At the end of last year I worked on a piece of art that I felt encompassed everything I had learnt that year and was what I considered to be my very best effort. It felt like a great way to end the year and gave me a definitive benchmark to surpass this year. So here I am again repeating the process. I didn't set myself a time limit as I hadn't done with the previous artwork but I know I spent roughly the same amount of time on it (25-30 hours).
Last year's effort: