Things don’t always turn out the way you intend…

I was trying to prepare for my stamp club yesterday and I decided to try using a sketch from the Mojo Monday blog (a great place to start when you are feeling stumped, by the way). So this sketch inspired me and I decided to create a card using it. Now I have a rectangular scallop die for my Big Shot and thought I would use that for the focal point of my card. Well, when I pulled it out, I realized it was too big. So, I thought, “well I have a scallop circle die that I could use instead.” Guess what? When I pulled it out and tried that one, it was too big as well. I had originally planned to use Basic Black, Baja Breeze and the new Cherry Cobbler (a color combo I got from new Stampin’ Up color coach). So I had planned to use the medallion image in the new Artistic Etchings stamp set as a background stamp. So this is where I started…. So I cut out a scallop circle using my Big Shot because I thought the round shape would work well with the Medallion stamp image. When I got the scallop

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