Slow going on this, but finally enough progress to show you. I finished all the ribbons that were laid horizontally. Then I stitched a small section on the left just before the cab – done in Kreinik #8 braid in black and gold. The two large piece on top of the locomotive were stitched with two shades of Silk Lame Braid and white Petite Sparkle Rays.
Now I can work on the cab next and the red and gold section below it. Here’s the whole canvas by Anne Cram: