Maria Sibylla Merian was a fine painter and superb naturalist, one of the first woman scientists we know of. Her observations of insects and their relationships with plants revolutionized botany and zoology. Kit includes a gorgeous 10″ x 10″ Bee on 14, 16 or 18 mesh mono deluxe needlepoint canvas and all the silk threads needed to complete. Please indicate your mesh choice at checkout just before submit order. We will send the 14 count if you do not provide a preference. Available in alternate larger sizes.