Saturday, 19 December 2009

Penny Black 80 & Sketch Saturday 82

Morning everyone, hope your all keeping warm in this chilly snowy weather...brrrhhh !!! Its so cold....but I guess we should expect is winter, lol
Well its time for another Penny Black Saturday Challenge....thanks to everyone for joining in last week..lots of fabulous red & gold creations from you all....and we all appreciate you taking the time to join in the fun in this busy time of year.

So onto this weeks challenge
A nice easy one to finish of the year...and what a year its been....lots of fabulous creations.
Thanks to all of you that have joined our challenges and a massive thanks aswell to all our sponsors with all your gorgeous prizes.

Another new image this week...and I've only had the chance to use it this week...don't you just love all the fabulous new PB stamps around at the moment.

Papers: Colourful Christmas ~ Winter Wonderland
Image: Snow Squad
Mediums: Pro Markers, Daimnod Dust, Spellbinders ~ Snowflake
Supplies: Ribbon, Flowers, Charm ~ Stash

We have another fabulous prize this week from a new sponsor

£10 gift voucher to spend at their online store.....and thats not all...they are giving everyone one of our readers a 10% life time discount..fabulous hey !! All you need to do is put in the following code: Penny Black.... so what are you waiting for !!

The Design Team have all worked their magic again this week and created fabulous inspiration for you all.

And thanks to Liz our Guest Designer for joining us with your wonderful creations for the month of December...its been a real pleasure having you join us.
And don't forget to look out for our new Guest Designer in January.
There's no challenge next weeks as Im sure you'll all agree the DT deserve a well earned rest and time to spend with their family....
Before I go I'd like to say a massive thanks to all the DT girls for all their hard work and dedication this year and for all your fabulous inspiration every week.
Have a fabulous weekend everyone
Well its another week for one of Jo's gorgeous sketches...and wow what a fabulous year its been...thanks Jo for all your hard work you put in each week with your gorgeous sketches for us truley are a very talented lady and a great friend.
So here's the last sketch for this year

I just love love this sketch and admit I have used it on loads on my Christmas cards since making this week.....I got out one of my favourite Magnolia christmas image from last year... I just love, love these cuties..

Oooppps !!! I've just realised that I've used the same colour combo and the same papers as my last card...oh what a wally !!! But you know I do love this colour combo for Christmas and especially with this fab image...oh well... hope you don't mind.

Card: Colourful Christmas ~ Winter Wonderland
Image: Magnolia
Mediums: Pro Markers
Supplies: Flowers, Pearls, Ribbon ~ Stash

We have another fabulous prize this week from the Fabulous Sandry Dry...yes Sandra who was a part of our DT...we miss you hun xxx

Sandra fabulous contribution for this weeks sketch ~ 6 of her gorgeous images from her site
The Design Team have all created fabulous inspiration for you all again this pop over and check it out....ans thanks to our December Guest Designer Squirrel for your stunning creations this month.

Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year
to you all
Keep safe and have fun
hugs to you all


  1. Lovely cards hun, I love the papers, gorgeous work! xxx

    big hugs COCO

  3. Oh two gorgeous cards, love them both.

  4. Gorgeous designs as always Tracie.
    Missing you and the rest of the wonderful Sketch Sat team too xxx
    Wishing you and yours a wonderful Christmas and New Year!!
    Sandra x

  5. I love your cards Tracie! Very beautiful. I have a DT call open right now for my new digi stamp site. I would love to see you try out if you are interested! Come check it out!


  6. Such gorgeous cards,Tracie!
    Hope you have had a wonderful christmas :)
    Whising you a happy and creative new year!
    Hugs from Maya :)

  7. Hello Tracie, I love both pretty cards and I love the colour combonation.


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

Happy Crafting
Tracie :)xx