Fussy Cutting and Using Punches| Kylie Kingham.

Hello friends, it’s Kylie with you all today sharing a new layout I have created. My assignment for today’s creation was to include some punches, fussy cutting as well as use the September Mood Board, (created by the lovely Elsie) as inspiration.

 

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What really appealed to me from this mood board were the flowers, the color palette and the cotton threads. I knew I wanted to incorporate these elements into my page design. I have used the August 2019 Main Kit, as well as items from the Pocket Life Kit, Embellishment Kit and the Cardstock Kit.

 

I decided to use a white card stock base since I knew there would be lots of color. A Hexagon punch from my stash was used for creating my background. I really love creating backgrounds using different shapes and am amazed how effective it looks for such a simple technique.I chose to use paper 14 of the Truly Grateful collection from the Main Kit as it had lots of lovely, colorful squares to punch. I distressed the edges a little of each hexagon before adhering them to my page with foam tape.This is so they sat up a little from the background, giving a nice dimension.

 

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Two “groups” of hexagons were added to the top and lower side of my page and I adhered two square photos at opposite angles over the top.

 

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Using the lovely ‘Truly Grateful’ die cuts from the embellishment kit, I layered many of them around my photos and throughout the centre of my background. Some were added with foam tape to help build dimension and interest. For my titles I carefully fussy cut some letters from paper 13 of the Truly Grateful collection in the Main Kit.There were already some fab words to choose from but I decided to created my own titles.

 

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I couldn’t help myself and had to add some lovely clusters of cotton from my stash amongst the die cuts.

 

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Once completed I was really happy with how all the various layers came together…

 

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Thanks for stopping by today! I hope you have enjoyed seeing my latest layout. Don’t forget to check out all the wonderful kits via the Hip Kit Club website.

 

Until next time, Kylie.

 

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