Monday, July 10, 2023

Inky Paws Challenge #201 Winners

Thanks so much to everyone who entered our last

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

Inky Paws Challenge #201 Prize Winner!

We've chosen one RANDOM winner using to receive 
a $20 Store Credit to Newton's Nook Designs!
You're one in a melon by Firketa features Newton's Melon by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #catcards, #summercards, #cardchallenges, #cardmaking
Fikreta's kitty from the Newton's Melon stamp set has the right idea on staying cool this summer.  He is looking fabulous on the sparkly blue oval eating that large slice of watermelon  A wonderful way to use the challenge sketch, Fikreta!

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

Inky Paws Challenge #201 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!

Crystal's FAVE
Have a mice day by Mary H. features Birthday Party and Birthday Mice by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #birthdaycards, #cardchallenge, #cardmaking, #micecards,
Mary H. is celebrating with these  darling mice from the 
Birthday Mice stamp set. Her paper selection from the Birthday Party paper pad creates such a bright, playful background for the mice to enjoy that deliciously colored cupcake!

Debbie's FAVE
Happy surf day by Kristi features Newton's Perfect Wave and Love & Meows by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #catcards, #beachcard, #summercards, #cardmaking, #cardchallenge
Kristi created a horizontal card using the sketch which is filled with ocean vibes!  She uses the female feline surfer from the Newton's Perfect Wave stamp and  coordinating die set who is sporting a very cute blue bikini!  Kristi coordinates the red striped paper (Love & Meows paper pad) with her red flowers on the surf board!  The red, white, blue color scheme is both "beachy" and patriotic!

Diane's FAVE
Sanding you a sunny smile by Kristi features Kitten Beach by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #kittencards, #catcards, #cardchallnge, #cardmaking, #summercards
Melanie H. brings us another darling beach scene!  For her beach-lovin' feline, she pulls from the Kitten Beach stamp and coordinating die set. She adds a crab who also wants to play with his new furry friend. Her subtle beach and pastel papers add to the "beachy" vibe of her card!

Amy's FAVE
Fluttering by with a happy hello by Jennifer K. features Bold Blooms and Monarchs by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #cardchallenge, #butterflycards, #cardmaking, #cardchallenge, #springcards
Jennifer K. uses the challenge sketch to take us to a garden where two butterflies from the Monarchs stamp and die set are enjoying the flowers created using the retiring Bold Blooms stencil.  Her pastel palette is gorgeous!

Claire's FAVE
Relax * Read * Repeat by Robin S. features Newton's Book Club and Pawprints by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #catcards, #cardchallenge, #cardmaking,
Robin Stanton won over Claire's heart with the kitten atop those pastel books.  This little feline is from the Newton's Book Club stamp set, and he is look good with the paw print background created using the Pawprints stencil.  The pattern papers and pastel color scheme add to the overall cuteness of the 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 moscurrent challenge here.


  1. Congrats to me! he he
    Im so happy to be winner!
    congrats to all picks!
    gorgeous cards!


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