Thursday, January 19, 2012

Ants in Love...

Ants love candy - makes sense they would be carting away
this conversation heart candy for Valentines Day.
And, of course, these ants are from Doodle Pantry!

Creative Details for Valentine Ants:
Coloring: Copic Markers in cool grey. blush, tender pink, leaf green, willow, sand
Embellishments: fringe ribbon, glitter, heart stickers, satin ribbon, 
sand from Mudd Puddles, gems

  The Challenges:
Aud Sentiments - must have "love" on card
Crafty Purple Frog - anything goes
Crafty Ribbons - red and black
Craft Us Crazy - valentine/love
Digital Tuesday - Romance
Do You Stack Up - patterned papers
Little Red Wagon - 2 different ribbon (bow and fringe ribbon)
Paper Play - ribbon
Really Reasonable Ribbon - valentine + ribbon
Ruby's Rainbow - red and black
Scrapbook Sisters - valentine
Squirrel and Fox - critters
There's Magic in the Air - from the heart

Buy some conversation hearts.
Keep them away from ants.
Stay Warm Harted,


  1. That is completely adorable! I LOVE the pink!

  2. Really cute image, and love the background. Thank you for playing at Aud Sentiments.

    hugs Ali x

  3. Fabulous, adore the ants and the calendar! Wonderful card!

  4. What a fabulous, fun, adorable card! The details and design are gorgeous. Love your coloring!!

  5. This is truly adorable..


  6. Hi Elizabeth, this card is so sweet! Sweet ants?!? Yep, Laurie's are!! Love how you enlarged the image. Super cute!
    Hugs, Sarah

  7. So sweet, Elizabeth!!! What a great design, and as always, your coloring is wonderful! Hugs...

  8. This is so cute! Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


  9. Fabulous card!the ribbon is gorgeous

    Thank you for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow for our * Valentines/Red & Black * challenge

    hope you will join us again soon xx

  10. Great card--love the pompom trim!
    Thanks for playing with us at LRW!!

  11. my goodness...i love this image so much!

    you did an amazing job!
    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

  12. Gorgeous card,cute image, thanks for joining in with our Love is red and black challenge at CRAFTY RIBBONS, good luck, x carol

  13. This card is a stunner!! Before I even get to the adorable image I have to tell you how much I love the layers of background paper used to really set off the image. And the black and pink card stock framing the image is also wonderful. I love this card! The stamp is too cute and your Coptic coloring is brilliant.

  14. Super cute and sweet!! Love the image. Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week, Joan

  15. Oh this is such a sweet card! I love the paper you used!

  16. What an adorable valentines day card!! Loving all the different papers you used

  17. This is beautiful, love all the details and the colours, thanks for playing with us at the Squirrel and the Fox, blessings Hilde

  18. P.S. Thanks for playing the DTC this week!

  19. Very cute...perfect for Valentine's Day! Love the colors.

  20. Fabulous card i love the cute image. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons this time. luv gina xx

  21. Lovely card - this is just too cute. Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU.

  22. Very cute!!! I love Doodle Pantry images. Love the bingo background as well. Thanks for joining us this week at Craft Us Crazy!

  23. Hi Elizabeth,
    Oh this is just Absolutely Gorgeous!!!! Love the adorable image, the dps, the colour scheme is fabulous. Love the layout and the embellishments. Coloured perfectly. Thanks for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow and Good Luck. Hope to see you joining us again.
    Hugs Jacqui xxx

  24. Great card - I love that Valentine Ants image! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

  25. Those heart ants rock, they're so adorable! Great card Elizabeth, Aloha!

  26. Beautiful - Thanks so much for playing along with us at Paperplay this week.

  27. A beautiful Valentine! Thanks for playing along with the Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge.

  28. Cute card and such a great job on the coloring!

  29. I love the coloring of your ants! All that shading...beautiful! Your whole card is beautiful!

  30. I love doodle pantry images and you used this one beautifully. Thanks for sharing with Aud sentiments

  31. Great card - love the image!

    Thanks for playing along at Ruby's Rainbow.


  32. What a gorgeous card you have made for this challenge. Thank you for taking part in the Aud Sentiments Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (Aud Sentiments Design Team Member) xxx