This image was created for a birthday card for my son who recently turned sixteen. An image of a conquering hero venturing over the massive hurdles that he will encounter next few years with challenges of exams and extra study came to mind. Based on the infamous and iconic Napoleon Bonaparte Crossing The Alps at Great St Bernard Pass by the great neo-classical painter Jacques Louis David I placed Noah on his steady steed his pet dog Ludo embarking on a journey through his seventeenth year.