Saturday, February 7, 2009

Penny Black Saturday Challenge - Week 35

Morning all you Penny Black lovers out there.....another fabulous response to last week's challenge ...loved all your gorgeous circle cards and lots from folks who had never attempted one before....well done everybody.

The challenge this week on Penny Black Saturday is


and very are probably all frantically making your valentine cards
for the ones you love......
and we have a fabulous prize for 2 lucky winners this week
the latest Word Book Collection download
kindly sponsored by Anice
a printable page for each alphabet letter...A to Z
and numbers 0 to 9
and 6 matching papers
Anice from "Funky Hand" has agreed to choose the winners this week.
I am lucky enough to be on the Funky Hand Design Team and loved this collection the moment I saw it..and have had great fun playing with it and of course...just had to use the papers for this week's card.
Papers: "Huge Funky Love"
Image: Penny Black....Hugs Collection
Frame: Nestabilities Label One
Sentiments: American Crafts Thickers
Can't wait to see all your love and romance inspired cards this week....will be paying you a visit.
Toodle...oo for now.....can you believe I am still painting....yes I fear the brush is now moulded to my hand. Can I see the end of the road...well yes...but a few miles to go yet. Catch up with you all later...
Hugs Kath xxxxx


  1. Oh i love your cute Card. The mices are soooo sweet.
    Great Work!


  2. Fab Romance card Kath! I love those little mice, so sweet! Great papers too! I'm gonna get on and do a card for my hubby this week, great challenge!

  3. good luck with the painting!
    I am looking at the hallway thinking it needs doing. but it will wait till its warmer.
    This is such a beautiful card. very sweet.
    Budster enjoying the snow?
    love Tina.xx

  4. Gorgeous card kath, and brilliant example of what you can do with this week's prize - fab! Have a great weekend
    Pauline x

  5. Fabulous card Kath so cute and gorgeous ,love it hugs Dawnxxx

  6. Your card is `gorgeous` Kath hope your enjoying your weekend:)~X~

  7. Good luck with the painting dear, what a fabulous card you have produced here just receied the latest Funky Hands CD going to have a good look through it later.
    ugs Jacqui x

  8. Another gem of a card Kath, Love the new download for the prize too! hugs Pascale :)

  9. This is sooo cute! I especially love all the different styles of text x

  10. Hi Kath!! thanks for stopping by The Pink Elephant!! We are so happy to hear you will join us on Monday!!


  11. So adorable - love that image Kath

    hugs Bev x

  12. I just adore your cards and so I have left you something on my card blog!! Go see!

  13. Great card! Love the colors and the dp.


  14. gorgeous card Kath love the papers you have used and the image is so sweet
    hope your having a good weekend
    Tracy x

  15. Oh Kath I just love this card. You've coloured that image so beautifully! I love the little touches that you add to your cards such as the brackets of the i. Never think of things like that, me!

    Can't believe I used the same image - it wasn't intentional it's just such a lovely image for a romantic card. Those ickle mice are adorable. x

  16. Great image! I love the polka dots!

  17. Gorgeous Kath, i want to do this challenge and TYI as well! it's been so manic here the last few days!! now MIL is coming to dinner today, so i may need to craft later to regain my sanity!!...enjoy the rest of your weekend :)

    Carol x

  18. Gorgeous card Kath, the image is perfect fo this weeks challenge and I love the layout and the fab papers. Debbie x

  19. Kath this is so cute! I love the papers and colours and these Nesties are fab too! I hope you're having a great weekend! xx

  20. lovely card:)
    like how you used the frames on the picture and word love.

  21. Another beauty Kath, you really do make some gorgeous cards hun

  22. Hi Kath and Buddy (ahw your dog is so cute!),

    Thanks for dropping by on my blog.
    I really love your card and the penny black image!

    Have a really nice day and a little hug for Buddy (oh I'm afraid I'm falling in love with him, lol)

  23. cute is this card?! Love the papers too!
    Helen x

  24. This is gorgeous Kath and what a fab prize up for grabs too.

  25. Just darling! I love mice images only.

  26. Such a sweet card, Kath! Your coloring is always right on! Just beautiful!
    Blessings, Maria

  27. my favourite colourways...stunning card as always

    jackie xx

  28. Lovely card Kath...and great snowy pictures!
    Carole x

  29. I have this stamp Kath and love it - been checking in on your blog regularly now - love your work - Your cards are exactly the kind that I would love to make

    Eliz aka Stressed mother