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 April 2014

Penny Black Saturday Challenge - April

Good morning and welcome to a brand new Penny Black Saturday Challenge!

Thank you to those of you who joined in with our 'Lace & Pearls' challenge last month...we had so many pretty cards to comment on!

Now it's time to announce the lucky winners (chosen at random) of the prizes from our generous sponsors:

$20 Gift Voucher from 1-2-3 Stitch:

#35 - Krafty Karen

£10 Gift Voucher from The Ribbon Girl:

#7 - Sam/Whisper

Congratulations everyone! Please email me (Helen) to claim your prizes...and don't forget to grab the winner's blinkie from the sidebar!

So, onto this month's challenge...

The theme of our challenge this month is:

'Cats & Dogs'

In honour of those pesky 'April Showers'...we want to see those cute Penny Black pups and kitties...or maybe you'll go with a rain theme!

As always the usual RULES apply, use only PENNY BLACK IMAGES, LARGE SENTIMENTS, DIES 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 me (address in the sidebar) and I'll link it up for you and you will be entered in the prize draw.

The challenge will close at 8pm on Friday 2nd May.

Thanks to our amazing sponsors, we have two lovely prizes on offer this month:

Prize - $20 voucher

And here are the gorgeous projects to inspire you from our design team:  

Email entries:

from Holly

So now it's over to you - we look forward to seeing your creations!
Have a wonderful weekend!
Hugs from the PBSC Design Team xx


Whisper said...

Oooo WOW, i'm so excited and pleased and what a lovely early birthday present for me too, thank you so much, Luv Sam x

KraftyKaren said...

Oh how exciting and thanks so much. I always love your challenges and the wonderful inspiration from your design team xx

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Di said...

Another fun challenge ladies! Great DT cards, as always!

Crafting Queen said...

Adorable cards by the DT!

Jocelyn aka JoBear2 said...

Thanks for a fun challenge - I love Penny Black cats and dogs - but picked a cat for my card. Just linked my card up to #20 - hope you like it :-)

Beautiful DT samples - always so inspiring ♥

Jocelyn x
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Jennifer said...

Stunning cards by all the DT, and I totally love the challenge theme too!!

Jennifer. x

Little K Smith said...

Fab challenge theme! Love it! And wonderful work from the DT as always too :)