It came out beautifully, start to finish (Ian bet I wouldn't be able to leave it alone until our trip. Embarrassing how much he understands). The first two photos were taken by my long-suffering husband, and the next two shots I did of myself, one accidentally.
Pinwheel vent to let out steam
"Why are you not snapping when I push the buttonAW dang."
THIS is the picture I was going for.