I bet you are already thinking of how to turn these critters into embroidery designs, or patchwork blocks, aren't you?
The mural represents 81 different lifeforms, some favorites pictured below:
PS: To those of you waiting on an Elvie Block tutorial, hang in there! I'll be out of town (and away from my machine) for most of December, but intend to put something together at the end of the month. Thanks for your patience!