Monday 18 March 2013

Still time to join in

A very good morning to you all, just popping in with a reminder about this month's 'One for the Boys' theme and a little bit more inspiration from the DT who have some wonderful creations to share with you.

If you have not already done so then there is still plenty of time to join in, or you might fancy entering again or even a third time to increase your chances of winning one of the fab prizes on offer again this month.

Here's what the DT have made to inspire you..................................

using "absolutely silly about you" No.1578K

using PB flowers sweet 30-096 and sentiment from PB salutations 30-014

using PB 1658L "Cheesecake message" and for the sentiment PB 3942F "live life"

Penny Black's " dash" 3846K

Using Penny Black Miniful 4220K

Penny black - Prank Call - 1682K

Thank you guy's your a great team.

Sunday 3 March 2013

March challenge

Good Morning and a very warm welcome to our March challenge here at Penny Black and More and this month we would like to see......................

********One for the Boys********

As always please feel free to create whatever you like, be it a card, tag, gift box etc., all you need to remember is you can use any make of stamp which must be the focal element of your card but we do not allow digi images (any entries using them will be discounted).

Our lovely sponsors this month are............................

Pretty Little Ribbons who are offering this wonderful collection of ribbons:

The Pretty Little Ribbon Shop is an online store supplying a large selection of ribbons, twine, embellishments and much more for all of your crafting needs.  This month we have many reductions for a limited period on buttons and button twine, bakers twine, satin and grosgrain ribbons while stocks last so it's a good time to stock up on all those crafting essentials.  Free postage on all UK orders over £25 - International orders will receive the equivalent discount.

Our lovely sponsors

Penny Black's lovely new Spring collection of stamps are proving very popular and this week they introduced four more clear sets.....................

a little sneak peak!

You can see the full range of all their Spring 2013 stamps here and if you can also sigh up the their newsletter here you will be amongst the first to get all the news and updates about new products. 

Here are the prizes they are generously giving away this month:

Next another regular sponsor Crimson Cloud who have recently uploaded many of the new Spellbinder products to their website.

Crimson Cloud is a mother/daughter venture - a way to indulge our joint passion of card making and crafting. We only sell products that we have tried, tested and love using. We have developed our own exclusive range of digital stamps, svg files and "Make Your Own Card" kits which reflect our styles of card making - and hopefully yours too! And the fabby prize 3 sets of die cuts of winners choice

The prize for our special section for an entry using a Penny Black image.

And a new special prize........we will be on the look out during the month for someone to join us as a Guest Designer, no need for you to do anything as we will sending our talent scouts, aka the DT to make their selection from all entries during the month.

Now for some inspiration and to begin with we are pleased to welcome two Guest Designers this month and first is my teamie from Allsorts:

And the entrant selected from our January challenge who we are really pleased to invite as our Guest is:

Using Penny Black 40-194 Go Wild

Using PB 3782J Lazy Days

using Penny Black 'a bear of all trades' 30-108

Using PB Love London 30-093

using Penny Black "tulip jungle 2300K"

Using Penny Black 40-020 Fly Away

Using Penny Black Hedge-word 4060K

Made using 3777H  - Hook, Line & Sinker

Now it's over to you, have fin with this months theme and we look forward to seeing all your entries.