Hi, I'm Susie, a designer and illustrator with a playful, eclectic style. I love color and experimenting with new materials. When I'm not painting or tinkering with type, I love trying new restaurants (my favorite way to be a tourist!) and listening to comedy podcasts. (Big thank you to Stephanie Shadden for shooting my portrait photos, and Enriko Matos for the product shots.) More at http://www.susieallendesign.com
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Thanks for the likes Susie and congratulations on your wins - adorable work!
Thanks so much for your likes on my valentines! I'm a huge fan of your work and your unique style, and I truly appreciate the support :)
Thank you for all of your likes! It means a lot. Best wishes, Nell
Thank for all the likes, it is so appreciated coming from such an accomplished Minted Designer as yourself. :)
Thank you for the like on Daydreaming Susie! You have so many great designs--I especially love Monster Letters:) Good luck on the challenge!!
Hi Susie, Thanks so much for your Likes on both my designs! Just made my day :) You have very beautiful work, and I am so happy and grateful for your like :)
Hi Susie thank you very, very much for the likes!! I love your work you have so many beautiful designs!!
Yeah to black CMYK again Susie. Wish we could have a reunion of our SF group.
Thank you so much for the likes, Susie! I LOVE your work. Best of luck to you in the holiday challenges!
Hi Susie! Thanks so much for all your likes on my holiday submissions. I'm trying new ideas and this is my first year with Minted, so I truly appreciate the support and love. I'm a huge fan of your work, you have a very unique style. Thanks again and best of luck in the challenges! :)
Hi Susie, thank you for your like on my design "Be Merry"! So appreciated, and BTW, love your work! :)
thanks for your likes, Susie! Can't wait to see your designs for the challenge. ;)
Thanks for the like! I'm pretty new to minted so I really appreciate it! Love your wotk
Hi Susie , thank you for the likes on my designs, I really appreciate it. Your work is so much fun, you are a great illustrator :)
Thanks so much for the likes Susie! I love LOVE your work! Best of luck in the challenges :)
Thanks Susie for liking my Lovely Luau design & pointing out that age. I missed that somehow... :)
Thank you Susie for liking my design. Your work is beautiful :)
Hi Susie thank you for the like! I love your Parting Glass the colours are beautiful!
Hi Susie, Thank you so much for liking my work. I really appreciate it....
and I just love your work! Best wishes to you-
Ah! Give me all of your newest submissions! I want to hang them together on a wall in my home - a perfect collection!
thanks so much you really made my day thanks
Thanks Susie for the like for floral motif like thanks for the support
Hi Susie, nice to meet you! Thanks for liking my "An Orchird Moment" art print. I just adore your "Quirky Patchwork" prints.
Thank you for liking my art challenge design. Love your work.
Thank you for liking my design!! You have great designs!
Hi Susie, thank you for your like on "Brushstroke Rhythm"! Good Luck, your work is gorgeous!
Hello there! Thanks so much for liking my new work! All the best to you-Alison
Hi Susie, thanks for the "like" on Two Rivers. Love your designs.
Susie, your fabric submissions are great; I want both of the triangles! ;)
Thanks so much for "liking" my new work! Much appreciated. Alison
Thanks so much for all your likes of my work, you rock! LOVE your work :) - L
Thanks Susie for liking my art print!
Thanks, Susie, for all the "likes"---light years from your work though! ;) looking forward to seeing more of your designs in the near future...
thank you Susie. I really needed that i appreciate it so much.
Hello thank you for the likes! :)
Oh my word really? thank you! Im so insecure about the art challenges. REALLY thanks much. :)
Hi Susie! It was so nice to visit with you at Barrique. I love your delightful designs. Hope you enjoyed your visit to San Francisco, and found some delish Thai food while here. : )
Susie - I have a question about one of your designs. Could you please email me at email@example.com?
Just posted my 2 cents, hope it helps. Big fan of your work, you will do great!!
Hi Susie, I'd be happy to give you some feedback on your forum post but I may have to circle back later as I'm at the office right now. :) BUT I have been meaning to tell you that I ordered my first Minted art print last week and it was yours! I've had my eye on Thaddeus for some time now. He be perfect in our playroom! I have two other of your prints saved in my account to order in the near future too. I'm doing the newspaper & flowers one for my daughter and we're having a little boy in February so I have to wait for his stats to order the sail boat. :) And I had no idea they were all yours until I looked closely at them! I'm a true fan. lol ttys!
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Hi Susie! I'm a huge fan of your work :) Do you have a web site I could email you from? or perhaps you could email me at jessica.yeo [at] gmail? Just have a quick question :)
Thank you Susie!
Thank you so much for your comment, Susie!
Thank you so much for the note, Susie! I just adore your work and am always excited to see what you'll come up with next. Your kind words really mean a lot :)
Hey, Susie! You need to join the group of designers on facebook. Look me up and send me a friend request on facebook and I'll invite you to the group (I can only invite friends to join). :)
Hey Susie, Thanks for your comment on my quilted comfort design! I'm going to try your suggestion but won't be able to until Monday morning (out of town and just have my laptop with me) so may not be able to get any feedback before the challenge ends. Guess I will have to trust my own instincts... not always easy for me to do... haha :). Thanks again!
hey Susie, I just noticed a couple of our recent submissions are similar, your fresh squeezed and my Elegant tag, and your Lemonade journal and my Lemons and mints journal. I hadn't seen either of yours until just now. Ha even the name on our journal both has Lemon in it. How freaky.
Thanks Susie. I went back to gold but chose a deeper shade and added a stroke to the text. Would love additional feedback anytime. Always love your work!
Hi Susie- Thanks so much for your feedback. I tried it with green instead of the gold... let me know what you think when you get a minute please! Thanks! http://www.minted.com/design-rating/64299
Thanks Susie! I'm digging your art challenge submissions!
Thank you for your comment! I think I do as well...at least not with the font I am using.
Susie! Thanks for ur comments. Ur designs are one of my fav too.. Always excited to see what you come up with.. especially those textures!
Thanks for your comments Susie. I will definitely give them a try tonight.
Congratulations Susie on your elegant design! So pretty :-)
Thanks, Susie - I really appreciate your kind remarks on my wall! That backer makes it for me - the beauty of it, is someone can go without it if they are so minimal. Not TOO kind - that design really is amazing. :)
Darn you, Susie!!! Your design is so much cooler than mine! Back to the drawing board... :)
Hi Susie, thanks for your comment. It's my first time I made it into top 30. I am very excited by it.
hey susie! better late than never, but thanks for your kind words on my profile and my design submissions. your work is awesome, and I always look forward to seeing what you come up with. best of luck in the "bottles to books" challenge.
Thanks! I am pretty excited. I'm still waiting for my first win to launch, so that will really exciting! lol.
Thanks so much for the wonderful comment Susie!
Aw, thanks Susie!
Spotted another one of your designs a judge is deliberating on! Heart of Gold, although for some reason it's shown as Sun Kiss. Congrats! http://tinyurl.com/cjgjkqx
Hey Susie! I don't know if you've seen this, but looks like one of the judges from the HOH Wedding Challenge is considering picking your design for judge favorite & asking the community to vote!: http://www.brides.com/blogs/aisle-say/2011/11/minted-wedding-invitation-contest.html
Thank you Susie for your comments on my Coral Marriage design! I really appreciate it!
Hi Susie, thank you for the welcome! I absolutely admire your illustrations.
Hi Susie! Thank you so much for your sweet comment about my "have a blast" design. I love your eclectic style and your adorable illustrations! I always look forward to seeing your work! :)
Thank you for the compliment Susie :-
Thanks so much Susie! Big congrats. to you too on your top 20 holiday win. I LOVE your illustrations and think you should do children's books as well - if you don't already! Can't wait to see what you do next, I'm a giant fan of yours :)
Thanks! It's cool to see a few other UGA Alum on here. I wasn't sure about Minted at first, but seeing some of the great design on here is inspiring me to participate in more competitions! Love your work.
Thanks so much for your kind comment on my wedding invite, Susie! And congrats on your Peace is Cool win. Love that illustration–a much deserved win!
Congratulations, Susie! Beautiful design - awesome job! :)
Congrats on your win Susie. I absolutely LOVE your “Peace is Cool” design!
Hi there Susie – thanks for the nice note! I felt like it was high time for a profile pic change...I was inspired by everyone's pretty faces, so I scrounged up an old one. More importantly, congratulations on your win for "Peace is Cool"! It has always been one of my favorites. :)
Susie, congrats on your Peace is cool design!! It's one of those "I wish I had designed it" cards, and I'm so happy it placed!! Keep up the fabulous illustration and design : )
Susie- thanks so much for the compliment. All of your work is fantastic! Really love your style. Great job on all your gift tags!
Susie - I'm loving all of your submissions for the gift tag challenge - beautiful work!!! :)
Thanks so much, Susie!! I really appreciate your compliment coming from such a talented designer/illustrator as yourself! I didn't have a chance to look through the editor's pick, but I hope some of your designs got picked too!
Thanks Susie!! I have loved seeing your designs pop up - I can't see what you do next!!
Thanks Susie! I'm so excited :) And thanks for all your positive comments on my other robot designs as well.
Way to go on your judges pick! I love ALL your work :) Cheers!
Congrats on winning the guest judges award for "baby makes three"! Well done!!
Susie, I really enjoyed reading your forum post. Thanks for participating! x Brandy
Thank you for the kind words! You are incredibly talented!
Hi Susie! Thank you so much for the great comment. Can you please look again if the font I used is okey, just let me know. Thanks again!
thx SO much susie for your sweet comment on 1 stronger -- so happy you like it!! :)
Thanks for your nice comment Susie--your illustrations are beautiful!
Susie, thank you so much for your comments! I want to let you know that I absolutely adore your style and your illustrations. Keep us posted when your website is up - I'd love to see more of your work! :) Best wishes.
hi susie! we're so honored by your comment on all the stops! you're so crazy talented -- we heart peace is cool and paper and string and quiver and hundred percent happy and jingle bell rocks and... :) thx agn!!
susie, i just love your illustrations and textures! do you have a personal website? i have to admit that i googled you and i couldn't find one! ;)
thanks for your comments.. I know for sure I love your work and style! They are so GREAT!! But I just haven't leave much comment yet.. will do that SOON! Your 'jingle bell rocks' certainly a dear!
Thanks for your suggestions about my retro (now snazzy) snowman. :)
Hi Susie! Thank you, thank you for all the help & comments, what do you think? just give another suggestions if theres something more to change..many thanks to you! You're a wonderful & talented designer.
Hmm, I'm still not sure how the commenting works, so just in case, thanks again for the wonderful welcome!
Thanks for your critique, Susie! Much appreciated.
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