Paper crafting is works of heart

Paper crafting is works of heart!

Thursday, August 10, 2023

Ally's Angels #73 DT card for Anything Goes Theme starting 10 August 2023

 Welcome to Becca's Heart for Creativity blog! Today's post is a heart happy dance for using a mix of old stash with some newer stash items to create this card.

WHAT: Ally's Angels #73 Anything Goes theme

WHEN: a month-long competition starting August10th

SHOW and TELL: "Sending Good Thoughts" card

1. the peachy flesh tone cardstock, red cardstock = Dollar Tree

2. the butterfly paper = very old stash item

3. all the stamps = new to me 2023 product from MayMayMadeIt

4. ladybug red ink pad = Memento

AACB #73 blog posting link=


other challenge blogs to share/link are:

A. Triple B challenge blog; started Aug 2; have at least 1 of these: butterflies, blooms, or birds; MY card has butterflies


B. The Paper Funday challenges blog; started August 2nd; anything goes with option of great outdoors; MY card has butterflies which we find in the great outdoors!!!


C. A Barrel of Monkeys challenges blog; July 15-August 15; skipping rope theme; MY card has stamped twirled butterfly "trails" that surround the butterfly patterned paper; "Sending" stamp font is styled  with cross-over loops like you would do with rope tricks


D. Creatalicious Challenges blog; open and closes in 5 days; Anything Goes (not using option);


E. Ellibelle's Crafty Wednesday challenges; still open; anything goes



FB groups: Mixed Media Creativity; Paper/Paper/Paper and DT Calls; Card of the Month- Just for Fun; 


Crafting in the USA heartland,

Becca S

(Besides AACB, I also co-own with Leslie another challenge blog CBCB. Then I own TFATU, HQCB, FQCB, and FQGS. I manage MTTC and MTTCC.)



  1. So very pretty! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Triple B challenge! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.

    Co-Owner … Can You Handle the Pressure, Double D, Four Seasons, Peace On Earth, Stencil Fun, Simply Clean & Simple, Two Old Bats, Triple B

  2. A simply made card Becca, but such very pretty result

    1. Aren't those the best kinds?!!! Thanks for stopping by again!

  3. Pretty card!!! Thanks so much for participating in my A BARREL OF MONKEYS challenge!!! I appreciate that you play along and I enjoy visiting your blog!! Have a happy crafty day!! Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  4. Gorgeous card Becca, the aperture is really effective. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Funday Challenge. We enjoy seeing everyone's creativity.
    Donna xx
    Paper Funday Challenge
    Inspiration Station Challenge
    Beautiful Blossoms Challenge

  5. Such beautiful butterflies and wonderful design!
    Thank you so much for joining in at my Crafty Wednesday challenge!!


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