Monday, September 18, 2023

Inky Paws Challenge #206 Winners


Thanks so much to everyone who entered our last

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

We loved all the different interpretations using the challenge colors!

Inky Paws Challenge #206 Prize Winner!

Dandi93's card features Houndstooth and Pumpkin Latte by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #coffeelovers, #coffeecards, #cardmaking, #cardchallenge
Dandi 93 uses the challenge colors for this darling coffee card!  For her background, she uses the Houndstooth stencil.  She then uses the little latte-laden lady from the \Pumpkin Latte stamp and coordinating die set.  A wonderful autumn card!

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

Congrats to Dandi 93!   Don't forget to send us an e-mail at to claim your $20 store credit! 

Inky Paws Challenge #206 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
Happiness is coffee and a good story by Angy features Sips & Stories and Mugs by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #coffeecards, #coffeecardlovers, #cardchallenge, #cardmaking
Angy Hughes was also inspired to create a coffee-themed card using the challenge colors. She uses the 
 Mugs stencil to create a colorful background.  She then adds the image from the Sips & Stories stamp set.  The overall effect is a cozy scene just right for a little kitty cuddle, a good book, and a cup of java!

Danni's FAVE
Life's not so ruff at the beacy by Danielle features Corgi Beach, Hibiscus, and Flags & Frames by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #puppycards, #beachcards, #summercards, #cardmaking, #cardchallenge
Danielle creates a wonderful summer scene with the hibiscus floral background (Hibiscus )stencil. The little puppies from the Corgi Beach stamp and die set look like they are having the time of their life on their floaties. Danielle also uses the Flags & Frames die set. 

Debbie's FAVE
Meghan's card features Pumpkin Patch by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook #cardchallenge, #cardmaking, #pumpkincards, #autumncards, #fallcards, #catcards
Meghan uses orange, teal, and yellow for her patch of pumpkins which is just so cute, and those tan kitties--adorable!  This image is from the Pumpkin Patch stamp set.  Meghan's use of fun pattern papers adds to the overall cuteness of her card!  

Amy's FAVE
Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice by Gail features Pumpkin Latte, Forest Scene Builder, and Framework by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #coffeecards, #pumpkinspicecards, #autumncards, #cardmaking, #cardchallenge
Gail was also inspired to use the challenge colors for a pumpkin patch scene, and her pattern paper is perfect for the job.  She adds some trees using the Forest Scene Builder die set, and her latte-laden lady is looking fabulous in her polka dotted coat. This fun image is from the Pumpkin Latte stamp and coordinating die set.  Gail also uses the Framework die set.  A lovely autumn scene!

Claire's FAVE
Happy Hello Knight Owl by Jennifer K. features Knight Owl by Newton's Nook Designs; #inkypaws, #newtonsnook, #owlcards, #cardmaking, #cardchallenge
Jennifer K. uses the retiring Knight Owl stamp set for her fabulous card!  Her little knight in shining armor sits atop a branch with a gorgeous full moon behind him. A fabulously designed 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. Thank you so much. Fun sketch and thanks to the design team for always inspiring me

  2. Congrats to the winners and thank you for a top pick!!!!!!!!!!!

  3. Happy Dance to Dandi - and thank you for selecting my card as a top pick - I feel honored - have a blessed day.

  4. How do I contact someone to get my favorites badge?


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