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 14 August 2010

Penny Black Saturday Challenge...Week 114

Hi Everyone
and welcome to Penny Black Saturday
big thank you to all those brave souls who ventured onto the beach last week....lots of wonderful creations and quite a few fabulous "thinking out of the box" cards from folks who didn't own any beach themed stamps.

And the lucky winners of last week's challenge chosen at random are....
such a sweet card....love the hedgie sound asleep on his deckchair

from Penny Black...."Reach for the Stars"

this card just tickled me.....great take on the challenge...just hope he has remembered his Factor 35

from Stampers Supermarket....stamp of the winner's choice

Congratulations girls...if you e-mail me (kath) with your details....your prizes will be on their way.

Onto the challenge for this week 
and we will have no imaginations working overtime please.....we would like to see fruit featured on your projects this week....it could be an image with fruit....fruit on your papers or a fruit embellishment...I am sure you will come up with some delicious fruity ideas and as always it is up to you what you create...a card...altered art...scrapbook layout etc...the only RULE being that you use at least
all you need to do to enter is leave your name and a direct link to your entry....not just a link to your blog...so we can come visit you and if you don't have a blog....please e-mail your entry to me (kath) and I will pop it on the blog for you and you will qualify for the prize draw.

And the prizes this week for 2 lucky winners who will be chosen at random and announced next Saturday

$20 voucher to spend at their fabulous online store where you will find a huge selection of our favourite Penny Black Stamps 

"Fuzzy Mail"
and to view the gorgeous Christmas releases from Penny Black click HERE.....you can download the Christmas Catalogue.....browse at your leisure and make up your wish list

Time for some delicious fruity inspiration from the fabulous girls on the Design Team

Now it's time for you to look out your Penny Blacks...get your thinking caps on and I'm sure we are going to see some fabulous fruitiness.
Happy Crafting Everyone
Hugs from the Design Team
from Teresa by e-mail


Julia said...

What a great selection of cards, they are all fab! I'll need to get my thinking cap on with this one, I don't think I have any fruity images! x

simplyfairies said...

Oh what a lovely challenge, great inspiration from the team as always!

Helen said...

Awww...thanks for picking my card as one of the winners! :0) Will email you now Kath.
Another tough theme...although I think I may actually have a stamp with some fruit on, so won't have to be quite so inventive this week! lol
Gorgeous DT cards ladies!
Helen x

Stamps and Paper said...

Great cards from the DT team...some of your challenges really make us think.


KraftyKaren said...

Thank you for another fab challenge as always the design team have come up with some lovely inspiration.

Kate H-H said...

Another great challenge, and some fab inspiration from the DT xx.

Debbie Schneider said...

Thanks once again for a super challenge. It is always so fun to see what each week's challenge will be - I truly enjoyed this one as well! Love the DT entries as usual!!

Little K Smith said...

Wonderful work from the DT team, enjoyed this challenge, perfect excuse to ink one of my new PB's. :)

Deloris said...

Fabulous cards and a great challenge!



Ute said...

Great topic and great samples from the theme!
And I'm unlucky number 13 - oh my...
Hugs, Ute

Gibmiss said...


great cards from the team
hugs Sylvie xxx

Lynn said...

Thought this was going to be difficult at first but got there in the end. Great inspiration from the DT.

Lynn x

Anonymous said...

the design team samples are gorgeous and fun! thanks for making it an easy one. :)

XxJULESxX said...

gorgeous selection from the DT! i loved doing this challenge!!

BrossArtAddiction said...

Gorgeous cards!! Had lots of fun with this challenge! Thanks for the inspiration! :D

Kathleen said...

Wonderful cards as usual from you all.
Kath x

nnalorac said...

Stunning cards from you girls, great challenging challenge this week.x

Anonymous said...

A super fun challenge, love all the fab cards by the DT!!
Thanks so much ladies!!

Georgia said...

Wow, great challenge this week and I love the gorgeous DT cards! :) Georgia xx

ursula Uphof said...

A bit of a challenge this one, but managed something. Love the cards of all the DT, such inspiration