Day 37. I’ve added Up and Down Buttonhole stitch to the embroidery in variegated green
Day 38.. here I made flowers of Whipped Wheels. The frame for the flower in dark perle 8 and whipped with 6 strands of variegated DMC. The smaller flowers used 3 DMC threads for whipping.
Day 39. Stem stitch combined the flowers. 2 DMC strands used here.
Day 40. A small butterfly.
Bullions for body. Buttonhole for outside wings and Long and short stitch for the white sections. All were stitched with a single Rajmahal art silk thread. Antenna made with Pistil stitch. 2 strands of black DMC thread.
and here is a photo of the work to date. The only bit missing is the cloud above the bird. You may find a turtle down below..eyes peeled.