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Friday, May 22, 2015

#2 Life's a Picnic Card

Created this card w/ a picnic/Ants theme. Stamped the Ants & sentiment. Tore the edges of the pink chevron paper to make it look like a frayed picnic cloth. Continued the frayed theme by inking the edges with Tim Holtz Distress Ink. Added twine. Added Daisies that I had leftover from a previous Cricut project.

Supplies List 

Cricut: Bloom Daisies
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
   scrapboook - the Paper Studio - Chevron Mini Pink/White, Grass
cardstock - white  core'dinations - green, white, yellow
stamp: Momenta Life's a Picnic 
Tim Holtz:  Distress Ink - picked raspberry  paper distresser
twine: pink/white 

Entering this into the following challenges:   

5/22 Suzy Bee's Ch#78 Anything Goes w/ Twist ...  Add Pink    UE 5/16

5/24 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#216 Water a Flower Day 3E(#3) 5/19 

5/25 Scrappy Moms Stamps Terr Tues Ch -  Animals, Animals   UE 5/19

5/29 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#89 Torn Edges 3E(#1) 5/22

5/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper May 2015 Ch UE 5/1


  1. Very cool card Melissa! Sets the scene for a nice picnic!! Of course those ants would need to go away if we were going to sit down to eat LOL! Hope you are having a wonderful Memorial day weekend! Thank you for playing along in our Funday Friday challenge this week!

  2. I love the way you made it look like a frayed picnic cloth! I hope you are having a fun Memorial Day weekend with you family. And thanks for always playing along for Fun-day Friday at Jo's Scrapshack.

  3. Super cute card!! In real life, despise ants, but yours are SUPER adorable :) I love how you tore the edges of the picnic cloth, it adds a perfect touch!

    Have a wonderful Memorial Day :)

    Thanks for playing at ~Jo's Scrap Shack~

    Happy crafting,

  4. adorable. Love your little ants marching on this.Thanks for playing with Die Cuttin' Divas this week.

  5. So cute!! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week.


  6. What an adorable ant card! Thank you for playing along with us at Scrappy Moms Stamps! :)

    - Mel

  7. Love the picnic cloth. A great torn project. TFS at Jo's this week

  8. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper May challenge with your delightful crafting - hope to see you again soon x