I finished enough of the painting to hold a graduation party on Friday night:
At the commencement ceremony Dandylion played the drums in the prelude (Guardians of the Galaxy) and the processional and recessional (Pomp and Circumstance).
We heard a local veterinary doctor give the commencement address; he advised the students to 1) Be honest, always tell the truth; 2) Love what you do and you'll be successful; 3) Believe in something, you'll need faith in your life; 4) Always be positive, avoid negativity, have fun; adversity makes you better.
Posed with the graduate:
And caught a picture of two sets of brothers who are good friends: