Still Celebrating Spring At Penny Black And More

just a reminder that you still have plenty of time to play along with the ‘spring’ theme this month at the penny black and more challenge blog.

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i thought i’d use this adorable Penny Black wood stamp known as Plimsoll Pete wearing some cute boots. everything is painted with twinkling H2Os and i added a sentiment from the penny black clear set, garden friends.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, you’ll love the prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, Tattered Lace and Stix 2.

visit the blog for some creative inspiration by my teamies.

thanks for popping by.

All Things Spring At Penny Black And More

wow, it’s the first sunday of april already but that means it’s time for a fun new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; this month we’d like to see all things spring.

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i love this happy bunny, a penny black wood stamp called spring joy! as usual, i painted with twinkling H2Os, stamped the spring sentiment from the penny black clear set, garden friends, and added the die cut wishes from the penny black die set of the same name.

visit the blog for some creative inspiration from the team and to welcome our newest team member, Daniela.

remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and you’ll love the prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, Tattered Lace, Stix 2.

i’d like to submit this card to these challenges:
happy little stampers watercolour challenge: anything goes with an optional twist- rainbows
Sweet Stampers #5 – Easter or Spring
Little Red Wagon – #387 – Something that Hops
Alphabet Challenge – B for Bunnies
Simon Says Work it Wednesday March 2017 – Spring Has Sprung
As You Like It Challenge – Favourite Colouring Medium (and Why): my favourite are watercolour paints, especially twinkling H2Os; i love the shimmer, i love mixing colours, and i love losing myself in the painting process.

thanks for popping by.

Anything Goes Continues At Penny Black And More

we’re halfway through this month’s anything goes theme at the penny black and more challenge blog so i created an easter card for my daughter and of course it had to feature bunnies.

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i painted these cute penny black ‘egg hunting’ bunnies with Twinkling H2Os and painted the stripes with Sennelier watercolour paints.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, you’ll love the prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Marianne Designs, Fantastic Ribbons, and Chalkola.

visit the blog for some creative inspiration by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this card to these challenges:

HLS March Watercolour Challenge – anything goes
Card Mania #90 – Pastel Colours
Deep Ocean Challenge #150 – Dots and/or Stripes

thanks for popping by.

Anything Goes At Penny Black And More

it’s hard to believe it’s the first sunday of march already, but it’s time for a fun new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog and this month it’s ‘anything goes’ as long as the focal point is hand stamped.

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i used one of the cat images from the penny black ‘it’s your day’ clear stamp set, painted with twinkling H2Os; i added pink stickles to the icing and cut the tags with a paper smooches tag die.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, you’ll love the prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Marianne Designs, Fantastic Ribbons, and Chalkola.

visit the blog for some creative inspiration by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this tag to the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge – Tag You’re It.

thanks for popping by.

Favourite Stamps At Penny Black And More

we’re halfway through this month’s challenge to use your favourite stamps at the penny black and more challenge blog; i have too many favourites but i do love the mice and especially this one.

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i watercoloured the background and sweet penny black 1652J cheesecake wish image with twinkling H2Os and popped it on foam tape.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, you’ll love the prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love, Stamp Addicts and Sizzix.

visit the blog for some creative inspiration by my teamies.

thanks for popping by.

Favourites At Penny Black And More

it’s hard to believe it’s the first sunday of february already, but it’s time for a fun new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; this month we’d like you to use your favourite stamps.

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i have so many but i narrowed it down to this bunny from the penny black 30-021 garden friends clear stamp set. i created a 3 inch card, watercoloured with twinkling H2Os and drew in the spots of my adorable rainbow bridge grand bunny; such a big personality in that sweet little bunny!

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, you’ll love the prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love, Stamp Addicts and Sizzix.

visit the blog to see which stamps are my teamies’ favourites.

thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More Mid January

we’re halfway through this month’s ‘anything goes’ theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; my DT creation is a valentine card for my husband.

 

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i watercoloured this cute hedgie from the penny black hugs! stamp set, stamped the sentiment from the penny black ‘every which way’ set and added the border, die cut with the penny black creative die, heart string. i added stickles around the edge of the image panel.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, you’ll love the prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, Tattered Lace.

visit the blog for some creative inspiration by my teamies.

thanks for popping by.

Good News!

It’s time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog and we’ve got a really easy one for you this month – it’s anything goes! As long as your focal point is a hand stamped image, large sentiment/quote or a penny black stickeroo.

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I water coloured these cute hedgies from the good news! Wood Stamp in twinkling H2os and added stickles to the bees and flowers.

i hope you’ll play along for fun and a chance to be a future guest designer or win a fabulous prize from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, tattered lace.

visit the blog for some creative inspiration by my teamies.

This is a scheduled post as I am recuperating from surgery so it may take me time to get around to commenting.

thanks for popping by.

A Teeny Tiny Wish

there’s still plenty of time to join the december penny black and more challenge where we’d like you to use black and white plus one other colour this month.

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i coloured this cute cat from the penny black ‘in the garden’ clear stamp set with twinkling H2Os, not a lot of colouring needed, stamped a sentiment from the penny black ‘tiny wishes’ stamp set and added glossy accents to the ladybug.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Marianne, Crafty Ribbons.

visit the blog to see the rest of the team’s fabulous creations.

thanks for popping by.

Black And White Plus One At Penny Black And More

it’s the first sunday of december and we’ve got an easy theme for you this month at the penny black and more challenge blog; we’d like you to use black and white plus one other colour while, as always, using a stamped image or large sentiment/quote as the focal point – the only exception is penny black stickeroos.


i created a birthday card to send to my dad who will be celebrating his 92nd birthday in early january.

the Penny Black Christmas Park wood stamp was heat embossed with black embossing powder and then i sponged the sky with blue distress inks and added some falling snow.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Marianne, Crafty Ribbons and a stamp from teamie Sam.

visit the blog to see how the rest of the design team has interpreted this challenge.

thanks for popping by.

Anything Christmas at Penny Black And More

we’re halfway through this month’s ‘anything christmas’ theme at the penny black and more challenge blog and my DT creation is a shaker tag using a penny black stickeroo.

i was inspired by Ardyth Percy-Robb’s cute tag on day 10 of the 25 Days of Christmas Tags.

i coloured the background with distress inks, embossed with taylored expressions snowflake embossing folder, added some stampendous snow and finished it off with a blue ribbon and some silver twine. the blue glitter paper was cut with a lawn fawn tag die.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love and Crafty Ribbons.

i’m also submitting this to the blue theme challenge at crafty ribbons.

visit the blog for some fabulous holiday inspiration by my teamies. thanks for popping by.

Happy Halloween

i’m popping in just to remind you that you still have time to play along with us at the penny black and more challenge blog using this photo:

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this is another of the cute images from the penny black halloween critters clear stamp set that i watercoloured with twinkling H2Os.

remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, or penny black stickeroos, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, Stamp Addicts.

visit the blog to see some fabulous creations by my teamies and how they were inspired by the photo.

thanks for popping by.

I Love Fall At Penny Black And More

it’s the first sunday of the month and we have a beautiful photo to inspire you to play along with us this month at the penny black and more challenge blog:

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i watercoloured the sky and this little cutie from the penny black halloween critters clear stamp set with twinkling H2Os. the my favorite things grass border and banner, stamped with a lawn fawn sentiment, were all attached to the darice fall leaf embossed background that was coloured with distress inks.

remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, or penny black stickeroos, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, Stamp Addicts.

visit the blog to see some fabulous creations by my teamies and how they were inspired by the photo.

thanks for popping by.

Just A Note

it’s the first sunday of september and we’ve got a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; this month we’d like you to add a sentiment to your stamped focal point.

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i watercoloured this cute bunny from the penny black ‘garden friends’ clear stamp set and used two penny black sentiments: thank you from the salutations set and just a note from the tiny wishes set; i used a stitched MFT die-namics die to frame everything.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Sizzix, Sam, Marianne.

visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies. thanks for popping by.

Cuddly Mice

i’m popping in just to remind you that you still have plenty of time to play along with us at the penny black and more challenge blog for the ‘anything goes with a stamp’ theme.

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as usual, i watercoloured these sweet mice (30-020 hugs!) with twinkling H2Os, added stickles to the flower centre and painted the die cut sentiment (51-036 wishes) .

i hope you’ll join us and remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love,  Crafty Ribbons, Stix.

visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this to these challenges:
simon says stamp: Work it Wednesday July 2016! use august birthstone peridot

thanks for popping by.

Hello Bunnies!

it’s the first sunday of a new month and we’ve got another very easy theme for you this month at the penny black and more challenge blog; it’s anything goes! but of course that means the usual rules apply – your focal point must be a hand stamped image from any company.

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i watercoloured this adorable penny black bunny image with twinkling H2Os, added flower soft to the tail and stickles to the flower centres.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love,  Crafty Ribbons and Stix 2.
visit the blog for some inspiration by my teamies. thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More July

it’s the first sunday of a new month so it’s time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; we have an easy one for you – anything goes with a stamp.

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i watercoloured this sweet teddy image from the penny black clear stamp set ‘a bear of all trades’ 30-108 with twinkling H2Os.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Sizzix, Stamp Addicts, Crafty Ribbons.
visit the blog for some fabulous creations by the rest of the team.  thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More June 2016 – Flower Power

it’s the first sunday of a new month so it’s time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; this month, it’s flower power.

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i watercoloured this penny black ‘centrepiece’ cling stamp with twinkling H2Os, added some yellow stickles to the centres and finished it off with the penny black dots & swirls die cut border. As always, we have some fabulous prizes from some generous sponsors: Penny Black, Sizzix, Stamp Addicts, Crafty Ribbons.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image.

visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies. thanks for popping by.

Anything Goes At Penny Black And More In May

it’s the first sunday of the month so it’s time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; this one is an easy 0ne – anything goes, as long as the focal point is a hand stamped image or large sentiment.

i was lucky enough to receive this adorable penny black hedgie stamp from my team mate Sam so i made a set of six cards featuring this little cutie; four of one design and two of another since i ran out of paper.

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i watercoloured with twinkling H2Os and added stickles to the flower centres.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love, Crafty Ribbons, Sam.

visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies. thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More Mid Month Reminder – Birthdays!

i’m popping in with a reminder that we’re midway through the birthday theme at the penny black and more challenge blog, so why not get out those penny black stamps, ink them up and join us!

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i watercoloured this cute hedgie image from the penny black ‘wonderful’ set with twinkling H2Os and used a sentiment from the ‘sweet wishes’ set.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, Be Creative, Stix 2.
visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.
thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More April 2016 – Birthdays!

it’s the first sunday of april and i know i say this all the time, but where does the time go? we have a new theme this month at the penny black and more challenge blog – we’d like you to create a birthday project!

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i used this cute hedgie image from the penny black ‘wonderful’ clear set, watercoloured with twinkling H2Os and used some MFT dies to create a tag card with a pocket in the front.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Lets Create, ‘be Creative!’ and Sizzix.
visit the blog for some fabulous creations by the rest of the design team. thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More Feature a Creature Reminder

i’m just popping in with a reminder that you still have time to play along with our feature a creature theme this month at the penny black and more challenge blog for a chance to win some fabulous prizes.

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i used a different image from the penny black chick to chick clear stamp set and a sentiment from the garden friends – watercoloured it with twinkling H2Os as usual and also used my twinks to create the yellow background. i added glossy accents to the ladybug and wink of stella to the egg.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image.

visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this card to these challenges:
Animal Friends Challenge #36 Easter (must have an animal)
Noor! Designs UK #16 Clean and Simple
One Crazy Stamper Anything Goes (no digital images allowed)
Simon Says Stamp – Cute and Cuddly
Critters and Creatures Linky Party 2 – March – anything goes

thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More Feature a Creature

it’s hard to believe it’s the first sunday of march already, but it’s time for a fun new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; this month we’d like for you to ‘feature a creature.’

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i watercoloured this cute penny black image from the chick to chick clear stamp set with twinkling H2Os and i created the yellow mat with my twinks too.

remember, your focal point has to be a stamped image or large sentiment; no digis please and a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image. as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, Marianne Designs and two DT members, Sam and Mervi, have prizes on their blogs too. visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this card to these challenges:
Hiding in my Craft Room spring colours
Brown Sugar No. 188 – Cute and Cuddly
4 Crafty Chicks #288 Easter
Craft Rocket Challenges Feathers and/or Fur
Addicted to Stamps and More #183 Holiday
ABC Challenge C is for Cute – you choose anything Cute!
One Crazy Stamper Anything Goes (no digital images allowed)

thanks for popping by.

Heart Bubbles

i’m just popping in with a reminder that you still have plenty of time to play along with us at the penny black and more challenge blog for the anything goes with a stamp and a die(s) theme this month.

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i used sizzix ticket dies to cut the image and mat, watercoloured this cute hedgie from the penny black every which way clear stamp set with winsor & newton watercolour paints and twinkling H2Os. the heart bubbles were made dimensional with viva decor glass effect gel.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love, Stix2 and Crafty Ribbons.

visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies. thanks for popping by.

Hugs And Love

it’s the first sunday of the month and time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog and it’s a very easy one! we’d like to see anything goes with a stamp and a die(s).

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i watercoloured this cute hedgie from the penny black clear stamp set hugs! with twinkling H2Os and i used a couple of dies: my favorite things stitched circle, my favorite things scalloped border and spellbinders petite scallop circle.

i used my scor-pal and followed this flap fold card tutorial by Julie Davison on splitcoastampers; i changed the orientation of the images and added designer paper to the top fold.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love, Stix2 and Crafty Ribbons.
visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

i’m playing along with these challenges:
Sweet Stampin all you need is love
Ellie’s Critters and Creatures #1 – Anything goes with an animal
Scor-Pal – “More Than One Score” #23 – Pink or Blue It’s Up to You!
Noor! Designs UK #15 Love
One Crazy Stamper Anything Goes (no digital images allowed)
kathy’s 30 day colouring
Simon Says Stamp – Have A Heart

thanks for popping by.

Sweet Dreams – Penny Black And More Mid January Reminder

i’m popping in just to remind you that you still have plenty of time to play along with us at the penny black and more challenge blog for the ‘one for the girls’ theme.

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i watercoloured this cute mimi sweet dreams image with twinkling H2Os and used two penny black dies to die cut some coordinating papers: heart string, texting.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafty Ribbons, Be Creative. Visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this to these challenges:
bunny zoe’s january challenge – hearts

thanks for popping by.

Bonjour! Penny Black And More January 2016

it’s the first sunday of the month so it’s time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog; this month we’d like you to create ‘one for the girls.’

i’ve used this cute penny black mimi stamp, thank you anne, called bonjour! and, as usual, i watercoloured with twinkling H2Os.

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i used an older cuttlebug embossing folder and sanded the core-dinations paper, added a my favorite things notebook die tag and daisy, also watercoloured with twinkling H2Os, and an elizabeth craft die cut hello.

i hope you’ll play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some great prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Be Creative, Crafty Ribbons.
visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this card to these challenges:
Noor! Designs UK Anything Goes
One Crazy Stamper Anything Goes (no digital images allowed)

thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More December – Anything Goes With A Stamp

it’s the first sunday of the month and time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog and it’s a very easy theme this month – anything goes with a stamp!

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i decided to continue my christmas card making; i designed this card and made a set for my daughter. this adorable image, from the penny black clear stamp set ‘jolly friends’ 30-058 was watercoloured with twinkling H2Os and of course i added stickles on the ground and around the tab.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from Penny Black, Sizzix, Stamp Addicts.

visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More Mid November – Anything Christmas

i’m popping in just to remind you that you still have plenty of time to play along with us at the penny black and more challenge blog for the ‘anything christmas’ theme.

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i watercoloured this tiny snowman image from the penny black clear stamp set called christmas every day with twinkling H2Os.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Crafts U Love, and Crafty Ribbons.
visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.
i’d also like to submit this tag to these challenges:
One Crazy Stamper – November Challenge — Christmas/Winter
Sweet Stampin’ – WRAP UP WARM
Simon Says Stamp – Christmas
thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More November – Anything Christmas

i know i keep saying this, but i don’t know where the time goes! it’s the first sunday of the month and time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog – this month we’d like to see anything christmas with stamping.

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i used this fun image from the penny black stamp set ‘jolly follies’ that was a birthday gift – thank you so much anne! as usual, i watercoloured with twinkling H2Os.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from:
Penny Black
Crafts U Love
Crafty Ribbons
 visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More Mid October – Autumn Colours

i’m back with a reminder that you still have plenty of time to play along with this month’s autumn colours theme at the penny black and more challenge. i made another halloween card; it’s one of the few times of the year that i use orange, my least favourite colour. :)

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i watercoloured the sky and this cute little hedgie from the penny black ‘scary halloween’ clear stamp set with twinkling H2Os and matted it on a die cut white stitched circle, sponged with seedless preserves distress ink. the image is popped on foam tape against the textured orange cardstock, embossed with the darice fall leaf embossing folder. the sentiment is from the ‘trick or treat’ set.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, PPR Papercrafts, Marianne Designs. visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this card to these challenges:
simon says stamp monday – wonderful watercolour
kathy’s 30 day colouring challenge
noor! design uk challenge 11 – halloween/autumn
one crazy stamper – Christmas/Halloween/Fall
thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More October – Autumn Colours

it’s the first sunday of the month and time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog – this month we’d like you to use autumn colours.

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i created this scene with images from the penny black ‘scary halloween’ clear stamp set, masked a moon from a die cut circle and watercoloured everything with twinkling H2Os as usual. i added some dots for star and three clear sequins.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny Black, Marianne Design and Yours and Mine Paper Crafts. visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

i’d like to submit this card to these challenges:
kathy’s 30 day colouring challenge
virginia’s view challenge 19 – all things coloured
noor! design uk challenge 11 – halloween/autumn
one crazy stamper – Christmas/Halloween/Fall

thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More Mid September – Anything Goes

this is just a reminder that you still have plenty of time to play along with us at the penny black and more challenge blog and the very easy anything goes! theme.

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i watercoloured this cute penny black hedgie wood stamp, ‘yearning’ with twinkling H2Os. the cute photo corner grunge die is a gift, thank you daniela!

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from:
Penny Black
Stix 2
Sizzix
be sure to visit the blog for some fabulous creations by my teamies.

thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More September – Anything Goes

it’s the first sunday of the month and time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog – this month our theme is anything goes!

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i watercoloured this cute little hedgie from the penny black clear stamp set ‘tiny wishes’ with twinkling H2Os and used the sentiment from the clear set ‘wonderful.’

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from:
Penny Black, All Occasion Dies, Stix 2, and Pair of tickets to the NEC Hobbycraft show in November (worth £25
visit the blog for some lovely creations by my teamies.

thanks for popping by.

Penny Black And More August – Summer Flowers

it’s the first sunday of the month and time for a new theme at the penny black and more challenge blog – this month we’d like to see some summer flowers.

penny black hedgie with flowers

i watercoloured this cute little hedgie from the penny black ‘tiny wishes’  clear stamp set with watercolour pencils, watercolour paints and twinkling H2Os; the marianne flowers were die cut and sponged with distress inks.

i hope you’ll come and play along – remember, you can use any company’s stamp for your focal point, just no digis please; a future guest designer will be selected from those who use a PB image and as always, there are some fabulous prizes to be won from: Penny BlackAll Occasion DiesCrafts U LoveMarianne Design.

visit the blog for some fabulous creations by the rest of the design team. thanks for popping by.