Back after a month in France (the wine was good, thank you!).....
The painting is in full swing now, with the final fairing of the hull and the first undercoat of Jotun Polyurethane paint:
This final fairing still shows a (very few) little defects that will be corrected after the sheathing of the stem (with multiple layers of lighter satin) will have been done:
....and also the transom, which has got it's full sheathing now: