Click into the album for the progress shots.
As an aside, if I could be any creature, I would be a barnacle. I’d get to travel the world lounging on the back of a great big whale just waving my arms around snatching up snacks. 🙂
p.s. – Thanks Mom for the drawing and thanks Mom and Dad for the colored pencils! I’ve definitely gotten my $50 out of them! (They were a high school graduation present that I begged and begged for – mind you, I am NOT an artist, these colored pencils have been used for coloring only, but I’ve lugged them all over creation with me for 10 years and cherish them deeply.)