sending hedgehugs...

This little bitty stamp set from Lawn Fawn is SO much fun.  And you know...now that I am trying to color again (for the billionth time), I love these fun little images.  We had a crafty weekend recently and I was completely inspired by all the ladies and their big bags of Copics.  I wondered if I would try it again when I got home with my cups of 18 markers...and I did!  An easy image...but its a step!


So I cut out a Lil Inker Stitched Rectangle and lined it up in the corner of my Misti.  I lined up these 3 images on the grid so they were nice and straight.  I stamped them with Tuxedo Memento.  I don't know about you...but I am not a fan of that black.  My go-to black is Versafine Black Onyx.  It is so amazingly bold and perfect and next to it, Memento looks like a dark gray.


I proceeded to color these fun little hedgehogs and when I was done realized I still had my stamps lined up in the Misti.  People have been double stamping all over the place with the Misti and it works great!


So I put the stitched rectangle back in the Misti and added another layer of Versafine Black Onyx.  It gave it a nice bold look over the top of that Memento.  I also added a dot of Glossy Accents into that little heart.


Last, I added a heart onto the envelope.  I made a little 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 envelope to go with this little Mini card.  That envelope maker is such a great tool to have!


So that's it for me today!  I have a card for the Simon Says April Card Kit coming up soon!  :)

Have a great night!


  1. Great coloring job! I just started using Copics last year.

  2. Precious and good for you with the coloring!!!

  3. How fun is that to stamp it all in one shot with the MISTI?! Cute cute card Laurie. I love how you colored the quills.

  4. Such a cute card! Love these hedgies and your coloring looks great!

  5. So cute! I haven't had a chance yet to play with this cute set but I can't wait until I do. Your coloring is great - you'll be a whiz before too much longer. :)

  6. Nary a Copic in my craft room either Laurie.. looks to me like you're doing famously without them!
    =] Michele

  7. So cute! I gotta say,,, I LOVE that you are coloring! <3

  8. Super cute Laurie! Great idea to double stamp the black!

  9. Great idea to stamp over them with another black! I couldn't agree more with you regarding the Memento black ink.


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