I wouldn't have picked these colors or fabrics; given that, I'm pleased with how the project turned out. I used palestrina stitch and cast-on stitch toward the end, as we learned those stitches, and I like the results.
The finished project is a wall hanging, approximately 15"x15"
Some detail shots:
I took these pictures with my phone; perhaps I should learn to download pictures from my actual camera instead!
I also did a little practice with the Pekingese stitch on another project:
I like this one, but after seeing some other people's postings, I think I need to play with it a little more!