Paper crafting is works of heart

Paper crafting is works of heart!

Monday, May 1, 2023

MLCCB #50 ACG theme DT inspiration card for 1 May 2023

Welcome to Becca's Heart for Creativity blog!

What:  Merry Little Christmas Challenge Blog

Why: Design Team inspiration card for new #50 Anything Christmas Goes competition

When: May 1-June 15, 2023

Deer in the forest Christmas card=


1. non-traditional color combination of seafoam green with silver, and neutrals

2. seafoam with horizontal ombre is recycled tissues box side panel--yes!!!

3. deer in the forest washi tape= gifted from a generous crafty friend

4. deer/stag heads thin cardstock strip = Martha Stewart (old Christmas pad)

5. snowflake dazzles/stickers = Paper Wishes website; also green foil "MC" dazzles/stickers

6. deer wood laser die-cut on clothespin = either Wal-Mart or Dollar Tree; also the striped

MLCCB #50 challenge posting link=


other challenge blogs to share/link are:

A. Classic Design Challenge; May 1st; Anything Goes;


B. Girlz Creative Christmas; started April 30th; Anything Goes Christmas; MY card is for another Christmas theme challenge blog


C. Peace On Earth Christmas Challenges; Anything Christmas; current until May 4; MY card is Christmas and for DT project for Merry Little Christmas CB


D. 52 Weeks To Christmas; current; Monochrome Christmas; MY card is mostly red (with some neutrals and metallics as my free space bingo board options for CBCB)


E. Jingle Belles; current; Christmas + Raid the leftovers/recycles/scraps/bits; MY Christmas card has a minty green print cardstock panel that is a recycled tissues pop-up box style packaging!!! and the metallic silver and charcoal gray strip is scrap; the deer print was chopped off a whole piece, so technically it could be a scrap size, too=


F. Critter Crazy; May 1start date; must feature a critter; my card has deer in the patterned cardstock and on the clip



Facebook groups: Mixed Media Creativity; Paper/Paper/Paper and DT Calls; 


Crafting in the USA heartland with crazy spring to summer to winter weather all in the course of a few days!!!;

Becca S

*I'm also involved in these other challenge blogs: MIUCB, AACB, CBCB; HQCB, FQCB, FQGS, TFATU; THICC, OUAT, MTTC, and MTTCC. 


  1. You certainly have an unconventional colour scheme going here Becca, but it is a really pretty one!! Love your various elements, beautifully combined

  2. A lovely Christmascard in beautiful colors Becca.
    Thank you for joining the challenge at 52 WTC.
    Greetings Miranda dt 52 WTC

  3. Hello Becca,
    what a beautiful card you made for our challenge, everything in monochrome colors, nice the deer. Thank you for joining 52WTC. Greetings Ingrid

  4. Another awesome and clever combination of leftover bits with a bunch of different challenges for inspiration! So pleased you could join our Holiday Leftovers fun once more at Jingle Belles!

  5. Great card !!!
    Love the color !!!
    groeten Ineke

  6. Lovely card in all these greens, Becca!
    Thanks for joining our challenge at 52WTC.
    Jantine DT 52WTC


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