I chose the gulls reference but took them out of the shopping center as, wouldn't you know it, Jonathan had skipped off with their only Sears credit card! This really ticked off the others who gathered for a quick meeting once back on the shoreline, as this was not the first time Jonathan had done this to them. The seagull facing east, or to the right, decided enough was enough and they held a quick vote to steal the credit card and go shopping later, and also to take his iPhone away while he slept.
While Jonathan was away they nibbled on popcorn and oysters and felt so happy.
Here is the sketch at about 15 minutes on Kilimanjaro 140 lb cold press watercolor paper:
I used a watersoluble colored pencil plus peach, pale grey, and white Crayola crayons.
After 1 hour using Benjamin Moore latex acrylics:
As far as I got in 2 hours and 10 minutes, so think it may be done. I used watercolor splatters along with white latex acrylic: