Monday, October 29, 2018

Inky Paws Challenge #83 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 a SKETCH challenge.

Inky Paws Challenge #83 Winner!

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

Christine's card features Newton Scoots By by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
 Christine Miller is our lucky gift certificate winner with this super fun card featuring the 
Newton Scoots By stamp set.  The bicycle pattern paper makes for a playful background for Newton on his scooter.  Super cute!

Congrats to Christine Miller! 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 #83 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
Happy Birthday bag by Dandi features Winston's Birthday and Newton's Birthday Bash by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Irene creates this darling gift bag by repeatedly stamping the party and happy birthday sentiments from the Newton's Birthday Bash stamp set. She then adds her green background to the front of the bag and adds a white rectangle and a strip of plaid pattern paper. She then stamps and colors the bear and presents from the Winston's Birthday stamp (retiring--grab it while supplies last).  She adds sequins and polka-dotted tissue to finish off this creative interpretation of the challenge sketch!

Emily's FAVE
Made for each other by April features Woodland Duos and Darling Hearts by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
April creates this clever scene following the challenge sketch. For the circle, she uses the Darling Hearts die set. She adds this delightful fox couple from the Woodland Duos stamp set. She adds stamps the sentiment and adds a bow to finish this adorable card!

Sue's FAVE
Of all the flakes by Bobbi features Frozen Fellowship and Winter Woofs by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Bobbi creates this snowy wonderland combining the Frozen Fellowship and
Winter Woofs stamp sets. She creates her night time background using distress inks. She uses paint and a white gel pen to add her snowflakes. She colors her snowmen in nontraditional colors. She adds the Husky puppy and glitter ribbon for a creative way to interpret the sketch--wowza!

Becky's FAVE
Thinking of you by Karren features Peony Blooms by Newton's Nook Desgins; #newtonsnook
Karren shades the flowers from Peony Blooms stamp  and die set spectacularly. She adds pastel papers and overlays them with vellum. She die cuts a circle with scalloped edges to showcase the flowers. She embosses the sentiment in gold and adds sequins and twine to finish her card. Gorgeous!

Debbie's FAVE
Hoppy Halloween by Andrea features Hoppy Halloween by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
 Andrea W brings us this darling card that features her wonderfully colored bunny from the Hoppy Halloween stamp and die set. The candy-themed paper provides the perfect background with the candy and lollipop stamped images. The orange and black twine ties it altogether fabulously!

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. Thanks for mentioning my card, Becky! Congrats to Christine and all the cardmakers featured here.

  2. Super excited about the random win! I sent an email as instructed. Congrats to all the top picks...some fabulous cards!!


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