Saturday, 1 September 2012

Penny Black Saturday - Buttons & Bows


Hello everyone, and welcome to another monthly Penny Black Saturday Challenge.  Sorry I'm running rather late today ... only managed to make my card this morning and then I had to go out this afternoon ...  so I'll get straight down to business. Thanks very much everyone for your fabulous creations in last month's challenge, and don't forget to check the main challenge blog to see if you are a winner!

This month's challenge theme is an easy peasy one ...

Buttons & Bows

and as always we have some fabulous prizes to give away to randomly drawn winners.

Crystal Wreath
3986J
$20 voucher

5 Packs of Buttons of the Winner's Choice

A4 Chipboard...Chipboard Cards...Tickets & Mannequins



Wow!!

In order to be eligible for any of these yummy prizes, don't forget you need to submit a new piece of work which uses a Penny Black image, large sentiment or stickeroo as its main focus.

All the rest of the DT have created some fabulous cards as always - don't forget to check them out. here's mine.


Stamps: Penny Black "Water Lily Skiing" (2063K); LotV sentiment circle;
Media: Promarkers and Flexmarkers;
Papers: LotV "Nitwits" collections - "Promises" and "Bonnets & Bowties";
Supplies: pearls from The Hobby House; buttons, twine and ribbon from my stash;
Tools: large, small and scalloped classic circle nestabilities; EK Success and Docrafts flower punches; Leone Em "Ash Branch" leaf punch; Martha Stewart "wildflowers" border punch.


Challeges:
Sparkles #35 - Nature
Cupcake #207 - Flowers (waterlily)
Southern Girls #52 - It's All About the Flora
Secret Crafter #201 - Animal Antics
Moving Along With The Times - Flying High
My Mum's #72 - All the three's 
(3 flowers, 3 buttons, pearls grouped in 3's)
Heck Of A Challenge #1 - Anything Goes
Simon Says - Anything Goes (2nd entry)

Better dash now ... time for dinner and the X Factor - hope to be back soon with some Christmas cards (at least, I hope it will be before Christmas lol!)

21 comments:

  1. I love your card Pauline. Fab image and colours.
    Lorraine x

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  2. So beautiful Pauline! Those papers are so pretty. Love all the detail.
    x

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  3. Beautiful card thank you for joining us at Cupcake this week
    louise xx

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  4. Such a pretty card Pauline! Lovely colours. Thanks for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck! Pami x

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  5. So beautiful card,I love the image and your papers.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  6. Hi Pauline,
    O, what a cutie. Your card is beautiful, love these colors.
    Have a great weekend.
    Hugs, yvon

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  7. such a sweet image and gorgeous creation, thank you so much for joining in with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx

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  8. This is so cute - love the image and fabulous colours and elements. Thanks for playing along with my challenge at MAWTT this week. Hugs, Claire x

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  9. This is so cute - love the image and fabulous colours and elements. Thanks for playing along with my challenge at MAWTT this week. Hugs, Claire x

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  10. Beautiful card Pauline, I like the sweet image, the colours and the layout, Thank you for joining in with us for our first challenge at Heck of a Challenge, Good Luck.
    Kevin xx

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  11. Oh WOW this is stunning, what a wonderful card, I love how you have the Butterfly outside the frame. Thanks for sharing with us on our Flying High Challenge on MAWTT this week, Hazelxox

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  12. Gorgeous Card Pauline, love the pretty colour and the image is just so sweet.
    thanks for taking part in the MAWTT challenge.
    Hugs Mau xx

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  13. Fabulous card!

    Thank you for joining in the fun at Sparkles monthly challenges for our * Nature * challenge.

    Hope you will join us again & good luck in the draw
    Hugs Shaz x

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  14. Very cute card! I love Penny Black, such fun lovely designer. Love the purple and blue tones to your card. Thanks for joining our flora challenge over at Southern Girls XOX Tania

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  15. Pauline this is gorgeous! love the soft colours. Thanks for joining us at MMCS. Joey x

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  16. one word BEAUTIFUL, thankyou for joining us at Heck of a challenge.xxx

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  17. Gorgeous coloring and details on this card. Thank you for playing along with the Anything Goes Challenge over on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

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  18. Gorgeous coloring and details on this card. Thank you for playing along with the Anything Goes Challenge over on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

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  19. Hello Pauline I'm sorry to say I haven't been over here for a while and I have been missing out!
    This is absolutley gorgeous!! love everything about it Hunny
    Thanks for joining us at Heck of a Challenge for our very first challenge I hope you will join us again soon and good luck
    Hugs Laurie
    PS I have gorgeous candy if you'd like to join in

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  20. Gorgeous, love the colours. Thanks for joining us at BunnyZoe.
    Hugs Tracy x

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  21. Such a lovely card. Thank you for joining us at Sparkles this time.
    Debbie x

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Thanks for looking, and for taking the time to leave a comment - I really appreciate it.
Pauline x