The concept is quite clear to me. Baba Yaga is a beleaguered forest spirit, on the knife edge of extinction. She's maybe checking out a new place to take her house, or maybe going to a sustainable forest practices conference or something. How to depict that in her suitcase? The trick is to pare back on the ideas. Now that I have one day to finish up, plus finish up some other stuff in other parts of my life, before making the trek to the mainland, I have to finish what I've got. Okay then.
On the wall are undercoats that are drying. On the easel is an undercoat that is getting its second coat.