This week,the gourds:
Went from this:
So, about half done. I only spent an hour on it. Of course, it all needs to be a lot more vibrant. More orange, and then if that doesn't work then the opaque orange instead of the transparent.
The bad thing about that is that I mixed up two hours worth of paint and I only painted an hour.
I am sure every oil painter tries what I tried next: covering the pallette with Saran Wrap.