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 5 January 2013

Penny Black Saturday January Challenge!

Hi everyone and welcome to the first Penny Black Saturday challenge of 2013!
Happy New Year to you all! We hope you enjoyed the Festive Season!
Thank you to everyone who entered Decembers challenge, we loved visiting all your fabulous blogs and we really appreciate you joining in the fun with us, especially around the busy holidays!

Now it's time for the prize announcements, all randomly selected...



Number 35 - MERVI


Congratulations everyone! If you e-mail Kath, your prize will be with you soon.
Don't forget to collect your winners blinkie from the sidebar.

The challenge this month is


Don't worry, it's not a downcast challenge, we'd just love to see blue tones feature predominantly on your cards.
As always the usual RULES apply, use only PENNY BLACK IMAGES, LARGE SENTIMENTS OR STICKEROOS, new work only please and link back to the challenge on your blog post
and all you need to do to enter is leave your name with a link to your entry with Inlinkz so we can come and visit you and if you don't have a blog, e-mail your entry to Kath and she'll link it up for you and you will be entered in the prize draw.

The challenge will close at 8pm on Friday 1st February.

We have 3 fabulous prizes for you to win thanks to the generosity of our wonderful sponsors!

20$ voucher to spend in their online store

And now for some gorgeous cards from our lovely Design Team!

And now it's over to you! We look forward to seeing what you create.
Have a great weekend everyone and happy crafting
Hugs from the Design Team
from jennifer by e-mail

from Michelle Gosling by e-mail

from Cathy by e-mail


Redanne said...

Congratulations to all the winners from the January challenge. The work by the DT this month is so beautiful and so inspirational!

Sue said...

Stunning ST creations, thank you so much for a fabulous challenge
Sue xx

Lorraine said...

Wow..I won! What a fab way to start the day!! Thank you very much! Congratulations to the other winners too.

Gorgeous DT cards again this , and another fab challenge
Lorraine x

Mervi said...

Hi, Really fabulous start for the new year, thanks, wow I won!

Gorgeous samples, always love your creations. Happy New Year to all of you;-))m

Sandra H said...

Congratulations to all of the winners your cards where amazing and well deserved winners too! Beautiful array of cards from the team with great inspiration and another fab challenge xx

Mandy's Crafts said...

Have tried to enter the challenge. No7. The photo has gone on upside down and not linked at all. Cannot delete this entry at all. Had new ipad for Christmas and its taking a while to get use to. Very sorry you can,t link at all to my blog from that entry. I will keep trying.

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

Happy new year dt, great cards , blues always look fresh and pretty. janex

Little K Smith said...

Gorgeous work from the DT and a fab challenge too! :)

Unknown said...

Another great challenge !!!!

Thanks a lot ^^

Hugs from France ♥


Kathleen said...

Love this challenge, and some fantastic cards from the team

Kath x

Jules said...

Hi ladies

Great inspiration .. .. lots of lovely makes from the DT.

Happy 2013!!

I hope it is a good year for everyone.

Love Jules xx

Di said...

Great challenge and lovely DT cards as usual. Happy 2013 ladies! Hugs, Di xx

Whisper said...

Mmmm i wasn't sure about Blue to start with, but as the month has gone on, i've really embraced the Challenge - thanks for coming up with a super idea.

Great DT cards as usual and i hope it's ok, that i've submitted 3 cards, Luv Sam x

Seafield Jo said...

Beautiful cards from the DT, thanks for a great challenge.

Jo x

Nat said...

Happy New Year! Fab first challenge for 2013 and fantastic DT cards.

KraftyKaren said...

Thank you for a fab challenge - really lovely cards from the design team x

Dorothy S said...

Great challenge, and thanks, DT for the inspiration.