This meitai was inspired by a batik by Hoffman: Tree of Life I could not just purchase the fabric and make a meitai. The meitai print is appliqued. I had fun doing this panel - there are so many ideas turning in my head now.
The entire meitai panel: Some detailed photos of the applique:
The bird: The butterfly: The matching bag I just posted is perfect for this meitai. If you fold it just right if fits right inside.