Saturday, 24 January 2009

Penny Black 33 ~ Frame It + Sketch Saturday 35

Hi everyone, hope you're all well and had a good week.

Well it's that time again for Penny Black and before I tell you about this weeks challenge, I'd like to say a massive thank you to everyone who joined us last week - wow wow wow I was overwhelmed with the response to our Dotty challenge - and it was so great to visit you all and see all your gorgoeus creations.

Thanks you so much to you all for your support and dedication in our challenges.

Well here's this weeks challenge:

We want to see you feature a frame in your work, of course you can create anthing you like ~ card, atc, altered arts ~ the choice is yours ~ Just have FUN !!!

Although I came up with this theme/or was it Tracy ~ oh I can't remember.... anyway I found it a little tricky at first and thought OMG what have I done setting this challenge ..... but after a little thinking and playing around I got there - thanks to my faithful Cuttlebug & Nestabilities...

I'm afrad I cheated this week and used a sticker... come to think of it I think I used one last week ~ oh well it made my card a little quicker..... and I just love these cute froggies...
I'm so excited as we have a New Sponsor this week

We have $15 voucher for 1 lucky winner
they are also offering 10% DISCOUNT to all entries of our challenge between Sat 24th - Fri 30th
All you have to do is quote this code: PB10
If you haven't visited there store you will be amazed, they have a fabulous range of gorgoeus crafting goodies and of course our favourite Penny Black stamps, so pop over and take a peek.... and take advantage of your 10% discount...

Don't forget to pop over and see all the gorgoeus work form the Design Team this week ~ they truely are inspirational..... way to go girls !!!!

Papers: Local Craft Shop ~ Sorry Don't know the name of them !!
Image: PB ~ Stickaroo
Supplies: Lace ~ Hobby Crafts: Flowers, Buttons, Ribbon ~ Poppicrafts


Hi everyone, wow what a fabulous response to Jo's sketch last week - I guess you all loved it as much as I did ~ Thanks to everyone who joined in.
Well we have a wonderful treat for you this week as this weeks sponsor is Emma Lockley ~ Stamping Up Demonstrator. And here's the gorgeous prize:

And not only that ~ Emma is offering 10% off to everyone (excluding P&P) for this week only, all the details can be found on Sketch Saturday.

Well here's this weeks fabulous sketch ~ Oh wow Jo you truely are amazing and one very talented lady........

Oh I had so much fun with this week's sketch and thought I'd ink up my new stamp Daisy ~ Sugar Nellie, that can be found at Funky Kits, isn't she a cutie.....

All embellishments (apart from the lace) is from Poppicrafts ~ just love these new spacers.

Papers: Basic Grey ~ Sugared
Image: Daisy ~ Sugar Nellie
Medium: Pro Markers
Suppliers: Lace ~ Hobby Crafts: Flowers, Spacer, Ribbon ~ Poppicrafts

Well I have to work again today, so will pop over and see you all later.

Have a great day and thanks for stopping by.


  1. Wow Tracie your cards are really beautiful, i love all the detail and the gorgeous colours you have used. that frog is so sweet.
    hope you have a lovely weekend
    Tracy x

  2. Two beautiful cards as always your card are alway so inspirational
    Wendy x

  3. Stunning Works hun *g*
    I like the PB Frog, its so sweet!


  4. 2 brilliant cards again dear, I love the beautiful soft colours you have used on the PB card, and the embellies are perfect. The SS card is so cute you have coloured Daisy so perfectly
    big hugs and a happy weekend dear
    Jacqui x

  5. Oh they are both gorgeous Tracie, the images are so sweet and I love the pretty papers and embellies.
    Have a great weekend. Debbie x

  6. tracie , these are such pretty cards ~lovely delicate papers and beautiful colouring!!~just gorgeous!
    vanessa xx

  7. Beautiful cards tracie, have a great weekend.

    jackie x

  8. Two fantastic cards here hun! I love the PB one it looks so dainty, gorgeous! xxx

  9. gorgeous cards Tracie and love your PB one this week...the pastel colours and that cute image...have a great weekend

  10. 2 really gorgeous cards. Lovethe soft shade of pink on your PB card and that little frog is gorgeous!!!!
    I adore Daisy, she is just so beautiful. Love all the details on your card (I also am loving the fab spacers) you always make such pretty cards
    Have a fab weekend

  11. Tracie these cards are just so gorgeous!
    Love your beautiful papers. Such lovely detail. They are so perfect in every way!
    kim x

  12. 2 more adorable cards Tracie - gorgeous compositions and colouring, and all in my fave colour scheme:-) they look so pretty and spring-like - love it! have a good weekend hun
    Pauline x

  13. Gorgeous cards Tracie, love them both :)
    Hugs, Marlene x

  14. Super card Tracie! You've colored that image so wondefully and the papers and embellies are lovely. Have a great day! Hugs Jeanette

  15. two gorgeous cards Tracie I love your colouring and layouts hugs Jill x

  16. I love your Pb card. Those frogs are too cute! I like the softness of the colors.


  17. Two beautiful cards! Pascale :)

  18. oh Tracie your cards are very gorgeous and very nice colouring !!!
    hugs coco

  19. Both these Cards are Brilliant! Lovely Fresh and Spring like!

    Suze x

  20. beautiful cards! i love the pale pink frame you used.

    love tina x

  21. Such pretty cards Tracie - love the soft colours you've used on them!
    Helen x

  22. ooooo beautiful cards tracie. hugs rachxx

  23. Your cards are sooo` beautiful`...
    hope your enjoying your weekend:)~X~

  24. Wonderful cards the cute frog image and you have coloured Daisy perfectly.
    Have a nice Sunday.
    Carole x

  25. Love your springy frog card (wish they'd make that one into a stamp) :) the frame and pearls are lovely on it and your sugar nellie card is beautiful too!

  26. Lovely cards Tracie, love the frog image and your colours are beautiful together. Keep inspiring us!!


  27. Oh my goodness Tracie what gorgeous cards you have been making. What a generous and fabulous prize through Sketch Saturday i am sure going to enter this week, for the chance to win such lovely goodies. Thank you for your inspiration! hugs Linda x

  28. Hi hun, love your two cards, the papers are fabulous and your cute images have been beautifully coloured
    hope you have a lovely day
    hugs Gill x

  29. Tracie these are both so sweet!! Love the papers you've used, the image and the sticker and those gorgeous flowers. Just gorgeous both of them!! Love how you've framed the frog, that's just the most gorgeous colour pink. Love them!!


  30. Two beautiful cards. Youmust be the queen of pastel shades... your cards are so lovely when you use them.
    Sandra xx

  31. Utterly breathtaking .. both of them. I am loving the soft pinks you are using Tracie - so adorable

    hugs Bev x

  32. Great card! Love the spacers in the flowers! I like the image you used and the colors are very sweet!


  33. Funny little frog =)
    Great cards and lovley colors.

    xoxo Arwen


Thanks for taking the time to stop by, your comments are very much appreciated.

Happy Crafting
Tracie :)xx