Wednesday, 27 March 2019

Adventure (Maureen W ) Aust

Afternoon all

Its a drizzle day here in South East Queensland, the temperature is sitting at 22 degrees, quite pleasant, and such right to sit comfortable at my scrap table to sit here and fussy cut, started yesterday on the fussy cutting  the flowers.

I decide today to the challenge for Studio Challenge  blog Spot.

 The first monthly challenge is about fussy cutting. Anyone  who reads by blog will know that i love to fussy cut. Most of my layouts have some form of fussy cutting on them.  I decide to do another cruise layout using Kaisercraft Paradise found Collection



Kaisercraft "Paradise Found" collection;- Salt Water, Salt Water( reverse) Palm Trees (reverse), White Sands, Chase the Sun and Collectables
Little Birdy Texture Sand
Uniquely Creative:- word from cut apart sheet, hessian flower strips  and cork sheet  from February kit.
Kaisercraft fusion pen R03 (Red)
Uniquely Creative Hibiscus  Out line Dye
Scraps of Red Card stock
Close to My Heart Gold shimmer brush.
Kaisercraft red gem stones
6" x 4" landscape photo


Fussy cut flowers from "Chase the Sun", and "White Sands"
Fussy cut Shells from "Salt Water" (reverse)
Cut 8" x 11" triangle from "Salt Water"
Cut 6.5" ' 4.5"  Mat from Cork Sheet
Dye cut 4 red Hibiscus then cut in half
Ink Word using Fusion pen in red


Using "Palm Trees" reverse as base add "Salt Water" triangle to top left hand corner.
Add hessian flower strip across join
Add the row of fussy cut flowers from " White Sands" following line of join 1" from the top of join. Using foam tape
Add the dye hibiscus dye cuts and other fussy cut elements till your happy with the look , using photo for guidance ( i have three layers in most parts)
Add photo to cork mat
Add mat to page 5" from the top and 1.25" from right hand side tucking under flower cluster.
Add a sentiment from the flower cluster
Add glue then Texture sand to bottom of page (see photo)
Add the fussy cut shells  from " Salt Water (reverse) to the sand
Add gems to sentiment
Add title to top left hand corner
Using gold shimmer brush run thru stamens


  1. Wow! That's a lot of fussy cutting! Beautiful layout! So glad you joined in the fun over at The Studio Challenges!

  2. Oh what a great layout! I LOVE Hibiskus! Thanks for playing along with The Studio Challenges!

  3. Such a great layout. Thank you for joining our fussy cutting challenge at The Studio. Deb xx

  4. Beautiful layout and fussy cutting. Thanks for joining us at The Studio Challenges!

  5. Beautiful!! Great take on the challenge. Thanks for joining us at The Studio Challenges.