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Newton's Perfect Pumpkin

 Happy Monday!  Welcome to Day #1 of the
Newton's Nook September Releases!
Newton has been at it again and you're sure to
love he and his friends in all of their adorableness :)

Today we're featuring "Newton's Perfect Pumpkin"

My sample card made with this sweet stamp set:
I love that you get to decide what kind of face (or no face) that you'd
like for Newton's pumpkin to have!  I colored the stamped image with watercolor pencils
and dressed up the card with new patterned papers and enamel dots by
Doodlebug Design and a swatch of ribbon and jute by May Arts.

Would you like to win “Newton’s Perfect Pumpkin”?
 This set will be given away to TWO lucky winners
Here's how to win: 
Comment on the NND blog and Design Team and Guest blogs (see list below)!  
Two winners will be chosen at random from the collective blogs release posts.
 Make sure to check out each of their blogs and comment for your chance to win.  
You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment 
on the better your chances are of winning! 

 You have until Thursday, Sept 18 at 9pm CDT to comment 
 -- winners will be announced on the blog post on Friday, September 19th--
Check out all the awesome Design Team Blogs below to enter:


  1. Sweet card.. I love your paper choices too!

  2. I think that sentiment is soo adorable. Love the ribbon.

  3. Such a cute card! Love the papers and ribbon you used!

  4. This is so cute! I love your choice of patterned papers and colors--and how you colored Newton!

    Chris L.

  5. Your design and color choices are perfect for this sweet card.

  6. Very pretty. Love the way the background papers match the colors so well.
    Great card.
    thanks for sharing.

  7. This is lovely Shellye! I really like all the colorful patterned papers you used in those fun prints (I have trouble resisting fun Halloween DP!) ~ Meredith

  8. Very cute and the background
    papers are neat!
    Carla from Utah

  9. Love the patterned papers you used

  10. Love the texture and your colors are so wonderful! Beautiful project!~kim

  11. How cute is Newton with his little witch's hat and pumpkin! I love this new set! Your card is adorable! Fabulous colouring!

  12. Ok I LOVE that you colored a cape or outfit on newton too! So awesome!! And the colors invoke such a feeling of Halloween!! I love it!!!

  13. Too stinkin' cute! I like the soft coloring with the colored pencils!

  14. Love that colorful paper. Great coloring too.

  15. I like your choice of papers and the texture.

  16. Another spectacular card! I love the papers you used and your coloring on the textured paper is just beautiful.

  17. The patterned papers are great and coordinate well with the stamp. I almost forgot about using watercolor pencils to color. Great suggestion.

  18. Adorable card and beautifully colored!!!

  19. How cute is he. Love the patterns and coloring.

  20. What a wonderful design and use of various patterns. The image is so cute.

  21. This is really cute - love how you colored the kitty - looks like he has a whole costume on!

  22. What a cute card! Love the watercolor look with your choice of papers and green ribbon!

  23. Darling card! Love that sweet Newton stamp with the pumpkin! Great coloring and paper choices!

  24. Great design! Love how you colored that sweet kitty.

  25. Super fun and cute card - once again your details and things you finished it with just make it sing!! You are a natural!! So fun to follow and be inspired by!!!


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