Saturday, September 25, 2010

Penny Black Saturday Challenge....Week 120

Morning folks....before you know Saturday is here and it's time for another challenge over at Penny Black Saturday.    We had a wonderful response to last week's challenge and lots of fabulous cards following Joey's sketch....big thank you to everyone who joined in the fun and a special thank you to our lovely guest designer...Kathy Racoosin for joining our happy little band of Penny Black lovers and sharing her fabulous inspiration with us all.
Sadly we are saying goodbye this week to our lovely teamie Janneke....we are so sorry to see her go but she wants to devote more time to her other hobby which is photography and we wish her all the best for the future and a big thank you for all the fabulous inspiration you have shared with us and for your contribution to the team.
But it's time to move on to this week's challenge and hope you will forgive us all for wishing for an...

(fat chance if the weather this week has been anything to go by...we can but dream)

Background created with TH Distress Inks...Scattered Straw...Wild Honey & Fired Brick
overstamped with icons from Penny Black: Salutations
Image: Penny Black....Sweet Catch
Ribbon: Fantastic Ribbons
Sentiment: TH Adage Tickets
Flowers: Prima
Brad from stash

And if my memory serves me right....didn't we used to have glorious weather in September away back in the good old days..evening barbecues and sitting outside until it got dark..relaxing with friends over a bottle of wine or two..oh happy days.  Here we are at the last weekend in September and I suppose it's too much to hope for some warm sunny weather....if the chilly winds and wet weather here are anything to go by Autumn has arrived and Winter isn't far behind.
We have 3 fabulous prizes this week for some lucky winners who will be chosen at random and announced next Saturday.....pop over to Penny Black Saturday for the details and check out who were last week's lucky winners....who knows it may just be you.
The Budster and I are off for our morning stroll......he's OK with his built in wrap around super toasty coat but I will have to resort to the Michelin Man doggy walking gear.     The Super Insulated Furry Boy will be back tomorrow to announce the winner of his little only have until midnight tonight to enter and just in case you thought I had forgotten.....
it's only.....
sleeps until the big day.

Can't wait to see all your fabulous creations this week and will be popping by to pay you all a visit.
Happy Crafting
Hugs Kath xxx


Christine B. said...

Goog morning Kath and Buddy. Its bright here this morning, but really cold. Your card as cheered me up this morning with its lovely design and colours. I love those lovely little hedgehogs. I hope you both enjoyed your morning stroll. Have a good weekend. Hugs x ChrisB

nnalorac said...

Morning Kath,Fabby card as always, if that doesn't take the sun out nothing will,we can only wish. Lovely colours and another PB cutie. Have a lovely weekend. nnalorac.xx

Pauline C said...

Beautiful card Kath - gorgeous soft colours and I really love those TH tickets - would love if you could advise me where theya re avaialble to buy :-) Have a great weekend
pauline x

petra,s cards said...

wauw i love it!
xx petra

Cynthia said...

Wonderful Indian Summer as well as the Xmas tree in the last post.
I will be removing my feedburner entry to your blog as I prefer to read your blog over my own blog....I am not going anywhere,,,just reading in by a different means and freeing up my email box...have a great Sat.

Dawn said...

Morniiiiing Kath
Brrrr! It's bloomin freezing up here! Can't beleieve summer has come and gone already!
Love your card, perfect colours and stamping as ever! Cute hedgie too!

Have a good weekend


weewiccababe said...

this is such a pretty card - now I have Indian Summer papers, and I now have a selection of PB stamped images, so I have no excuse other than time, will tie the kids to their beds this afternoon and get to it

Chris said...

Well I could go for an Indian Summer Kath...sun is shining here but it's oh soooo cold!!
Still mustn't grumble... the snow will be with us soon enough eh :D
Love your gorgeous card... so pretty and that stamp is fab missus.
Hope you are having a lovely weekend.
Chris xx

Suzie Q said...

Hi Kath,
what lovely warm colours you have used and cute image
Suzie Qx

coops said...

beautiful card kath.the colours are gorgeous and warm and fab image :)

xx coops xx

Shelly said...

Hi Kath! Love you card for this week's PBSC... the background you've created is stunning! Love the warm colours too. Enjoy your walk ;)
Hugs Shelly ;)

Linda said...

Oh this is so sweet! I love the image. I am up North at our cabin in WI and it is cold. The Loon is still here but I know she it getting ready to say good bye. It is going to get down to 32 tonight. We only have a small wood stove. I just hope the water pipe under the cabin doesn't freeze. We will be saying good bye to the cabin for the winter.
Have a great weekend and thanks for the cute card.

Little K Smith said...

Aaaww a totally yummy card Kath, just love the colours. Adore the little hedgie too!

Kat said...

Gorgeous card Kath, love the colours you've used. I agree it's certainly no Indian Summer here in the North East. Came home today to find two neighbours combining! After all that rain this week. I think the poor farmers are getting desperate now.

Kat xx

Macpurp said...

not sure what happened to our summer... hoped this month was gonna be lovely.

beautiful sunny card!

love teen xx

CraftyC said...

Its beautiful Kath, I love the colours!

Wrightboysmum said...

Love those Distress ink colours they are fabby.

Toucan Scraps said...

this is soooooooooooooo pretty

Jenny said...

Hi Kath, love the cheerful colours you have used and the layout.

KraftyKaren said...

Beautiful card Kath - that is such a sweet little stamp.

Anonymous said...

Hi Kath, this is a lovely card, the image is super and the colours are so bright and cheerful!


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