Spring Chickens

This week’s challenge on the iCopic blog is to use red Copics to color an image.

I decided that in the midst of winter, it would be good to have a little taste of spring. So I chose a Stampavie stamp that featured baby chickens.

I love Stampavie stamps — especially the ones designed by Sarah Kay. They are sweet and bring out all sorts of feelings of warmth. I think they just want to reach out and hug you!

(click on the image for a close-up view)

I used DCWV papers from their Green Stack — made from recycled paper. I love the texture on these papers and it’s easy to mix and match the patterns.

I added buttons, a brad and a flower from my stash and a bit of Distress Ink to add some color/dimension to the flower.

Here are the colors I used …

I used the chisel end of the dark brown (E44) to edge each of the papers. I think it gives it a nice, finished and professional look.

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