No reindeer are pausing...
It's "Cubcake" up on the roof, snug in her insulated super-suit. She's staking out the seedy bar across the street.
It's not exactly Christmas, but the snow is helping her stay out of sight. She'll be ready to pounce on some thugs when they come out. And she's still wearing a cute scarf, even though she really doesn't need it.
Basic coloring in Photoshop, bashed out over a rough sketch.
I also wanted to work on some perspective drawing.
In the wake of today's news, I offer the image of another protective spirit for the Holidays.
And to the folks who want it: