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 21 November 2020

PBSC November - Anything Goes...Optional 'Bingo/Tic-Tac-Toe'...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 October's 'Anything Goes' (Optional 'Too Cute to Spook') challenge:

Helen B's favourite: #25 - TaeEun
Helen says: I love the soft colours of the inked background on TaeEun's card, and of course those cute critters!

Helen F's favourite: #18- Petra
Helen says: I love the way Petra's simple design complements her beautifully coloured little image! So sweet!!

Jenny's favourite: #11 - Dreja
Jenny says: I love all the fun detail and the cute, spooky critter! A beautiful design!

Milla's favourite: #10 - Loll
Milla says: Beautiful CAS design with gorgeous flowers, I absolutely love it!


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

The guest designer chosen from the GDT entries on last month's challenge is 

#1 - Ellie (we loved your other entries too!)

Congratulations Ellie! 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'

Pick any row, column or diagonal line...or if you're feeling really extra, go for a full house!

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 4th December.

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

Prize - $20 voucher!

So, now it's time for some inspiration, fisrtly, from our lovely Guest Designers for November, Doreen & Leslie:

Guest Designer - Doreen
Lots of Layers - Penny Black Stamped Image - Embossing

Guest Designer - Leslie M
Patterned Papers - Penny Black Stamped Image - Clean & Simple

And from our fabulous design team:

Helen B
Patterned Papers - Penny Black Stamped Image - Clean & Simple

Sparkle & Shine - Sentiment - Clean & Simple.


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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1 comment:

Ellibelle said...

Thank you so much for inviting me as a guest designer! Congrats on all the highlighted entries and beautiful DT work!