As promised, I have abandoned the "Winter" piece for a while and instead, stitched up some other bits and pieces. First up, this little birdie - he's only small, so he didn't take long to do - two evenings, perhaps.
So then I went on to this little sampler, again only a few evenings because it's only little.
And then I started on this larger piece. Not much exciting to show yet, but here's what the finished piece will look like: