You can follow the full progress at www.shouldntsaythat.com and I'll put a tutorial for the bottlebrush flower up soon.
This is the photo that inspired me and the original start to the bottlebrush flowers. I have changed the size on those several times.
This is where I'm at
I have finally decided on the flower size and today I added the path that represents the Monterey Recreational Trail. I'm loving the way it's coming out. The background was worth all the time since I love that stitch. It took nearly 20 hours and 700 yards of theread.