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 16 May 2020

PBSC May - Anything Goes...Optional 'Inspired by a Song'...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 April's 'Anything Goes' (Optional 'Use Ribbon or Twine') challenge:

Helen B's favourite: #31 - Jules

Helen says: I love the expression on the wee hedgie's face on Jules' card, and her colour and paper choice is perfect!

Jenny's favourite: #32 - Maura
Jenny says: I just love The black and white flowers against the gorgeous masked background. Love the splatters too!

Lorraine's favourite: #52 - Viv
Lorraine says: I love the clean design and fabulous stamp - A very pretty card.

Lynda's favourite: #20 - Angela
Lynda says: This is such a pretty little tag book, with pages of florals!

Milla's favourite: #1 - Emily

Milla says: I love everything about this card! The CAS design lets the beautiful watercoloured image shine and the sentiment stamped in gold on black is just perfect. Beautiful card!

Sylvie's favourite: #48 - Ellibelle
Sylvie says: The poppies on this card are so realistic...stunning card!
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: 

#5 - Bunny

Congratulations Bunny! 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'
'Inspired by a Song'

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 (BST) on Friday 5th June.

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

Prize - $20 voucher!

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

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Click here to enter


KandA said...

Thank you so much for letting me join you as guest designer for the May challenge. Such a great theme and your inspiration creations are all fabulous xx

Emily Shroom said...

Thanks Milla for selecting my card as your favourite, congrats to the other favourite picks, all such beautiful cards. And truly beautiful cards from the DT showcased here too!

Bunny said...

I'm excited to be an upcoming Guest Designer. Thank you very much. [Bunny]

Maura said...

Jenny - thanks so much for the shout-out!!!! Love Penny Black!!!!!!!!

Jules said...

Thank you so much for choosing my card Helen .. .. so many lovely entries for you to pick from. Congratulations to the other favourites and to Bunny for being a future guest designer.

Love Jules xx

Viv said...

Thank you Lorraine for choosing my card as your favourite - there were so many lovely entries so am honoured! Congrats to everyone else too!

Ellibelle said...

Thank you, Sylvie for selecting my poppies card as your favorite! How nice!! And congrats to the others!
Beautiful DT work as always!