Ornithoptera Croesus is also known as Wallace's Golden Birdwing. It Inhabits nothern Moluccas, Indonesia. Its wingspan is about 16 cm. The butterfly got its name in honour of Croes, mythically rich king of Lydia.
This beaded butterfly is woven of 4 colours.
The pattern includes a photo of a woven butterfly, a palette of needed toho beads and 3 graphs. The colours in all beads are numbered for easier work. The way of the thread is shown in each graph.
Weaving this tiny lepidoptera can be an easy and simple lesson helping a pupil to make much bigger butterflies.
Such butterfly can be used as a brooch, an earring, a part of a bookmark.
2,5 X 2,5 cm