OK, got the image uploaded. I wonder why we have to go through an intervening step now instead of having the option of doing it in one step from a hard drive... Will stop complaining now! I am sure I will get used to it, and if I get over my bad attitude, I think I'll recognize the benefits that are already peeking around the corner.
The last part of the mosaic was more exacting than what I did previously, so it took a lot longer to fill up less space with the little, precisely-trimmed, fused pieces.
I am playing with my brand new Bamboo tablet deciding on thread details. I don't think what I plan to do can be legally called thread "painting," but will see what evolves.