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, 15 August 2009

Week 62 - Colour Challenge

Morning Everyone and welcome to another challenge on Penny Black Saturday.....lots of fabulous creations from you all last week for Beth's gorgeous sketch.....we knew you would love it.
Don't forget to pop back later to see who has won
the $20 voucher from 1-2-3 Stitch!

So onto this week's challenge which is a colour combo

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 Jacqui at

Fabulous October Afternoon Papers.....Alphabets
Die Cut Stickers....Bazzill Cardstock and Rubber Charms

All you need to do to enter is leave a comment here with a link to your entry so we can come visit you.
The winner will be chosen at random and announced next Saturday.
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.
Congratulations and big hugs to Jacqui who won't be making a card this week..she is currently on the ceiling having just become a Grandma again..a beautiful baby girl.....Sienna
And now it's time for some inspiration.....once again the fabulous girls on our Design Team have worked their cotton socks off and come up with some fabulous Penny Black magic


Happy Crafting Everyone and
have a fab weekend
From the Design Team


Clair Matthews said...

Are we first????!!! Great challenge...



Tiziana said...

Love colour combo. Thanks for this challenge.
My card

Minni said...

This color combo was fun to work with and will use it for other cards as well.

Mycard "http://finminnie.blogspot.com/2009/08/penny-black-challenge-time-week-62.html"

Squirrel x said...

Was really excited by this challenge, my colour range needs stretching so thank you!
Here's my card.
Squirrel xx

Naomi (Sugar Brown) said...

Beautiful cards by the DT. Enjoyed doing this one.

Mine is posted here http://craftilysugarbrown.blogspot.com/2009/08/chocolate-pennies.html


Michele said...

Love this weeks challenge. here is my entry

Liz's creative corner said...
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Georgia said...

I had fun doing this project.

My link-

Ellibelle said...

Love the colors!! Here is my card

Liz's creative corner said...

I love the colours of this challenge and will be using them again.
Hugs liz x

Craftnut said...

I am early this week. A fun challenge and a nice colour mix.

here is my card

Donna said...

Super duper colour challenge this week and fantastic DT samples :) Donna x

You can see my card here thanks for looking

Lorraine Robertson said...

Lovely colour combo girls...

Sure had fun joining in this weeks challenge & what gorgeous cards the DT have come up with yet again.

HERE is my card for this week.

Hope you have something yummy lined up for next week too.

Lorraine xxx

Eiglas said...

Fab colour challenge this week - the DT's are fab!
Must use the scheme again!

Here's my entry
Thank you for looking!

Alex said...

Like the colors and thanks for the beautiful inspiration cards!
Here is my card
Thanks for looking!
Hugs, Alex

Pauline said...

Wonderful DT cards and a lovely colour combo. You can find my card http://memyselfandthecat.blogspot.com/2009/08/two-challenges-card.html

Susan said...

Hi all!
Heres my entry
Great colours!

Ineke said...

I made a card for this challenge. You can find it here. Thanks for looking

Caro said...

Beautiful cards by the DT.

Here is my card.

Caro x

Judy said...

Love these colors. I haven't participated in awhile, so I was happy to be able to this time.

Here's my card.

Thanks for another fun challenge!

Kat said...

Managed this challenge though I thought at first that I wouldn't have the right colour of DP but happy day I found paper which I think is just the right colours.

Here's my card

Kat x

Anonymous said...

Thanks for the challenge! It was fun! :)

Here is my card - http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1449194?&cat=500&ppuser=216283

K. Joy

Kerry said...

Great lineup from the DT! Thanks for a fun challenge.

Here is mine: http://kerryischilling.blogspot.com/2009/08/relaxing-sunday.html

Unknown said...

YEY I got a card done!! Thanks for the interesting theme this week and to the DT for their inspiration. My card is here. Lol Lynn ♥

Lynda said...

Love this colour combo and loved all the DT stuff. Here's my card.

Lynda xxx

Kort og Søm said...

HERE is my card!
Fredrikke :o)

Manuela said...

fab cards of the dt :) and wonderful colours for the challenge. here is my card
thanks for looking, manuela

Kiki said...

Hi DT! Your cards are fabulous. Each one looks so great...

Here you can see my card.

Hugs, Kiki

Jules said...

Hi Everyone

Great colours that I wouldn't normally put together - but I love the result.

Thank you for another great challenge and for the inspiration from the DT.

My creation is

Have a good week.

Love Jules xx

Kaz said...

Fab colour combo.....just what I need to make some male cards! Thanks for the inspiration.

My card is here

brenda said...

Well, I'm running late but better late than never I guess, love the colour scheme this week and super DT work.

my card is here

B x

Anonymous said...

Thanks for this brilliant challenge my total favourite colours! how could I not join in this week!! BRILLIANT DT cards too!

Here's my card

Wilma said...

A lovely colour combination and great DT cards!

you can find my card Here

Hugs, Wilma

Judi said...

Love this color challenge... very vintage looking. Great DT cards.
Here's mine.

pinky said...

Gorgeous lovely cards! My little effort is here. Thanks for looking.

Sue said...

Interesting color combo! Great examples by the design team.
Here's my card

SusuK said...

Hello. Behind my name, you can find my card. I loved the colours in the challenge!

Gibmiss said...

Hi all
Great cards by the team,lovely variation
hope you like my card

Val said...
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Val said...

Great challenge - loved the colours and thanks for the great samples. My link does not want to work so here is the address:



shaz earl said...

Fabulous cards by the DT i have joined you this week


Francesca said...

Great Challenge and wonderful Dt cards

Here's Mine!


Sharon Traynor Designs said...

Wonderful colour combo and such gorgeous inspiration from the DT.
Here is my card
Sharon xx

Sharon said...

Thanks for the challenge!

My card can be found at


Cath said...

Merci pour cette jolie idée de couleurs... Voici ma carte :
Merci de votre visite

raindropecho said...

What great DT creations! Love this color combo. I haven't played along in so long!
Here's my card
- Ann

Chaosmaus said...

My entry for this Week.
my card

Hugs Kerstin

Anonymous said...

What a great colour combo!
And the DT cards are so lovely.

Here is my card.

Hugs Ivi

Anonymous said...

This was a fun color challenge, and DT cards are lovely!
Here is my card.
Thanks for looking!

Annie said...

fabby inspiration from the DT, and a great colour combination for those PB critter stamps .. .. I used a Christmas one, you can see it here
hugs, annie x

Kelly said...

I love this colour combo.

my card is here


Gibmiss said...

hi all, great cards from the team
heres my card

Shelly said...

Hi! What a smashing colour combo this week, I really enjoyed making this card. Beautiful DT cards, it's a lot of effort so thanks for the inspiration.
HERE is my card.
Thanks x

LISA said...

Great challenge this week, also lovely cards from the DT.

Here’s my entry

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

Fab dt cards. janex
heres mine

Becky said...

Hi Girls!!
Yay!! I managed to take part again!!
Gorgeous cards, love the colour theme too!
My card
Love Becky xx

Berni said...

Loved the colour combination. Here's my card


Allison said...

great DT cards, I think mine is more white than cream though!!!

My card is HERE


Cynthia said...

This really was a challenge this week but finally finished. Thanks for the DT cards.

Here is my card

Unknown said...

What cute samples! The colors were a fair challenge for me, as I am not used to them for the hedgies! Mine is in my SCS album, and I will send an e-card.

Dorothy / etsdas

Mervi said...

Hello, little flu, but did a round card for a change: Here's my card!

Lil Daffodil said...

I wondered how this colour combo would work but I am really quite pleased with the outcome. Thanks for the challenge.

Here's my entry

lulu said...

I love this challenge very much.
http://tw.myblog.yahoo.com/jw!aF_v7s6BBUJFQlcNFP4-/article?mid=1549&prev=-1&next=1546"> My card

Nessie said...

Great Dt cards & challenge.

here is my card.


Anneke said...

What a lovely colors!
My favorite is Bleu :D

Here is my card!
Greets Anneke

Norma said...

Great challenge. Love the wonderful cards from your DT laddies. I wasn't too sure about that TAN shade. It seems different manufacturer label different shades as tan. So, I coloured with MY tan--LOL.


Here's my card.

Daisychain said...

Great colour combo, love it. Fab cards ladies. My card is here

Natascha said...

Hello! Great cards and colour challenge. Here is my card.

Hugs, Natascha

Victoria said...

Thanks for the challenge! Blue, tan and cream challenge

Anonymous said...

Hi, ich weiß, ich bin zu spät dran .... sorry!!!
Hier ist meine Karte .... http://june68.wordpress.com/2009/08/28/penny-black-blue-tan-cream/