Monday, October 6, 2008

Happy Thanksgiving Card with Inkadinkado

Ever have one of those times when even the smallest little card is so darn challenging you just want to throw it in the trash & totally forget the whole thing? Well, I'm "persistent" (now I know some might say that's a nice word for "stubborn", but I prefer persistent -- just like I'm sometimes "precise" but never "anal"!) Hee-Hee!!! Anyway, our Costco (YES, Costco!) had 3 sets of Inkadinkado stamps, each containing 128 stamps, an acrylic block & one black ink for $19.89 ! Who could resist?! I actually only got 2 sets, but since I just "blew my wad" at CKC, well . . . . The big problem with Costco's "seasonal" items is that if you don't grab it when you first see it, you'll probably miss out totally. They'll have wonderful scrapbooking items now through the end of the year & then "poof" -- they're mostly gone until next fall. So, after many mishaps & changes in paper choices, etc., here's my little Thanksgiving card!!! ;-)
Paper: Speckled Kraft Cardstock
Stamps: Inkadinkado's Holiday Seasons Clear Stamps
Ink: Tsukineko's Pigments: Bamboo, Paprika & Brown
Tools: Spellbinders' Wizard & Long Rectangle Nesties

9 comments:

Tina C said...

another gorgeous card...boy you really know your rubber stamps...yes those MM stamps are so versatile so many different ideas can be made with them...Have a great week...check back so you can see the awesome artwork I created at art and soul...hugs

spikescreativeside said...

What a great score on those Inkadinkado stamps! Love the elegance of your card...simple and elegant! Have a fab Monday!

Gwen said...

Beautiful card!! love the way you did the colors..like fall leaves. I see you broke out the new nesties!! I Love those stamps!! I think I may need to go to costco! did you say one was a Christmas set??

Sarah Elliott said...

Wow, I hope our costco gets those stamps! I love your card, it looks great.

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card, what brilliant stamps.

JHET said...

Wow! That's a nice deal for a stamp set!!! Too bad we don't have Costco here..(no Michael's, no Joann's, no Hobby Lobby...and the list goes on) :(

Your card is fab Marge, as usual. :)

hugs,
jhet

*Beatriz Jennings* said...

so cute :)

Kathy W said...

girl you can always spot deal on your shopping sprees!

Kelly said...

Thanks for the tip about Costco. I saw this set at ACMoore and just loved it, so maybe I'll have to venture over to Costco this week. :) Cute card, by the way!

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