Odile's world is not peaceful. And she is getting too old for all that patrolling at night.
She would really love to live in a world where she has no chores and where she could paint all day. This dancer by the way is a little statue I have, about 40 cm tall. I've drawn/painted it three times in the course of this fake journal, but always from the same angle. Next time, I'll have to pick a different position. I'm getting better at painting the legs and the body, but the arms are still a struggle.
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