Oct 252012

I have to admit that this week’s Dynamic Duos color combo of orange and black had me stumped for a while.  I didn’t want to make a Halloween card, and I struggled with a few different ideas in my head that just didn’t seem like they would work.  Finally I decided to see if I could tweak one of my previous cards to work with these colors, and I settled on this one from January 2011.  I added a couple panels to the design, stretched it to a rectangle, and reversed the positions of the flowers and the flourishes.  The sentiment stamp that I chose lets this card fit into this week’s OWH Midweek Throwdown challenge.

 

Supplies:
Stamps: Sage Advice, Priceless (Stampin’ Up)
Cardstock: Pumpkin Pie, Basic Black, Very Vanilla (SU)
Ink: Pumpkin Pie (SU); Onyx Black (VersaFine)
Other: black brads (SU); flowers (Prima Marketing); petite oval and petite scalloped oval Nestabilities dies (Spellbinders)

5 Responses to “dynamic friends”

  1. Lovely card and the sentiment is just perfect. I have struggled with this Dynamic duos challenge. I haven’t even got something done yet.

  2. This is a fabulous card, I love the clean style!

    Thanks for playing in our Operation Write Home Midweek Throwdown challenge!

  3. I love your colors!!! The sentiment is perfect. I never think to use song lyrics . Will be giving it a try.

  4. I think your non-Halloween card turned out beautifully! I love the delicate flourish behind the sentiment and the font of the sentiment is very pretty! Thanks for joining us at Dynamic Duos! :)

  5. Great card…I hope you’ll link up at 52 Card Pickup this week!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/10/52-card-pickup-week-43.html

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