and I'm starting with the back, because they are always interesting - I like to keep mine reasonably tidy
and the the front.
the tufts of thread you see on the surface are from starting off - two tiny stitches somewhere that is going to be covered up, and a loose tail to cut off when the thread is secure on the back
tentative leaves and buds are starting to show
and a little memorial to a lost loved one - last seed heads drifting off amongst the buds of new life