My last piece was too, too blue - and so, as an antidote, I did this one:
Note to self:
I was going for the watercolour effect for the background. It took me a while to get it - so that's why it's patchy. I need to dilute the paint, and do the whole piece wet-ly, and only after that, go over it again, to deepen the shade. Try and try and try again.