Depending on the size and complexity of the picture, and the size that you are re-creating it, this type of project can be considerably faster than the old-fashioned oil painting or watercolor, and may be more impressive to certain groups of people. Digital art buffs are become more and more the norm in the art world, and this genre is helping to get people into something they may have otherwise ignored, all because of how it was created.
Going over what you have spent over the last quarter will cover most if not all of your regular payments. However, it is important to think about whether you have any quarterly, annual, or new commitments that may not have shown up in your previous search. This part of the process in making your budget should give you a list that includes utilities (eg water, electricity, gas and telephone), insurance payments, mortgage and loan repayments, and credit card payments.