Sunday, August 14, 2016

show it off Saturday Linky Party, Winner and Happy Birthday

 power, cable, internet all back
and most of the downed limbs are cleaned up
it was slow going with the heat but hubby did most
of the work all is good
Made this for a co-worker's birthday on Wednesday
think she will like it.

My Favorite Things
some copic coloring some
plain black sewing thread for a string.
a few sequins on a ink smooched background.

Show it off Saturday Linky Party
any card, layout, or handmade item
one entry per person please
winner will received a $5.00 gift certificate to

Winner of the August 6th
show it off Saturday Linky party
chosen by

You post touched me. My nieces lost their father
11 years ago and I feel the same. I send them cards
to mark their accomplishments big and small.
Great masculine card love the ruler and tape
measuring piece. Wonderful texture and great
paper choices. I am sure you sister is smiling on
you and Thomas.

email your address to
kfranciola @ ny cap. rr. com

remove the spaces and I will 
email your gift certificate

Hope everyone has a wonderful week.



  1. Sooo CUTE! Adorable Birthday card Karen! Your Co-worker will LOVE it! I finally got one of my Flamingo's on a card! I have it scheduled for tomorrow (Monday) Come take a look if you get a chance! Have a great week! Congrats to the Winner!!! :)

    Theresa’s Crafty Creations

  2. What a cute card. She will love it. Congrats Karen.

    Have a creative day.
    Hugs Nana
    ♥ My Crafting Channel ♥

  3. Cute card Karen!! Also congrats to the winner!

  4. Your little elephant is adorable, Karen! Congrats to Karen on the win!

  5. Just noticed the linky... I'll be back to play along at some point this week! Thank you!

  6. Super cute birthday card Karen! Fun water colored background and I love the sweet elephant and sparkly balloon! Makes me smile!
    I am glad your power is back on and all is good! We sure have had an active stormy summer here in MN to. I hope we are done with that now :)
    Have a great day!
    Congrats to Karen on her win!
    Sherrie K

  7. Karen, your card is adorable and will deliver endless birthday cheer to your friend. I'm sure she will treasure it always. :o) The elephant makes my heart smile and the background is lovely. Thank you for the sweet inspiration!

    Hugs and blessings,

  8. Congrats to Karen - thanks for the link up party - I always love entering the challenges here - looking forward to it each week - I love that Elephant and the sequins added to the card Karen - have a blessed week!

  9. Thank you, Karen. I am honored. I will email you!


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