Here I am just minding my own business, and then suddenly a bucketload of new pieces from you show up in my inbox! Today is a good day, these are all absolutely gorgeous, man! The subtlety of value and color describing the planes on her back is just perfect, and that rose must've been a beast to do in oils. Beautiful work!
Yeah, I've been really bad with keeping up with traditional stuff, you're definitely wise to stay in the habit, and it shows in your skills! I've been good, just doing freelance, trying to get better, staying alive, the usual.