(charcoal and pastel on paper, 10.5 x 14.75 inches)
I know some of you are thinking, "Wasn't she 'almost done' with this one months ago?" Yup. It's just that "almost" often ends up being a more elastic state of being than I wish it were. I had some persistent trouble areas, but I resolved most of them and thought of some additions that I am pleased with.