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Red Rose

I just got this Year of Flowers: Roses stamp set, and I think I'm head over heels in love with it. After seeing what Debbie Olson did with her coloring, I was convinced I could handle it. You see, she was sneaky and stamped the rose on colored cardstock and just shaded with a darker Copic marker. BRILLIANT! So that's what I did. I just used the T1 marker where it needed some shadows. I love how it turned out.
Paper: PTI White, Pure Poppy, SU Garden Green
Ink: PTI Smokey Shadow, Versafine Onyx
Stamps: PTI Year of Flowers: Roses and Violets
Other: Copic marker T1
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  1. Absolutely gorgeous!!!! Seriously stunning, Cheryl.

  2. Just catching up on all your previous posts. You have been a very busy lady. Everything is so beautiful.

  3. Absolutely stunning! Love!!!

  4. So pretty! Love the bold red:)

  5. This turned out beautiful Cheryl!

  6. What a great idea, why didn't I notice that Debbie did that? Love your gorgeous red rose Cheryl!

  7. Cheryl this is BEAUTIFUL! and makes me want this set.. that rose turned out STUNNING!!!!
    Have a GREAT day!


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