Saturday, June 22, 2013

Happy Birthday - Dynamic Duos #58

Hey, it's Saturday...finally!  It's time for Dynamic Duos #58 color challenge.  Take a look at the colors Lesley chose for us this week.
I have to admit, when I first saw this combo I thought of autumn.  Very rich, warm earth tones.  But since summer just arrived, I'm not ready for autumn yet!  So I used the colors with a nice bright white cardstock for a light summery feel.

I was happy to get the chance to use my Stampin' Up! tangerine tango embossing powder.  For so long I had only neutral embossing powders - what was I thinking?  When SU introduced these fun bright colors, I had to snap them up!
Anyway, I colored in just a few hearts and loops with my cajun craze marker.  The sentiment is embossed in white. Then I added a few pearls and popped up the sentiment panel with foam tape.
I hope you'll play along with us this week.  Each week I'm so amazed at all of the beautiful entries in our challenges.  I would love to see what you create!
Thanks for taking a look today.





Supplies list ~
Card stock: white (PTI), cajun craze (SU)
Ink: cajun craze (SU), versamark (Tsukineko)
Stamps: quilled elegance (PTI)
Other: tangerine tango & white embossing powder (SU), white pearls (Recollections)

9 comments:

  1. So pretty! Love the embossed sentiment.

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  2. I didn't know I loved that color combo until I saw your card. Susie, that is just beautiful! Absolutely love it with the white.

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  3. Beware coloured embossing is addictive lol. This is stunning Susie, what a fabulous combo of colour!

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  4. What a pretty & elegant swirly stamp. I love that embossing powder too. So perfect for the challenge!

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  5. love, love, love this Susie - I really like the stamp you used.

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  6. Love this! I had forgotten that SU had that colour in the embossing powder. It looks GREAT on your card!! Fab design. :)

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  7. Just love that stamp and the technique you use when making your cards with it :)

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  8. Susie Quilled Elegance is on my wish list. Looks fabulous on your card. Perfectly CAS.

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  9. Susie,

    Your quilling was splendid as well as the whole design! Thank you so much for picking my card this week- so blessed!

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