Monday, October 11, 2021

Inky Paws Challenge #158 Winners


Thanks so much to everyone who entered our last

Inky Paws Challenge  at the Newton's Nook Designs blog!

This Biweekly Challenge was a Color Challenge!

Inky Paws Challenge #158 Prize Winner!

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

I need more coffee right meow by Vanessa features Newton Loves Coffee by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #catcards, #coffeelovers, #coffeecards 
Vanessa uses the small coffee cup images on her Kraft card base to make a custom pattern.  She then adds the coffee-lovin' Newton from the Newton Loves Coffee stamp set to her center panel and adds a teal border for an added pop of color!  A fun coffee card!

Congrats to  Vanessa!  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 #158  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!

Sue's FAVE
Thank you for sticking by you by Karen features Captivated Cacti by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cactuscards, #cardmaking
Karen Guettler Carlson showcases the cacti from the Cultivated Cacti stamp and die set for her beautiful card.  The different colored cacti look wonderful in their bright clay pots.  Her arrangement of the pots on a windowsill is a fabulous way to display them!

Amy's FAVE
Hello fall by Connie features Fall Friends by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #autumncards, #fallcards, #cardmaking
Connie Crafter showcases the feline and canine from the Fall Friends stamp set. Her wonderful coloring and clean, simple design keeps all the focus on those two dozing critters!  A beautiful way to showcase the challenge colors! 

Claire's FAVE
Chase your dreams by Annette features Captivated Kittens and Heartfelt Butterflies by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #catcards, #cardmaking
Annette uses the challenge colors for a playful summer card featuring one of the kittens from the Captivated Kittens stamp set.  Behind him is a kaleidoscope of orange butterflies from the Heartfelt Butterflies stamp set. So cute!

Debbie's FAVE
Talk turkey to me by Priscilla features Talk Turkey by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #simonsaysstamp, #thanksgivingcards, #autumncards, #fallcards, #cardmaking
Priscilla Joseph showcases the turkey lovin' puppy from the Talk Turkey stamp set, an exclusive Newton's Nook Designs & Simon Says Stamps stamp set for STAMPtember 2021. Priscilla adds the challenge colors using the Falling Leaves stencil for her background and coloring the side dishes in them.  Her spotted dog looks like he is having the time of his life!  

Diane's FAVE
Espresso your love by Kristi features Tree Rings and Love Cafe by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #coffeelovers, #coffeecards, #cardmaking
Kristi H. combines elegance with a rustic twist!  She uses the Tree Rings stencil for her backdrop and layers it with an elegant doily just perfect to sit those steaming mugs of coffee from the Love Cafe' stamp and die set. A fabulous way to espresso one's love!

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. Oh yay. What a nice surprise to see this morning. I'm so lucky. Thank you so much!! Congrats to the designer picks 😊

  2. I have been gone on vacation, thanks Amy for picking my card as your fave :)