Jewel beetles or metallic wood-boring beetles reflect light, showing off some brilliant, glossy, iridescent colors. But what is really surprising is their ability to detect flames of a forest fire over 50 miles away, where as they are the first arrivals in an inhospitable environment, they escape any predators in the smoldering barks of burnt trees.
Material : Cotton, Felt, Metal, Sequins & Beads; Hand embroidered
Handmade in India.
Produced in Small Batches by Artisans.
Slight variation in embroidery, size, shape and color is part of the handmade craft and may be apparent between pieces; this is not considered a defect but is celebrated as a mark of made by hand.