Monday, May 23, 2022

Inky Paws Challenge #173 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!

Bubble Gum Pink, Lemon Yellow, Lime Green, and Orange

Inky Paws Challenge #173 Prize Winner!

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

Dayna's trio of cards feature Newton Loves Tacos by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #tacocards, #catcards, #cardmaking
 Dayna uses pastel papers to create her stripes that make for a fun, feisty background fitting for the taco and margarita lovin' kittens from the Newton Loves Taco stamp and die set.  Love them!

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

Inky Paws Challenge #173  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
Here's to you by Helen features Cocktail Mixer and Bokeh by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cocktailcards, #cardmaking
Helen F. creates this delightful card with several fruity cocktails from the Cocktail Mixer stamp set. She sets them amidst colorful bubbles using the Bokeh stencil set.  Cheers!

Amy's FAVE
Happy Purr-thday by Karen features Newton's Cupcake, Oval Frames, Frames & Flags,  and Serene Stripes by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #birthdaycards, #cardmaking, #catcards
Karen G. creates the cutest background using the Serene Stripes stencil for her darling kitty!  Then look at that scrumptious cupcake and sweet kitty from the Newton's Cupcake stamp and die set! Anyone else want to take just a nibble?  Karen also uses an oval die frame (Oval Frames die set) for her vellum and stamps the sentiment on a banner from the Frames & Flags die set.  Delightful!

Claire's FAVE
Congratulations on your new dog by Danielle features Welcome New Dog,  Petite Clouds,  Land Border, Fence by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #dogcard, #cardmaking
Danielle creates a fabulous scene using the Petite Clouds stencil set and the Land Border die set for her playful puppy from the Welcome New Dog  stamp and die set.  She adds a fence using the Fence die set. The overall effect is total cuteness!

Debbie's FAVE
Feline Meow-tivated by Meghan features Newton's Crafty Cardio and Frames Squared by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #catcards, #cardmaking,
Meghan creates bright bold layers using the Frames Squared die set for her crafty cat to play in.  Her sweet orange tabby cat from the Newton's Crafty Cardio stamp and die set looks like she is having a grand time with all her crafting supplies. So fun!

Diane's FAVE
Life is better with a friend like you by Donna features Peony Blooms and Porch Swing Friends by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #friendshipcards, #cardmaking, #floralcards
Donna uses the challenge colors beautifully using the Peony Blooms stamp set. Donna then layers her flowers on a pretty pink card base with a green patterned paper.  She places the sentiment from the Porch Swing Friends stamp set on a black background that really pops against the bright colors. So pretty!

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 to the winner! such gorgeous colorful cards! Thanks for a top pick!

  2. Happy Dance to all posted here! Have a blessed day!

  3. Thanks so much to Sue for selecting my card as her favorite!! I was thrilled. I love playing with these fun challenge. Congratualtions to winner and favorites!! Have a good day! :)


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