Monday, May 4, 2015

Meet our May Guest Designer - Jenn Shurkus!

This is our second post today. To see winners from the May Flowers blog hop from this weekend, scroll down or click here

Our very special Guest Designer for our May is Jenn Shurkus

I'm so super excited to have Jenn as a guest this month! Jenn creates cards in a variety of styles with some cards clean & simple and other designs with complex layers and textures! She also has a GORGEOUS loft where she teaches classes and an adorable kitty, Mister Harley, who also likes NND stamps :)
Mister Harley Cat and Jenn Shurkus | Stamps by Newton's Nook Designs
She will be posting with our Design Team with our May release reveals next week! I can't wait to see what she creates with our stamps! Here's some more about Jenn - Make sure to check out her blog and say hello!

Jenn Shurkus
Jenn Shurkus
Creative Chick

Jenn lives in New England, with her kitty Mister Harley and her boyfriend Chris. She's been papercrafting for 15 years, and has played multiple roles in the paper craft industry as an independent store manager, designer and teacher. With a degree in graphic design she is also Copic and Ranger certified. Jenn loves to show people new and clever ideas to design their cards and projects. She has a flair for the "artsy-fartsy" without going over the top. She designs her projects in the way to inspire, but not intimidate. Jenn is eager to share her creative passions with others and encourage their artistic growth. She currently teaches in person and online classes as well as host Loft Art Retreats. You can read more about her, her handsome kitty Mister Harley and wicked cute boyfriend Chris on her blog {creative chick}

And here's a cute card Jenn made for a previous inky paws Challenge using our stamps:

Cat and Snowman Valentine by Jenn Shurkus | Stamps by Newton's Nook Designs

This card uses the Newton's Curious Christmas stamp set - but she made it into a valentine! How Cute! We can't wait to see what she does with our May Release! 


  1. Congrats Jenn! Such a cute card!

  2. Welcome Jenn! Super excited to have you this month and I love the collage of you and Mister Harley, so cute!

  3. Congrats and welcome Jenn. Looking forward to your designs :)

  4. Congrats Jenn! Cute card & can't wait to see the rest of your designs!:)

  5. Darling kitty! Congrats on being a guest designer! Can't wait to see more of your projects!

  6. Wow awesome congrats on being a guest designer.

  7. CONGRATS Jenn!! =) So EXCITED to have you joining us this month and I CAN'T WAIT to see what you create!! =) Thanks for sharing I LOVE this Card and the SWEET Pictures of Harley!!!! =)


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