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Chicken Playing Cards designed by Susan Krupp, 2017.

Chicken-themed playing cards designed by Canadian artist Susan Krupp, 2017. Nice informal and lightly humourous designs. The 12 court cards show chicken personalities, some of them wearing crowns in regal poses. The image on the back, which also appears on the box, is of three roosters playing cards. All cards have a textured background inspired by feathers and the four aces are especially impressive. The jokers are, of course, foxes!   See the Box

Chicken Playing Cards designed by Susan Krupp, 2017 Chicken Playing Cards designed by Susan Krupp, 2017 Chicken Playing Cards designed by Susan Krupp, 2017

Above: Chicken Playing Cards published by PlayingCardDecks.com, printed by USPCC, 2017. 52 cards + 2 jokers + 2 gaff cards in box.

Chicken Playing Cards designed by Susan Krupp, 2017
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Curator and editor of the World of Playing Cards since 1996. He is a former committee member of the IPCS and was graphics editor of The Playing-Card journal for many years. He has lived at various times in Chile, England and Wales and is currently living in Extremadura, Spain. Simon's first limited edition pack of playing cards was a replica of a seventeenth century traditional English pack, which he produced from woodblocks and stencils.


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