Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Cocoa Cup Ants

Doodle Pantry is sponsoring the Feb. 29th challenge over at SWEET SKETCH  WEDNESDAY. This is the sketch:       


I used   a Doodle Pantry digital stamp set called 'Cocoa Cup Ants'.  Go take a look at the challenge,  create a project  and maybe win a Doodle Pantry prize!

Card recipe

  • Stamps: Doodle Pantry 'cocoa cup ants'
  • Colour Medium- Prismacolor Markers 
  • Dies - flourishes from Marianne Designs and Spellbinders for the image frame
  • Ribbon -Celebrate It and Straight  'n' Narrow  from Michaels
  • Punch - Stampin' Up's Modern Label and their Word Window
Update: Won the draw for Chocolate,Coffee and Cards  challenge (gift card from 'a Day for Daisies')

1. Going Grey with ScrapCreations: Pop it Up-  my ants and  the marshmallows  at the bottom of the cup are popped up with dimensional tape.
2. Shopping Our Stash: #41 Include a Sentiment or use a Bugaboo stamp
3.Crafty Boots Challenges: Food Glorious Food - well my ants are really lovin those marshmallows:0
4.Always Crafting - Creative Mondays -Anything Goes CH#2
5.The Crazy Challenge #108 Anything Goes
6. Scrappy Frogs Challenge - Die Cuts
7. Our Creative corner - Over the Edge - my little marshmallow  is sticking over the edge as is my bow- if bows count.
8.Chocolate, Coffee and Cards: Challenge 7 Drink Up


  1. This is gorgous! Your design is fantastic and the coloring and vibrant colors are a wow. Boy, you sure nailed the sketch!

  2. Gorgeous card Glenda, I love the colour and those cute little ant are great.

    Hugs Julie x

  3. OMG look at all those ANTS!!!!! What a wonderful wonderful Digi.
    Did you colour this image? If you did it is amazing, I love Turquoise.
    I don't know about your Marshmallows but your Bow just about qualifies Glenda for the Challenge.... that is a good thing as I would not want to have missed seeing this card, it is gorgeous.
    Thank you so very much for joining us this week at OCC, we are so pleased to see your work.

  4. Awesome sketch..Love the blue and that bow is fantastic!

  5. This is just fabulous Glenda those ants are just darling and love the little marshmallows x

  6. This is just adorable!! Love all the little deets :-) Thanx for sharing this week at The Crazy Challenge. Hope to see you back again next week. Good luck!
    Hugs Karin

  7. Glenda, I adore the ants, whatever they're doing! This is a fantastic card and you did such a great job on that sketch. Wonderful inspiration. BTW, I do so wish I could follow your blog via e-mail. I'd sure get over here more often. Of course, we see each other at Outlawz all the time, but I forget to come visit here without that little reminder in my e-mail box. Sorry. :-D Hugz.

  8. What a great card Glenda! Love the blue mug!!
    Hugs, Sarah

  9. So sweet with the "friend to friend" sentiment - love the die cut so perfect on this card.Love it!!

  10. Glenda I love the ants you did a fantastic job colouring and layering them! I really like the red ladder it adds a pop to the card! The flourishes and ribbon are perfect.

  11. This is a really lovely card. Your image is so much fun and I love the colours you have used.

    Thank you for joining in the fun at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  12. Oh wow! How creative! THe image looks great all in blue!

  13. lovely. The layout of this card is fabulous and your coloring on the images is great!!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Our Creative Corner this week.

    1. What an amazing card, thanks for joining us at Chocolate, Coffee and Cards!

  14. Glenda, ha ha I love this! Beautiful colors and design and those ants are as bad as the mice, getting into everything!


  15. Oh how cute ! I need to use this one its so cute and you did a wonderful job!

  16. I love this all in blue. The ants look great popped up - makes them look even MORE real!

  17. Super cute card, thanks for playing in this weeks "pop it" challenge at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations!

  18. What a wonderful card .... that image is super and your colouring fantastic ... love the colour scheme too!
    Thanks for joining us at Our creative Corner!!!

  19. I LOVE this! The colour is fantastic and such a great layout too! Thanks for playing along with us over at Shopping Our Stash this week!

  20. these ants are them being popped up like that...thanks for joining in at Shopping our Stash this week!

  21. Glenda, I love everything about this card. It is just great. I can't stop looking at joann sassy raggedy

  22. Glenda this is gorgeous and I am not surprised it won at Chocolate, Coffee and Cards!

    I love the bright teal and the little ants are just too cute!

    Sorry I haven't been by much lately but March seems to be one of those months when everyone had babies (heaps of birthday cards to make!).

    Lin xx