I had planned to do something bigger but it was a long day away from the house (which was lovely, by the way!) so I didn't get my craft on until rather late. Luckily I'd bought this crepe paper peony kit from the Martha Stewart Craft's collection from Michael's a few weeks back just in case this situation should show its face.
Click the above link and you can see the wonders achieved by Martha's crew. . . here's my flower:
Not bad. . . not bad at all!
I do wish the colors on the packaging matched the colors available in the kit, but still I'm happy with the end product. Here's a shot of my flower with Ms. Martha's:
I think I did her proud!
Hearts and puppies,