Monday, March 6, 2017

Inky Paws Challenge #42 - Birthday Theme

Our first March challenge is a:
BirthdayTheme Challenge
Create a project for a birthday.

Are you ready to get your paws inky with us and play along to win a prize? The Challenge winner will receive a $10 store credit to our online store and a Inky Paws Challenge Top Pick Badge to add to your blog! If we get more than 15 participants, we will choose two winners so be sure to tell your friends to play along! 

You have 
TWO WEEKS to play along - Deadline to enter is Friday, March 17, 2017 at Midnight CST. The winners will be announced on the NND blog the following Monday. 

Are you ready to play along and get your paws inky?  Make sure you check the challenge rules page before you link up your project. 

Here's some inspiration!

Several of our Design Team Members decided to play along - check out all the awesome cards they created, inspired by this fun, festive theme! Read the description below each card to see who made it.

Debbie Owens creates a festive birthday card with the fun stamped background and glossy balloon using Newton's Birthday Bash

Paris Birthday Cards by Ellen featuring Newton Dreams of Paris, Love and Chocolate, and Newton Loves Cake by Newton's Nook Designs, #newtonsnook
Ellen Haxelmans combination of stamp sets celebrates birthdays with an international flair and beautiful colors! She uses Newton Dreams of Paris, Love and Chocolate, Newton Loves Cake

With Sprinkles on Top by Larissa featuring Summer Scoops by Newton's Nook Designs, #newtonsnook
Larissa Heskett has created a scrumptious birthday card using Newton's Nook Designs' Summer Scoops.  Turning this into a shaker card makes it so festive and fun!

Happy Birthday by Juliana featuring Newton Loves Cake by Newton's Nook Designs, #newtonsnook
Samantha Mann takes us under the sea with Mermaid Crossing. Her amazing watercoloring and vellum waves make for a beautiful card!

Happy Birthday by Juliana featuring Newton Loves Cake by Newton's Nook Designs, #newtonsnook
Juliana Michaels has given us a festive birthday card using Newton Loves Cake. Her use of plaids and polka dots is so playful and fun!

Look What I Made by Maria featuring Newton Loves Cake by Newton's Nook Designs, #newtonsnook
Maria Russell uses Newton Loves Cake to make a super fun birthday card. Her bright and colorful cake looks so yummy!  

Happy Cake Day by Tatiana featuring Newton Loves Cake by Newton's Nook Designs, #newtonsnook
Tatiana Trafimovich's playful card using Newton Loves Cake looks wonderful with the hats and candles stamp in the background. 


  1. What fantastic inspiration cards and a theme for the challenge! Everyone needs a few extra birthday cards in the stash! Can't wait to see all the entries!

  2. Thanks for the fun birthday theme and outstanding design team inspiration.


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