Monday, May 9, 2022

Inky Paws Challenge #172 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 Theme Challenge!

Inky Paws Challenge #172 Prize Winner!

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

Spec-TACO-lar birthday wishes by Kristi features Newton Loves Tacos by Newton's Nook Designs;#inkypaws, #birthdaycards, #catcards, #cardmaking
Kristi showcases the newly released Newton Love Tacos stamp with this darling card. Set against the subtly patterned yellow paper, Newton in his hard taco shell and festive birthday hat is looking fine!  

Congrats to Kristi! Don't forget to send us an e-mail at to claim your $20 store credit!

Inky Paws Challenge #172  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 Purr-thday by Tracie C. features Newton's Birthday Balloons and Frames & Flags by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #birthdaycards, #cardmaking, #catcards
Tracie C.'s fun, pink papers creates a celebratory background for Newton (Newton's Birthday Balloons stamp and die set) to float upon. She uses the Frames & Flags die set to create the many layers. 

Sue's FAVE
Happy Birthday by Becca features Garden Mice by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cardmaking, #micecards, #birthdaycards
Sue loves a great CAS card, and Becca's card doesn't disappoint. With the little mouse image (Garden Mice stamp and die set) on top of the birthday paper!  Love it!

Amy's FAVE
Papierelle's card features Let's Pawty, Puppy Friends, and Love & Chocolate by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cardmaking, #puppycards, #birthdaycards
Papierelle won over Amy's heart with her combination of puppies and chocolate!  Seriously, who can resist?  Her pastel confetti-edging creates a festive setting for her trio of puppies (Let's Pawty stamp set (2019 STAMPember Exclusive and Puppy Friends stamp set) to party! She adds in a platter of chocolate goodies (Love & Chocolate stamp set) that look divine!

Claire's FAVE
Happy birthday by Karen G. features Cupcakes by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #birthdaycards, #stencilcards, #cardmaking
Who can resist rainbow cupcakes and lots of sprinkles?  Karen G. uses the Cupcakes stencil set to create those colorful cupcakes and then adds colorful sprinkles as her shaker element!  Wowza!

Debbie's FAVE
Celebrate by Dandi93 features Newton's Birthday Trio and Birthday Essentials by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #birthdaycards, #cardmaking, #catcards
Dandi93 goes the extra mile by making this adorable interactive card combining the Birthday Essentials and the Newton's Birthday Trio stamp and die set. Can you imagine the recipient's surprise
when those sweet kitties pop up? Fun!

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. Congrats to Kristi for the win and to the awesome top picks! Thank you, Sue, for choosing my card - I am so honored & happy!! <3

  2. Congrats to the winner & Faves.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"


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