I finally finished the walls in the guest room. The color is this really nice lavender color with a little bit of a gray undertone. And it actually covered the trouble spots pretty well. It's certainly not perfect, but I'm happy with it. Next step: painting the trim.
And I did all this with no thanks to the kitties, who have been intensely curious about what I'm doing in their bedroom. Below, you can see Shadow's curiosity in flat white ceiling paint ... all over the counter.
Here, Oreo is doing his part to hold down the fort whenever I take break. What a sweetheart.