Sunday, June 3, 2012

Kite Ants

Doodle Pantry is sponsoring the 'Sentimental Sundays' challenge ,  June 3rd, 2012  and the theme is  'show me your spots'!
Go take a peek   and  if you enter their challenge you might win a Doodle Pantry prize.  

 The Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge #24 started  JUNE 1st and runs thru June 1st -24th: theme just use a Doodle Pantry image. If you don't have one there are lots of freebies at the Doodle Pantry Shop and you  get a Doodle Pantry image just for participating in the challenge. This month the free stamp set is "Kite Ants' which is the stamp I used for this post.. You may also win a Doodle Pantry prize if your entry is selected via a random draw! Such a deal!   June1st was  also a new release day over at Doodle Pantry with some amazing new images, be sure to stop in and have look, see here
  • Stamp: Doodle Pantry digital stamp 'Kite Ants 
  • Sentiment: Doodle Pantry digital sentiment from the  'Kite Ants' digital stamp set
  • Papers: DT paper fromBasic Grey, card stock from Stampin' Up- cherry cobbler and always artichocke
  • Die Cuts: Spellbinder Nestabilites for the image frame and  their Shapeabilies ' Foliage' 
  • Punch: fiskars for the flowers
  • Colour Medium: Prismacolor Markers
  • Ink: Stampin ' UP bashful blue for the clouds
  • green brad, bakers twine
 Challenges entered:
1. Catch the Bug: June Anything Goes
2. My Sheri Crafts: #86 Summer Lovin - what better way to spend a day than outside flying a kite
3.The Secret Crafter: Saturday Challenge #188 Anything Goes
4.Card Makin mamas #46 Feeling Punchy: (my 2nd entry) = use punches for my flower
5.Hotshot Craft Blog: #8 Die Cuts
6.Raise the Bar; #107- Hello Summer- what better way to spend a day than outside flying a kite
7. Wags'n Whiskers #80 Summer Fun-what better way to spend a day than outside flying a kite
8.Art Impressions Stamps: #65 Seeing Spots
9.Hanna & Friends: favourite Song: "lets Go Fly A Kite' from Mary Poppins; note" living creature on my card are the  'ants'
10. Pixie Challenge  #129 - Summer- what better way to spend a day than outside flying a kite


  1. This is wonderful! Lovely design and really gorgeous image!xxx

  2. That's a cute image with the kite and ants tagging along. Love the background papers too. NancyD

  3. Oh Dawn, love what you did with kite ants. The diamond shape is perfect with the image. What wonderful rich colors and, as always, your design is gorgeous.

  4. Oh Pat, I think you're confused, lol, the above should read Oh Glenda. I agree with Pat, Glenda, perfect shape for a perfect card. LOVE those ants!

  5. I love kits!! really great designed ;)

  6. Who would have though that these deep and rich colors would work so gorgeous on this kite. I just love it and the background paper - everything!!

  7. Oops, my face is red....I really meant to say Glenda. So sorry!!

  8. Oh Glenda you do those ants so cute. I love this. joann sassy raggedy

  9. Very fun! I wish the ants in my kitchen would go fly a kite LOL!

  10. what a gorgeous piece, thank you so much for joining us this week for our Anything Goes Challenge a the Secret Crafter
    Hugs Kate xx

  11. Love these little ant images Glenda! Fabulous colour choice too and love that cloudy sky! Hugs Susan x

  12. Oh these busy little Ants, love them! Beautiful coloring, Glenda!
    Great colors and the sky looks wonderful.


  13. Those littel ants are so cute Glenda, fantastic card such fun Hugs Elaine

  14. Very pretty! Love the deep rich colors and the flower! Cute image and coloring! Thanks for sharing with us at My Sheri Crafts!

  15. Gorgeous color combo and I just love your clouds!
    Thanks so much for playin' along with us this week for the Catch The Bug “June Anything Goes" Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps! We hope you join us again for our Stella Says Sketch challenge and the chance to WIN!!
    Hugs & Happy Days! ~Min
    Kaymin Kreations

  16. Gorgeous card, love it so much!

    Thanks so much to sharing this lovely job with us at Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge this week.

    Hugs, Franz.

  17. Love the deep reds and what a pretty flower!!

  18. Great card. Thank you for joining us for our Die Cuts challenge at HSC.

    hugs Sarah x

    P.s. you could win a £50 Goody Bag just by "liking" our Facebook page before 30th June

    Could you spread the word too?

  19. What a great card and a really fun image! Thanks for joining us at My Sheri Crafts!

  20. Oh Glenda, this is adorable!!! I love your clouds, I still can't get mine to look good, no matter how much I practice!!! Love the flower too.


  21. Just adorable! Love the colors! Thanks for joining the Pixies at Pixie Dust Studio!

  22. I love the deep, dark colors you used with this image. Everyone always goes with bright colors for kites, but this is gorgeous!

  23. This is awesome! Love that you used this kind of paper for your card. It really is striking!

  24. Dear Glenda,stunning colours as always! Love the little ants. Your card is really beautiful. Vee xx

  25. Love all the warm colors and striking presentation....beautiful!

  26. Very pretty! Love the colors and those clouds are fantastic!!

  27. This is so cute!! I love the colours and papers... I have the same. :)

  28. LOVE the rich colors!!! Beautiful!

  29. Great deep jewel colors, such a cute card!