Monday, August 20, 2018

Inky Paws Challenge #78 Winners

Thanks so much to everyone who entered our last Inky Paws Challenge at here at
 the Newton's Nook Designs blog! This Biweekly Challenge was THEME!

Inky Paws Challenge #78 Winner!

We've chosen one RANDOM winner using to receive a $20 Store Credit to Newton's Nook Designs!

Go with the flow by Andrea features Manatee-rific, Waves, and Frames & Flags by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
This darling underwater scene by Andrea is a manatee's delight. Using the Waves stencil, she creates her wavy background. She then stamps her sentiment from the Manatee-rific stamp set on a light blue oval die cut. She colors her manatees and ocean accents and die cuts them with the coordinating die set. She frames her scene using the Frames & Flags die set. 

Congrats to Andrea! Don't forget to send us an e-mail at to claim your $20 store credit! (It's easiest if you already have an account set up in our shop)

Inky Paws Challenge #78 Favorites

Our Inky Paws Challenge Inspiration team has chosen a few of their favorite challenge entries from this challenge! If you see your card below, contact us if you'd like to get a "favorite" badge for your blog!

Diane's FAVE
It's summer by Lucie features Newton's Summer Treats by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Lucie wows with her great use of colored pencils. She colors two ice-cream loving kitties from the Newton's Summer Treats stamp set and adds a soft blue background to showcase them. So sweet!

Emily's FAVE
Heidi's cards feature Paradise Palms by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Heidi's collection of paradise cards with their vibrant sunset and beautiful waves are spectacular! She uses a combination of inks to create her backgrounds and uses the Paradise Palms stamp set to create those fabulous silhouette trees!

Sue's FAVE
Hooray by Candice features Summer Scoops by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Who wouldn't want to dive in to Candice's scrumptious sundae? Those rays of sun draw the eye to the yummy-looking sundae from the Summer Scoops stamp set.  The pastel blue polka-dotted pattern paper frames everything very nicely!

Becky's FAVE
From our flock to yours by Dawn feature Festive Flamingos by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Dawn pulls out the beach colors to give us this holiday surprise! She colors her flamingos from the Festive Flamingos stamp set orange and adds purple scarves and hats.  She white embosses her sentiment on a black banner and stamps a striped trim on the edge.  She finishes it off with those cute footprints and sequins. 

Debbie's FAVE
Mahalo by Milene features Aloha Newton by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Milene's beach background created using textured embossing powder is the purr-fect setting for her sweetly colored kitty from the Aloha Newton stamp set. She embosses her sentiment on a black banner and has a wide, white border to frame everything. 

Thank you for playing!

Thanks again to everyone who entered - It's really so much fun to look through all the entries and see everyone's ideas! If you didn't win this time, we hope you'll play along again next time! You can always find our most current challenge here.


  1. Congrats to Andrea and all the favorite picks! All of the cards are beautiful.

  2. Got to love! I was thrilled to see my card selected. Congrats to all the top picks! Any card with a Newton's Nook stamp is a winner in my book. Thanks for providing fun opportunities to win more stamps!


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