Tuesday, January 24, 2012


I'm in Maui where its gorgeous out, 80F, but back home its 21F (-6C) which isn't really cold but colder than where I am! I used Doodle Pantry's Thinking Ant with the Winter Accessories, (scarf and ear muffs) just too cute. Sorry but this post is short and sweet, Aloha! 
I've entered this into:
Gingerloft Challenge: Let is Snow
The Squirrel and The Fox: Critters
Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge: Let it snow
Crafting for all Seasons Challenge: Snowman/snowflakes

Stamps: Doodle Pantry Thinking Ant and Winter Accessories
Paper: glorious green, green galore, whisper white
Ink: green galore
Other: prisma markers, ribbon, stampin up oval punches, MS snowflake punches, EK success snowflake punch, rhinestones, cuttlebug snowdots embossing folder, spellbinders classic/scallop oval


  1. Oh Dawn Aloha! You are on the internet for a while I guess. Your card is super,love all that green and he does look 'brrrrr' doesn't he. Had a great walk with the dog today. Did not have to put on my ski pants, just some long johns under my jeans:O), Later on I saw your eldest out with Riley, I was in my car and I do not think he saw me. Here I am babblying on, I was just so happy see your post! Fab card...

  2. How cute! I love your design and the colours you have used! Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons! xx Bianca

  3. How adorable! Love how you dressed the ant for the cold weather. Aren't the winter accessories fun to use? Great design and coloring, Dawn.

  4. Love this Dawn! The embossing is terrific and those Winter accessories are so fun to work with...great job *Ü*

  5. dawn...truly wonderful! I love everything about your creation and that poor ant does look warmer with the muffs and scarf!

  6. This is so cute! I don't think I've seen this image before! Love the embossed snowflakes.

  7. Hi Dawn! Wow! The green and white came out so pretty with that adorable little ant! I love the pretty snowflakes!
    Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy for our, "Let It Snow" challenge!
    Warmest Hugs, Sheryl

  8. Oh Dawn, this ant needed to go with you on vacation! This is just adorable! Great creativity!! Love the green!
    Hugs, Sarah

  9. That little guy is just so sweet all decked out in his winter accessories! Great card, Dawn - hope you are having a fabulous vacation! Hugs...

  10. Hi Dawn: (still jealous over Hawaii -- Must be that the ant is green with envy.) I love this color idea - perfect for winter. Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft with this truly delightful card, Elizabeth (DT)

  11. This is stunningly cute!!
    LOVE the green!!

  12. What a cutie! I love his little green ear-muffs. Thank you so much for joining us at The Squirrel and The Fox for our Critters Challenge, I hope to see you there again soon.

  13. Great card Dawn, love all the fab detail especially the embossing, and those gorgeous snowflakes are perfect for our challenge!
    Thanks for entering our Let it Snow challenge for Fussy and Fancy and good luck!
    Hugs Nicola xxx

  14. Omg, this is so cute!!! Love those ear muffs.

  15. Love the green and the winter accessories you added - just perfect!

  16. Hi Dawn, love your little wintry card. It suits me fine, being from Northern Ontario. Lucky you that you are in Maui at the moment. Thanks for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris

  17. Now that is almost too cute for words. I love the color choice also. Great wintery card.
    Thanks for joining us at GingerLoft Challenges.

    :) gale

  18. Hello my dear friend!! Your card is so very sweet!! Love the green and wintry feel! :) Just wanted to let you know that I'm back and I've missed you!! :) Looking forward to many more posts from you! HUGS