Monday, November 22, 2021

Inky Paws Challenge #161 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 Theme Challenge!

Inky Paws Challenge #161 Prize Winner!

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

Papierelle showcases Puppy Pals by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cardmaking, #puppycards
Papierelle's spectacular background provides the perfect setting for this puppy duo!  Sharing a favorite toy, these puppies from the Puppy Pals stamp set are colored wonderfully!  

Congrats to  Papierelle!  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 #161  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!

Debbie's FAVE
KT Fit Kitty uses mini-cupcake liners for her circular elements that look fabulous behind her trio of gingerbread men Brilliant idea! She uses the retired Ginger Snap stamp set for her trio of gingerbread men and colors each one uniquely. The little latte cup (Sending Hugs stamp and die set) and speech bubble are fabulous touches to this festive, fun card!

Diane's FAVE
Happy Holidays by Just Jingle showcases Beautiful Blizzard by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cardmaking, #holidaycards, #christmascards
Just Jingle uses the amazing snowflakes from the Beautiful Blizzard stamp set in nontraditional snowflake colors!  Who knew red, brown, and green snowflakes would look this amazing!  Thanks, Just Jingle, for thinking outside the box and creating this elegant card!

Sue's FAVE
Merry Everything by Donna H. showcases Pines & Holly, Sentiments of the Season, and Frames & Flags by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #holidaycards, #cardmaking
Donna H. uses the Pines & Holly die set to create a festive card filled with texture and holiday cheer!  For her cream card base, she uses the scallop-edged die from the Frames & Flags die set as well as the banner die for her sentiment.  The sentiment is from the Sentiments of the Season stamp set. Her plaid ribbon and bow ties everything together so nicely!

Amy's FAVE
Papierelle showcases Puppy Pals by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cardmaking, #puppycards
Our prize winner, Papierelle, is also Amy's fave this week!  Amy fell in love with these sweet puppies from the 
Puppy Pals stamp set. The forest scene behind them looks like a perfect setting for a day of fetching and playing with sticks!  

Claire's FAVE
Season's greeting by Kreate-a-Card features Newton's Candy Cane by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #holidaycards, #catcards, #cardmaking
Kreate-a-Card's flaky background is just perfect for her sweet feline!  This little guy is from the 
Newton's Candy Cane stamp and coordinating die set. Kreate-a-Card adds sparkling details on Newton that won Claire's heart!  

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. OMGoodness, thank you, Debbie, for picking my card as your favourite! I had so much fun making this one! You made my day!

    Big congrats to the winner and the other favourites! There are a couple cards there that I might have to CASE, so adorable!

  2. It's a double pleasure to be the winner and Amy's favorite !!! Many many thanks!! Congratulations to all the other winners too.

  3. Wonderful winner card and fav picks.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  4. Happy Dance to the winner and all the favorites which are delicious! have a blessed day!

  5. Oh, wow! I am so honored to be featured! Thank you!

  6. Congrats, guys! Beautiful work all around