A long way to go? I wish I could do the same, seriously this is beautiful. I love the softness, the fact that she's muscular without being bulky... She's gorgeous, I'm having a huge crush right now. Congrats.
Hah! She actually was facing the other way originally, I ended up reversing the image at the end cause I felt it drew the eye across the page better. But yeah, now she's saluting backwards. Oh well, feel free to flip it.