Shelby ... what do you have your bow sitting on when it's shown "standing up"? That's cool!
And I got a giggle out of your starching within an inch of its life!
Originally Posted by shelby2000
I know how you feel. I starch my bottom bow within an inch of its life and bake it like normal so it keeps its shape. It takes a little bit of fussing with my layers to get them the way I want them. But, I totally understand your frustration. I attached a pic of my second stacked bow I did to show you that it can be done, not that mine is all that great, but it doesn't look like a total failure.
I wish I could be of more help. Just keep at it and try not to pull your hair out in the process. LOL!