You can see my card here


Mikaela Persson said...

Great work all of you.
Here is my card.

ineke said...

Here is my Entry
have a nice and warm summer !!!

LOUISE said...

Great theme this week ladies, and DT cards are all fabulous. Here is my card. Louise x
On the Beach

Raunny said...

Thanks to the DT. All cards are really great!Here is my card.

Amanda said...

thanks.. thought it was saturday today :)

here is mine

great cards from everyone

Pauline said...

Great theme and fantastic DT cards. Here is mine - http://memyselfandthecat.blogspot.com/2009/08/penny-black-saturday-challenge.html

Anonymous said...

Great Design
from all the Members!

Here's my card


Outi said...

Here my card. My first time here..

Adrina said...

Nice challenge.
Here is my card


Anonymous said...

Great DT cards,
Here's my card
Kate x

Kat said...

I love the DT cards as usual. Not sure about mine though.

Here it is

Kat x

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Stempelfan said...

Lovely Dt-cards.
Here is my card:

Hugs Sonja

Eiglas said...

Love these challenges and the DT cards are always an ispiration!

Here's my entry


CathyC said...

another great challenge - love the DT work.


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