Yes! I did manage to splash some more paint on the fabric pieces (and myself) and ended up with some back-grounds which accepted dragon fly stencils, where I removed some of the paint from the wings.
Some beads were added for eyes and thorax to provide some interest.
A backing as well as machine stitched edging will be required to complete the Postcard format.
I then cut a four by six-inch stencilled butterfly from another print. This print isn’t as clearly defined as I would have liked, but once again the turquoise base showed through when the overcoat
This butterfly card also requires a backing as well as a machine stitched edge before it commences its travels as a postcard. This card will be travelling naked in the postal system because there are no wispy threads or beads to get caught in the sorting machinery.
Hopefully in the next week or so, I can tackle the remaining sheets and produce something more interesting and balanced in composition.