Macy’s painting update & cross stitch update

So I got back to CA Friday night around midnight. My first priority coming home was to work on Macy’s paintings, because she’s due really soon now!

I sketched out the animals on paper first, and then I painted the initial shapes of the animals in white. That way, when I paint the animals in color, the pattern won’t show through (because the white paint is so thick).

Also, I got really far on my cross stitch while I was at Nana’s! I even cross stitched on the plane ride back! Here’s how far I got: