Thursday, January 31, 2008

Where's the MOJO?

I think that i have lost my MOJO. I'm just not in the mood. However, i did see this challenge over on SCS for this Dahlia Flower and thought that i would try it. I combined it with the SC161 layout challenge. I thought that this would be so much fun to do. well if you like origami, i think that you would. I first used my mega circle punch to make the dahlia flower. OMG! so then i used my 1 3/8 inch circle punch. much better! i was putting all my layers together and i just didn't like it so i punched out some circles, the directions says to punch out 8, however for some reason i needed 9. I have about 27 different circles punched out.if anyone wants them let me know, i'll be happy to send them to you as i don't see myself making many more of these flowers...primas are so much easier! i just couldn't find my mojo making this. This is the best of what i was able to come up with. Let me know what you think!
Card stock: Pixie Pink, Paper from Sams Club
Ink: elegant eggplant
stamps: Warmest Regards

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Stampin' Meg said...

Sooo pretty-I have been seeing lots of these as I am surfing about today. I might have to try my hand at one. I like your warning about not using too big a punch!

PattyW said...

I love this card ! I think your flower is very pretty! May have to check out how to do it. You can send me the circles! Sure wish I had a circle punch and a scallop one..and a cuttlebug! Love the embossing on your card!... how did you do it?

Lorraine said...

Pattyw, if you'd like the punched circles just send me your address and i will send them to you! The cuttlbbug swirl design in an embossing folder. so easy to use, but you do need the cuttlebug machine! lol
thanks for asking!

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