Monday, June 7, 2021

Inky Paws Challenge #149 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 Color Challenge. 

Inky Paws Challenge #149 Winner!

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

Gnome one deserves a better birthday by Betty features Gnome Garden by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #cardmaking, #newtonsnook
Betty T.'s sweet scene features the gnomes from the Gnome Garden stamp and die set. They look delightful in their colorful outfields with the lavender sky in the background!  Nicely done, Betty!

Congrats to  Betty 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 #149 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!

Amy's FAVE
Many thanks by Mary features Frames & Flags, Heart Frames, Heartfelt Bloom, and Thankful Thoughts by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #cardmaking, #newtonsnook
Mary R. colors the flowers from the Heartfelt Bloom stamp set in the challenge colors and die cuts using the scallop heart from the Heart Frames die set.  She die cuts a dark lavender scalloped rectangle using the die from the Frames & Flags die set. She adds a lighter lavender and dark mint layer and white embosses the sentiment from the Thankful Thoughts stamp set. She adds a trio of shiny hearts to finish off her delightful card!

Claire's FAVE
Without friends by Karen features Woof Pack by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cardmaking, #dogcards
Karen lightly colors the puppies from the \Woof Pack stamp set. Then she uses the challenge colors to add pops of color on the puppies' clothing!  The white embossed sentiment on a black banner that adds a nice dramatic touch! Fabulous!

Debbie's FAVE
I'm a little prickly by Meghan features Cuppa Cactus by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cardmaking, #coffeecards, #coffee_crafts, #coffeelovingcardmakers
Meghan K. creates a fun coffee-themed card using the Cuppa Cactus stamp and die set. She uses the challenge colors to great layers for her central focus those two cacti in their coffee mugs!  Don't you love how she repeatedly stamps the images for a fun patterned paper!  So cute!

Diane's FAVE
You brighten by life by Kristi features Flower Trio, Basketweave, and Daffodils by Newton's Nook Designs; #newtonsnook, #inkypaws, #cardmaking
 We love how Kristi uses the Flower Trio die set with the challenge colors.  The flowers look amazing against the background made with the Basketweave stencil.  She pulls a sentiment from the Daffodils stamp set.  A beautiful way to utilize the challenge colors!

Sue's FAVE
Have a beautiful birthday by Anila features Roses by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #cardmaking, #newtonsnook
Anila shows her creativity by coloring the flowers from the Roses stamp set and cut using the coordinating die set in shades of gray! She creates a graphic background using strips of pattern paper in the challenge colors. A few sequins add a touch of sparkle!  Such a striking card!

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. Thank you so much 🥰..
    Congratulations all the winners

  2. Such a wonderful collection of cards! I loved this challenge 💗