So. All I can say is I'm having a lot of fun painting something different. And I hope to get more commissions of this nature in the future.
In non-art-related news: I got a kitten. I now have two dogs and two cats (and a horse and a turtle). I don't think that's too many. Just enough, really.
Here's a picture of the new kitten. His name is Roman. He was born on the farm in Luther and I've posted a picture of him before. He likes to ride like this in the car: