Slow but steady. More picks, more circles, all the while listening to the fascinating podcasts at Bookbinding Now.
A comment by design binder Donald Glaister resonated—that it is important to celebrate a completed work before sending it away. That's what I do here, although it's more a case of celebrating work in progress.
I also like to celebrate the wrong side. Here's a peek with my iPhone, which I've achieved by striking a contortionist pose: