Monday, September 9, 2019

Inky Paws Challenge #105 Winners

Thanks so much to everyone who entered our last Inky Paws Challenge at here at
 the Newton's Nook Designs blog! I apologize for the delay, but here are the amazing winners of the last biweekly Challenge was a Sketch Challenge.

Inky Paws Challenge #105  Winner!
We've chosen one RANDOM winner using to receive a $20 Store Credit to Newton's Nook Designs!

Amy T. creates this bright and festive birthday card by selecting wonderful papers!  For her center panel, she adds texture using the Confetti stencil. She adds a gift-giving image from the Holding Happiness stamp and die set. She adds a bit of bling, ribbon and the sentiment to make this a wonderful birthday card!

Congrats to Amy T.   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 #105 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!

Bobbi's FAVE
Happy Halloween by Amy T. features Newton's Boo-tiful Night and Spooky Street by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Amy T.  provides a fabulous Halloween card with her distressed moon and spooky blended night sky. Using the Spooky Street stamp set, she stamps bats, tombstones, and tree to complete her background for the kitty witch from the Newton's Boo-tiful Night stamp set.  She embosses the sentiment from  the Spooky Street stamp set in white. She places this panel on Halloween-themed papers and finishes with twine!  Spook-tacular!

Debbie's FAVE
Boatloads of Christmas Cheer by Sandi features SEAs-on's Greetings by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Sandi's use of the sketch as a gift-card holder is super fun!  She selects some wonderful Christmas colored papers--green and red--which make for an amazing setting on which she adds her ocean scene with it's boatload of holiday presents. This sweet image is from SEAs-on's Greetings stamps set (retired).  What a fun way to send some Christmas love!

Diane's FAVE
Pina koala by Avrawill features Pina Koala by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Avrawill creates a bold brightly colored background with a fun geometric design. She adds a light green panel on which she adds the cute koala from the Pina Koala stamp and die set. She adds twine to pull everything together for this fabulous card!

Sue's FAVE
I'm here for you rain or shine by Green-Eyed Goddess features Newton's Rainy Day by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Green-Eyed Goddess created an amazing background in rainbow colors which is perfect for the rainy image!  She uses Newton's Rainy Day stamp and die set. Her bright red and white umbrella is so bold as it keeps Newton and his frog and duck friend dry.  The grass with the little white hearts is a wonderful touch.  

Becky's FAVE
Hope your fall is extra mice by Amanda features Falling Leaves and Autumn Mice by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook
Amanda greats this amazing fall scene by using distress ink over the Falling Leaves stencil.  She then blends distress inks on her center panel and spritzes with water. Using the the Autumn Mice stamp and die set, she adds leaves flying in the wind with sweetly colored mouse chasing them.  She finishes with the sentiment and a trio of pumpkins.  

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 moscurrent challenge here.


  1. Congrats Amy! Also, thanks Sue for the shout out on my card. Everyone's cards were awesome!

  2. Congratulations Amy!! Love your card. Thank you also for featuring my card/gift card holder as one of the favorites. Now to get busy on my Halloween card.

  3. Thank you so much! Everyone made such beautiful cards!


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