Paper crafting is works of heart

Paper crafting is works of heart!

Friday, December 8, 2023

MTTCC #75 Theme is Use Something with Ss for Christmas card starts 8 Dec 2023

Welcome to Becca's Heart for Creativity blog! This is 1 of 2 personal paper-crafting blogs that I have to divide, manage, and showcase primarily the design team commitments I have with 9 challenge blogs. 

Creative DIY time is my key stress reliever. If I don't get a little bit of craft time each day, I start getting a bit grumpy! :) And for a couple of years now, I have really loved creating Christmas cards all through the years. 

WHAT: MTTCC #75 theme is Use Something with Ss (my main S item is star, the digital print paper has Santa, stars, snowflakes, snowman,)

WHEN: December 8, 2023 for 13 days

SHOW and TELL: Star of Wonder Christmas card 


1. red and gray cardstocks = Art Skills

2. Christmas frame print digital paper = 12 Months of Christmas Link-Up Challenge blog' De'cosse Digitals; printed on white cardstock (Neenah)

3. silver glitter star ornament; string removed; red glitter glue applied and adhered with

4. red ink edging

WHERE: MTTCC #75 blog posting link=



A. Everybody Art Challenge; current; theme of stars; My Christmas card has lots of S- items with lots of stars


B. Shopping Our Stash; current; theme is whatever the weather; My Christmas card features a huge star...need clear skies to see the sky and the stars


C. The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge; current challenge extended; AGC; my card is Christmas themed with several items starting with S


D. Try It On Tuesday; current; traditional Christmas theme; my Christmas card's feature is a star-shaped's traditional to have ornaments on your tree, hanging from door knobs, etc.


E. Christmas Crafts All Year Round; current; the main theme is Day 12 of the Twelve Days of Christmas with option of anything Christmas; my card is for the option...I didn't do any counting of the items in the border/frame digital paper 


F. Love To Craft challenge; current until Dec 15; anything goes crafting wise; my card uses a digital print design on cardstock and glitter glue applied to a silver glitter star ornament



Crafting in the USA heartland,

Becca S

*manager/DT = MTTCC and MTTC

*co-owner/DT = AACB and CBCB

*owner/DT = FQCCCB, FQGS, FQCB, HQCB, TFATU (in Jan 2024 it will be renamed to Heart's Quest Fantasy), and first competition on Jan 2 will be at Heart's Quest Celebrations of Love



  1. Beautiful background paper to showcase this stunning star. And so many other stars. The one in the middle is so great with all its sparkly silver and red. Attractive design. Perfect for the current Everybody Art Challenge. Thank you for your participation.
    Hugs, Uschi

    1. Thanks for the feedback and for taking time to visit!

  2. Your star is certainly traditional and I love all those little Christmas treasures around it! Thanks so much for joining us at Try It On Tuesday, Chrisx

  3. Your card is lovely.
    Thanks for joining us at Christmas Crafts All Year Round.
    Greetings Annie (DT)

  4. Love the background paper en de star, thank you so much for joining us at The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge! Anita DT

  5. Clear skies with star shining kind of weather!! Way to go shopping your stash!! So glad you joined the fun and played along with our "Whatever the Weather" challenge over at Shopping Our Stash!!
    -Deb Horst, DT #SOS511

    1. Thanks for the blog visit, DJ!!! Appreciated! Merry Christmas!!!

  6. Lovely card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our CHRISTMAS CRAFTS ALL YEAR 'ROUND 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

    1. Thanks for stopping by, Deanne!!! Merry Christmas 2023!!!

  7. What a fabulous Christmas card, thanks for joining us at THAIC.


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