In celebration of my first full year of gainful full-time employment, I thought I'd look back at the bright shooting star that was my period of post-grad unemployment. Only true unemployment can afford you the time it takes to turn pictures of your family and friends' cats into chaotic yet meticulous drawings using only your pointer finger and 2014-2015's prehistoric versions of Snapchat. 

Coincidentally, just four days ago I adopted a cat of my own (shout out to Margot!). Can you even imagine the possibilities given the advances of Snapchat in the past 3 years?! 

In short, if you've ever wondered what an art degree from Notre Dame can afford you immediately after graduation, here it is: