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Friday, October 13, 2023

MTTCC #71 Theme of Pinecones DT contribution for 13 October 2023

Welcome to Becca's Heart for Creativity blog! This posting started on a quest for pinecone elements (found a cardstock) and then I came across the stamped hedgehog. I felt he would be a good forest animal getting ready for Christmas. (moved to be card #2)

WHAT: My Time To Craft Christmas challenge blog's #71 theme of pinecones

WHEN: October 13-26, 2023 for #71

SHOW and TELL: some forest/woodland Christmas cards=


1. white top-folded base card

2. pinecone print cardstock = ?Fancy Pants Designs, maybe Lake Life (sheet got separated from the paper pad)

3. barn siding scrap strip = part of a variety pack = Hot Off The Press

4. washi tapes = gifted from a generous crafting friend

5. stamps for "MC" and the pinecone with 2 branches are unbranded; Amazon purchase

6. black ink pad= Memento Inks


#2 using the same pinecone print cardstock= 

1. white peeled paint on brick paper = Hot Off The Press

2. pinecone cardstock = ? might be Fancy Pants Designs' Lake Life pad

3. stamped leaf, acorn, hedgehog = Bo Bunny

4. text strip printed on kraft paper

5. teal flat notecard with matching envelope = Darice


WHERE: MTTCC #71 blog post link



A. ABC Christmas challenge blog; current with Letters U and V; my card fits for "Uu" = Use It Up; both cards use pieces from the same small cardstock page/sheet


B. I Spy With My Little Eye ...something from a farm...maybe a Christmas tree farm or a farmhouse with pine trees as a windbreak or property border...pine cones from pine trees


C. Paper Craft Crew Color Challenge; current; MY cards use several shown colors on their board (card #1 has copper clay, pumpkin pie, mossy meadow; 


board pic= 

D. Ellibelle's Crafty Wednesday; current; anything goes; 


E. The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenges; current; anything goes Christmas; my cards are Christmas cards



FB groups: PPPDTC, COTM (card 1), 


Crafting in the USA heartland,

Becca S

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*co-owner/DT = AACB and CBCB

*manager/DT = MTTC and MTTCC



  1. A pair of pretty cards Becca - that pinecone card was the perfect find for your theme. The wee hedgehog is such a fun stamp

  2. Two wonderful cards Becca so nicely designed! Thanks so much for playing along at I spy with my little ey and my Crafty Wednesday challenge!

  3. Two very pretty pinecone cards -thanks so much for sharing with this month’s “I Spy WithMyLittle Eye” challenge.
    Pauline xx

  4. très élégante création Becca, merci de jouer avec nous chez ABC Christmas Challenge, biz


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