I call them doodle cloths. They are rolled up pieces of evenweave that I practice thread on. Expand on each image to see closeup.
First part of the top wing is tent stitch. Did not like the end result.
Second part of the top wing is full cross… Much better
Fish below is 1 over 2. Better… much more comfortable.
Border: 1 over 2 variagated (Note: s/b 2 over 2)
Letter B: 1 over 1 variagatedd brown
Top of flower: 1 over 1, Gloriana Black Cherry
Bottom of flower: 1 over 1, Gloriana Tudor Silk, Poinsetta