After lots of fiddling around with different ideas, that I tried, I think thisway worked and I am finally pleased with it.
So now it is on to making the second smaller center and doing more stitching, etc. I see with this picture that my buds are all the same height, so that will change.
I like taking photos of my work and then be able to evaluate them from the camera's eye instead of my own, which is partial and works up really close.
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