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Friday, May 26, 2023

MTTCC #61 DT card Branches Wreaths Greenery theme starts 26 May 2023

 Welcome to Becca's Heart for Creativity blog!

For: DT inspiration for My Time To Craft Christmas challenge blog

What: #61 theme is Branches, Wreaths, and/or Greenery

When: May 26-June 8, 2023

Card #1= Deck the Halls with Greenery  Christmas card=


1. Simple Stories card kits= everything but the cardinal tag and tapes

2. Dollar Tree= cardinal gift tag

3. Pen + Gear= white with green diagonal lines washi tape

4. stash= woodgrain decorative vinyl tape

5. Memento= dark green ink pad


Card #2: Gather Together at Christmas card

Notes for #2:

a. Simple Stories: wreath die-cut and gather together chipboard sticker

b. stash= Christmas print washi tape and woodgrain decorative vinyl tape

c. Memento= Rich Cocoa ink pad

d. Crafter's Choice = from a 12 piece card set--deep red/rust/red-orange cardstock, peach/flesh tone card base


Where: MTTCC #61 blog posting link=


other challenge blogs for sharing/linking are:

A. [card #1] Path of Positivity challenge blog; started May 1; anything goes that's positive (option: inspired by nature); MY card has some greenery and a cardinal and is for Christmas


B. The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge Link-up blog; May 2023; Anything Christmas with the option of holiday decorations --both of my cards have decor items (boughs, wreath)


C. Krafty Chicks; started May 25/Week 4; All Occasions week; my cards are Christmas occasion


D. Use Your Stuff; current; theme= use a technique; both Christmas cards have distressed cardstock edges (used a scissor blade to roughen up and scrape; then edges inked)


E. Christmas Craft Creations; started May 10; No stamping theme; both of my Christmas cards qualify; I'll show card #2


and Facebook groups for sharing/linking are: Paper/Paper/Paper and DT Calls; The Seasonal Cardmaker, possibly a few others


Crafting in the USA heartland,

Becca S

*I'm involved as DT member and/or more duties of these challenge blogs: MTTCC, MTTC, AACB, CBCB, TFATU, FQGS, FQCB, HQCB, THICC, OUAT, MLCCB, and MIUCB.


  1. a very nice Christmas card, I like the combination of colors. Excellent idea to create a year-round greeting card for Christmas arrivals prepared in December. Thanks for playing Krafty Chicks member Taty GD

  2. A pair of lovely cards Becca - particularly the top card.

  3. Beautiful nature card for Christmas! I always love a Cardinal at Christmas; they look so regal in the evergreen trees surrounded by the white snow! Your country card captures this so well! Thanks for sharing with us at Path of Positivity! ~Katrina

  4. Wonderful Christmas cards. Love both layouts.

  5. Love this, great color and nice wreath very nice card, thank you for playing our No Stamping Challenge at Christmas Craft Creations, have a great day!

    Leanne DT Member/CCC
    Christmas Craft Creations

  6. Very pretty card in traditional colours.

    Thanks for joining us at the Christmas Craft Creations Challenge.

    Helen x


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