Saturday, October 26, 2013

Dynamic Duos Challenge #76 - And the end of a term

This is my final post as a member of the Dynamic Duos design team.  This team's 6 month term has come to it's end.
I've enjoyed working with and getting to know my awesome team mates.  They are an extremely talented group of women and I've learned so much from them.  A big thank you to Lesley for giving me this opportunity!
It's tough to say goodbye, but I'm so excited to see the new team.  I've seen so much talent in the crafters that play along in our weekly challenges.  Will some of you be members of the new team???

Hey, let's move on to this week's challenge, shall we?

Oh...purples.  One of my favorites!   I chose to use this color combo to create a Christmas card.  Not your traditional holiday colors, but I'm really liking it.

This turned out to be one of the quickest cards I've ever made.  I used sticky notes to mask the area over my sentiment, then stamped my snowflakes in Perfect Plum, Wisteria Wonder and Crumb Cake.  After removing the masks, I drew a few lines with a black marker.  The final touch was adding a bit of sparkle, here and there, with a Stardust Clear Glitter pen.  This would be a very easy card to mass produce AND an easy one to mail.
Thanks so much for stopping in.  I know I'll be popping to in play along with some of the DD challenges, so I'll see you there!   If you haven't done so already, become one of my blog followers so that I can visit you too!

Supply list ~
card stock: white (PTI)
stamps: snowflake medley, love lives here:holiday (PTI)
ink: perfect plum, wisteria wonder, crumb cake, basic black (SU), onyx black versafine
other: stardust clear glitter pen (Sakura)


  1. I adore snowflakes of all kinds, especially on cards - these are so pretty! And a touch of sparkle too! Lovely!

  2. Your one layer card is stunning!!!
    It's been an honour being on the Dynamic Duos team with you Susie!

  3. Stunning card Susie, I love your ability to do so much on one layer. It has been wonderful working with you and getting to know you this past 6 months at Dynamic Duos!

  4. Oh my, this is a stunner Susie, you have really gone out with a Bang!

  5. Wow! Just gorgeous, Susie! Love all those pretty snowflakes! A perfect sentiment and great touch with the glitter pen! You've been a great asset to the Dynamic Duos team with awesome inspiration...well done!

  6. What a fun holiday card, love unusual colour combos :) It has been a blast getting to know you! I am sure I will be "seeing" you around!!!

  7. Love. love what you did breaking up the images like this!!! Such gorgeous colors too!

  8. Susie, this is a gorgeous Christmas card! I love how you made this into a snowflake card - WTG! It's been so fun working along side you here at DD's - we will DEFINITELY be bumping into one another in blog land :) Hugs!!!

  9. Oooh, I like how you adding the final touch to your snowflakes Susie and thanks for all the fun we've had on the DD team. We had so much fun!

  10. I love this card, Susie! The colours are perfect, even if they aren't 'traditional'! It's been so wonderful getting to know you and see all your beautiful cards the past 6 months. I look forward to visiting often! xo


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