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 17 March 2018

PBSC March - Anything Goes...Optional Easter or Chocolate Brown - More Inspiration!

Happy Saturday everyone! 

We're back with some more inspiration for our current challenge, and the announcement of the DT favourites from last month's challenge!

Here are the DTs favourite projects from January's 'Anything Goes' challenge:

Babs' favourite:# 53 - Tammy

Babs says:I love the zesty colours papers. and layout, and the image is so adorable. 

Ger's favourite: #3 - Bonnie

Ger says: I loved the delicate colours and the sparkle of silver and glitter

Helen's favourite: #36 - Irene M

Helen says: I love the unusual shape of this adorable little step card...and of course that kitty in his oversized sweater!

Jacky's favourite: #27 - Lynne in NI
Jacky says: As soon as I saw this card it made me smile, I love the scene Lynne has created!

Jenny's favourite: #56 - Amy Marshall

Jenny says: Amy used a beautiful stained glass technique and I love the contrasting white flower die cut and splatter.

Lynda's favourite:  #61 - Helen F
Lynda says: I love the hand-drawn heart background so softly colored, with the vibrant hues so beautifully colored in the striking flower bouquet!

Sue's favourite: #32 - SWLDebbie

Sue says: I love the cute PB doggies and this one is beautifully colored.

Sylvie's favourite: #26 - JoanW
Sylvie says: I love the fun element of this card...and the CAS design!

Congratulations ladies - please grab our 'PBSC Favourite' badge for your blog!

And the guest designer chosen from the wonderful 'GDT' entries on last month's challenge is: 

Congratulations! Please email me (Helen) so that I can give you all the information you'll need...and don't forget to grab the 'Guest Designer' badge for your blog!

Ok, so now for some more inspiration for our current challenge, where the theme is:

'Anything Goes'
'Easter/Use Chocolate Brown'

As always the usual RULES apply, please make sure that the MAIN FOCUS OF YOUR PROJECT is one of the following: PENNY BLACK IMAGE, PENNY BLACK LARGE SENTIMENT, PENNY BLACK  DIE OR PENNY BLACK STICKEROO. 
New work only please and link back to the Penny Black Saturday Challenge in your blog post. You may enter our challenge as many times as you like, and there is no limit on how many challenges you may combine with ours.
All you need to do to enter is leave your name with a direct link to your entry (not just your blog, as this makes it easier for the DT to find your entry & comment) with Inlinkz so we can come and visit you. If you'd like to be considered for a Guest Designer spot on a future challenge, please add 'GDT' after your name on the link-up.
You can still play along if you don't have a blog, simply e-mail your entry to me (address in the sidebar) and I'll link it up for you so that you will be entered in the prize draw.
Entries not following these rules will not be eligible for the prize draw.

The challenge will close at 8pm (GMT) on Friday 6th April.

The prize for this challenge is provided by our generous sponsor:

Prize - $20 voucher!

So, now it's time for some more inspiration from the PBSC design team:

Gorgeous projects, I'm sure you'll agree..please click through to their own personal blogs (there's a link above each photo) and leave some love...we all love comments...right?!

You can add a link to your entries with the widget at the bottom of this post...and remember we have no limit of the number of times you can enter each of our challenges...all we ask is that you make sure each entry follows our simple rules before you link up.

Don't forget that i
f you'd like to be considered for a guest designer spot for a future challenge, please add 'GDT' after your name on the link-up.

Have a lovely weekend & enjoy the rest of the month!
Hugs from the PBSC Design Team xx


Irene said...

OH what a surprise to see my fat cat wobbel-step-card as one of your favorites, thank you so much and congrats to all the other ladies too, fabulous creations!!

xx Irene

Anonymous said...

What a great surprise! Thanks so much and congrats to the favorites.
x Daniela

Karen Petitt said...

Thank you for the challenge and your beautiful inspirations Karen x

Tammy said...

Thanks so much Bab's for choosing my card as your favorite, congrats to the others as well! Beautiful inspiration too!
Hugs, Tammy

Bonnie said...

I'm late to the party! Thanks for the shout out for my pastel snowflake card!