Sunday, April 29, 2012

umbrella ants

Umbrella ants welcome spring at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge.
The theme is "Spring Bling." So, get out the glitter and gems.
Out fabulous sponsors this week are:
Doodle Pantry (choice of 3 fab digis) & 7 Kids College Fund ($25 certificate)
The Creative Details:
Image: Doodle Pantry - umbrella ants
Colors:Copic Markers in tender pink, toner grey, sepia, leaf green,
willow, powder blue, crockery blue
Embellishments:Liquid glass, stickles, ribbon, black pearls, gems
Technique: Paper piecing

The Challenges:
Art Impressions - rain or shine
Crafts 4 Eternity - spring
Crafty Catz - anything goes
Crazy for Challenges - paper piecing
Creative Card Crew - ribbon
Cute Card Thursday - animal magic
Delightful Challenge - paper piecing
Delicious Doodles - bingo (gems. ribbon,punch)
Divas By Design - bow
Inky Impressions - anything goes
Just Keep on Crafting - anything goes
Lily Pad - rainy day
PaperCraft Star - anything goes
Poodles Parlour - anything goes
Ribbon Carousel - anything goes
Sassy Cheryl - April showers
Simon Says - anything goes
Stamp and Create - spring
The Paper Players - tic tac toe
Tuesday Throwdown - use sparkle
Totally Papercrafts - anything goes

Stay Dry and Stay Warm Harted,


  1. Such a cute card! I love black and white polka dots. :-)

  2. Out of this world adorable!!! Love your colors and those darling little ants. Gorgeous.


  3. I love this image -- you did such a great job bringing it to life with gorgeous colors, wonderful coloring and awesome paper piecing. Darling car !

  4. Hi Elizabeth, just totally adorable with the pink and black! So cute!
    Hugs, Sarah

  5. Such a pretty card! I love your paper piecing of that umbrella and that yummy polka dot paper and ribbon!

  6. Thanks for joining us at Divas and good luck! Laura x

  7. Oh My Gosh! this is just cute as can be! I love this fun, adorable image that you have colored perfectly!
    great sketch and love the paper piecing!
    thanks for joining us for the Sassy Cheryl April Showers challenge!

  8. This is darling! You really blinged it up! LOL! Love your ants. Fun card!

  9. oh this is cute .. i love the dots
    Thanks for joining us at Diva's this week
    Lisa x

  10. Elizabeth I LOVE your paper piecing of the umbrella! I love your big bow and all of your bling!

  11. Your card is lovely. Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

  12. Definitely a cute card. Your coloring is great. Those ants are so cute. Thanks for entering the Art Impressions weekly challenge this week

  13. Wonderful fun card, love the paper piecing and black white dotted bow!

  14. Such a cute card, Elizabeth, I love your ants and the dots, just lots of fun! Thanks for joining us this week for the Papercraft Star "Polka Dots" challenge.

  15. How darling is this image. LOVE the ant on top. Too stink in cute and your card is lovely.
    Thanks for playing in the Sassy Cheryl's Challenge this week!

  16. your card and the black, red, and white motif!!!!!

  17. This is such a cute card! Those ants are adorable! Thank you for joining us the week over at the Papercraft Star!


  18. thank you for joining us at crafty catz with your beautiful card hugs linda x

  19. Thanks for joining us at Poodles Parlour with your lovely bright card

    Sylvia xx

  20. Is this fun or what?! Thanks so much for sharing your card with us at Lily Pad Cards!

  21. This is wonderful. This is a very darling card. The color combo is perfect. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Sketches, and hope to see you back next week.
    Christine Dt at Delightful Sketches

  22. What an adorable card! This is too cute! Thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts Challenge this week. Just a note that our Challenge is #114 Saturated Colors. You have us listed as Anything goes. No worries! Your card still fits our Saturated colors theme so you're still in the running :

  23. Hi Elizabeth sorry I havnt been commenting for a while , have been catching up on everyones blogs , you have realy been busy love this card its such fun well done Hugs Elaine

  24. hi Elizabeth,
    this card is really lovely. I love the main image, the way you have coloured it in is just beautiful. I love the papers you have used as well.

    Thanks so much for sharing your card at Anything goes, Just keep on creating. I hope you will continue to play along :)

  25. Hi Elizabeth - super cute image. Love it.
    Great card
    Doreen xx

  26. Such a lovely card thanks for sharing with us at CRAFTY CATZ this week.

  27. Oh I love this card. Those ants are adorable and love the red and black along with your embellishments. Gorgeous!

  28. Cute card hun. Thanks for playing at the Delicious Doodles Bingo challenge, and good luck with the draw!
    Teri xx

  29. This is great thanks for joining us at CCC xx Jan

  30. Great fun image and beautifully coloured. Love the way your card coordinates with the gorgeous spotty bow.
    Thanks for joining us at POODLES PARLOUR 'Anything Goes' Challenge. Good Luck and hope to see you next time.
    Diane xx

  31. Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

  32. What a cute card. Thanks for joining us over at 'The Poodles Parlour'. Good luck.

    Elke XX