(That'd be me... almost no painting for weeks. Didn't help I was sick TWICE.)
OK so I really have to finish this gift for my dad. Here's what's done so far:
I'm thinking a freehand-painted patterned border on the tunic, and maybe some tufts of dead winter grass poking out of the snow would make him more visually interesting. And he needs rosy cheeks since it's winter.