Friday, November 20, 2015

Inky Paws Challenge #27 - Kraft & Sparkle

This month's challenge is a Photo Challenge! 
create a project using Kraft + Sparkle!
Inky Paws Challenge #27 - Kraft & Sparkle | 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! 

You have TWO WEEKS to play along - Deadline to enter is Friday, December 4th, 2015 at Midnight CST. The winners will be announced on the NND blog on Monday, December 7th.

Are you ready to play along and get your paws inky?
  • Create a NEW project (card or other paper craft item).
  • 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 FlickrPinterest, or splitcoaststampers (on splitcoast please use keywords newtonsnook and IPC27).
  • 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. 
  • TIP: Please make sure your photo in focus  - We can't pick you as a winner if we can't see your card clearly because your photo is blurry! 

Here's some inspiration!

Several of our Design Team Members decided to play along - check out all the awesome birthday cards they created! Read the description below each card to see who made it.

Happy Christmas Gold ornament card by Tataiana | Jolly Tags and Simply Seasonal stamp sets by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook
Here's a gorgeous card by our guest Designer, Tatiana! I love those gorgeous gold tags and  and the gold embossed words. She used our new Jolly Tags stamp set and Tags Times Two die and the sentiment is from our new Simply Seasonal stamp set.

Merry Christmas pillow box by Larissa Heskett | Jolly Tags stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook
Here's a sweet little pillow box by Larissa! I love the red sparkle she added on the snowflake tag from the Jolly Tags stamp set! She also used red sparkle on the word merry from the Holiday Wishes stamp set. 
Happy Holidays penguin card by Danielle Pandeline | Wild Child & Simply Seasonal stamp sets by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook
Danielle created this adorable penguin Holiday card! she used our new our new Simply Seasonal stamp set for the big "happy Holidays" and added the sweet penguins from the Wild Child stamp set - so cute!! I love that gold background too!

Snowflake embossed card by Jess Gerstner | Beautiful Blizzard stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook
Here's a beautiful snowflake card by Jess! I love the embossed white on the Kraft paper - it makes the white really pop off! What a fun way to showcase our Beautiful Blizzard stamp set!
Happy Holidays ornament card by Samantha Mann | Jolly Tags stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook
I love those sparkly snowflake tags on this card by Samantha. She used our new Jolly Tags stamp set and Tags Times Two die set!
Happy New Year countdown card by Kimberly Rendino | Years of cheers and Simply Seasonal stamp sets by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook
Here is an awesome Happy New Year Card by Kimberly! I love the gold countdown on the side of the card!! She used our Years of Cheers stamp set for the numbers and champagne glasses and added the sentiments from the new Simply Seasonal stamp set.

Holiday scene with Kitty and snowman by Nina-Marie Trapani | Cat stamp sets by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook
Nina-Marie created this awesome winter scene using our Newton's Curious Christmas stamp set for the main images. She also used the sentiments from the Newton's Christmas Cuddles stamp set. If you look close you can find some snowflakes from the Fox Hollow stamp set and gifts from the Holiday Wishes stamp set! I love that gold striped background too!

Snowflake Holiday card by Jennifer Jackson | Beautiful Blizzard & Simply Seasonal stamp sets by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook
Here's what I created! I used the Beautiful Blizzard stamp set to create gold and white snowflakes over a Kraft background and then added the "Happy Holidays" sentiment from our new Simply Seasonal Stamp set. 

Now it's your turn! What will you create? Link up below:


  1. A fabulous array of inspiration; kraft and sparkle...sooooo pretty!

  2. Everyone's cards are so lovely!! Kraft and gold is such a beautiful combination!

  3. SQUEAL!! These are ALL just AMAZING Ladies!! ;) I LOVE LOVE LOVE ALL of the Inspiration and I look forward to seeing what everyone will create for this Months Challenge!! THANKS for sharing and have a Fabulous Week!! ;)

  4. Wonderful inspiration for the challenge! I love how DT came out with different ideas and can't wait to see all the entries!

  5. All of these cards are gorgeous. ♥

  6. Gorgeous inspiration! ! Love the challenge theme!

  7. Such beautiful inspiration from the team! Can't wait to see the entries!

  8. LOVE that graphic and the DT cards are so inspiring!!

  9. Your DT inspiration samples are gorgeous! What a fun theme - thank you! I just linked up my entry. I made my first Pocket Letter! I posted my photos on Flickr since I don't want to post this on my blog until my friend in the Netherlands receives it. Thanks for the inspiration!


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