For the first time, I've finished a part of the Banner. Just a small part, I admit, but it feels like a major breakthrough - from now on, more and more things will be 'the last', until it's finally all finished. The end is in sight!
Well, it is if you use a very long lens, anyway. Closer up, here's the various little flowers to the right of the panel edged in gold:
Then the three ferns:
And finally - hooray! - the last ever foxglove:
As its stem is already done, that's it finished - there's no more work to be done on it, and there are no more foxgloves to do. Wow.
So, here's all the right hand bits and pieces together:
And all work so far - everything on the panel with the edging completed: