Friday, November 22, 2013

Inky Paws Challenge #05

Happy Friday! Today is a fun day -  It's the first day of #05 Inky Paws Challenge!
Here's this month's Sketch: 

Inky Paws Sketch Challenge #5 for Newton's Nook Designs

Are you ready to get your paws inky with us and play along to win a prize? The Challenge winner will receive a $10 store credit to our online store and a Inky Paws Challenge Top Pick Badge to add to your blog! If we get more than 15 participants, we will choose two winners so be sure to tell your friends to play along! 

Are you ready to play along and get your paws inky? 

  • Create a NEW project (card or other paper craft item) based on the sketch above.
  • Your project MUST use at least one Newton's Nook Designs stamped image (or free digital stamp - check out our Freebies page).
  • Post your project to your blog or to an online photo gallery such as Flickr or splitcoaststampers (on splitcoast please use keywords newtonsnook and IPC05).
  • Link back to this challenge (if posting in an online gallery copy the link into the photo description). 
  • Submit your project to this challenge using the Inlinkz widget below. You must submit a DIRECT link to your post page.
  • Have more than one great idea? You can enter more than once! Just link up each card separately. 
Since there is a holiday next week, we're making this one a little longer - You have three weeks to play along. Deadline to enter is Friday,  December 13th, 2013 at Midnight CST. The winner will be announced on the NND blog on Monday, December 16th.

Ready for some Inky Paws inspiration?  

Read the description below each card to see who made it!

Snowman card by Danielle Lounds for Newton's Nook Designs Inky Paws Challenge
Our Guest Designer this month Danielle Lounds played along with our challenge! She used the Frozen Friends set to create this adorable Snowman Card! I love how the cute little clouds she added!

Snowman card by Tessa Wise for Newton's Nook Designs Inky Paws Challenge
Design Team Member Tessa Wise also used the Frozen Friends set to create this adorable pink winter card! I love how the colors on the had match the stripes!

Dog card by Samantha Mann for Newton's Nook Designs Inky Paws Challenge #5
Design Team Member Samantha Mann took the cute puppy from the Canine Christmas stamp set and made it look like he's a gift tag on a present! What a creative way to use the sketch!

Dog Christmas card for Newton's Nook Designs Inky Paws Challenge #5
Here's one from me - I used the Puppy and Wreath from the Canine Christmas set and added some burlap and twine to make this "Howl-idays" card.

Octopus Holiday Card for Newton's Nook Designs Inky Paws Challenge #5
And one last one from me - for this card I watercolored the Octopus from SEAson's Greetings and added him on with some blue and pink patterned papers! 

Now It's your turn!  

Use the widget below to add a link to your project! Don't forget to tell your friends to play along too - If we get more than 15 participants we will pick TWO winners!


  1. Such cute cards from the design team!! Can't wait to play along :)

  2. Awww, they're all adorable (the cards AND the images!)!

  3. Fabulous sketch and amazing inspiration from the DT! Looking forward to playing!!