Celebrate with Delicate Dahlias

Stampin' Up! Delicate Dahlia Celebrate Card - Rosanne Mulhern

I love big, bold and beautiful flowers.  And my card today features the big, bold and VERY beautiful Delicate Dahlias stamp set from Stampin’ Up! Although this is a two-step stamp set, I chose to stamp and color these flowers.  Before coloring, I stamped the flowers with Versa Mark ink and heat embossed them with black embossing powder.  This actually makes it much easier to color and blend within the lines.   The die cut…

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Fine Art Floral Congratulations Card

Stampin Up Fine Art Foral Congratulations Card Idea - Rosanne Mulhern stampinup

June already?!  It would be almost hard to believe if not for the forever long school year.  But the end is near!  With the end of the school year, there are always good-byes to co-workers who are retiring or leaving for other reasons.  Today’s card is a congratulation card for our retiring guidance counselor. I was determined to use a pattern from the pretty Fine Art Floral Designer Series Paper.  This paper actually intimidates me!…

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Pretty in Pink with True Love DSP – Paper Players Challenge

Stampin Up True Love Celebration Card Idea -Rosanne Mulhern stampinup

The True Love Designer Series Paper collection has turned me into a coloring fool lately.  I love a set of black and white patterns and this collection is chock full of both floral and geometric patterns.  I haven’t even begun to use the geometric patterns as I’ve been enjoying coloring all the florals.  They are simply beautiful! Take a look here… My direction for today’s card came from The Paper Players color challenge. Today’s card…

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Flowers for Every Season (?) Masculine Card

Stampin Up Flowers for Every Season Masculine card idea - Rosanne Mulhern stampinup

I’ve put an unexpected twist on the Flowers for Every Season 6 x 6 Designer Series Paper today.  I need to make a congratulations card for my Son-in-Law, Mike, who just received a big job promotion.  I knew I wanted to make him a shirt & tie card like the ones I made HERE.  Since I’ve only bought a select few of the new DSP collections, I wasn’t sure if there would be a suitable…

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