Day 3: Young “Muckle Coo”

My Day 3 painting is of a young “muckle coo”; a Scottish Highland Cow.  I found a small herd of Highland Cattle while “taxiing” my daughter and asked the owner if I could take reference photos.  Amazing to find Highland Cattle here in Ontario, but surprisingly there are a few up the road from our hobby farm, the ones I found, and some in Niagara-on-the-Lake.  This young fellow was quite curious at me taking photos and stood up to get a better view of me.

Wee Highland CowDay 3: “Highland Calf”, oil on baltic birch, 8″x8″


Note: for the Challenge, I will ship within Canada & U.S. for free if you purchase a “30 Day Painting” during September, 2014, so if you live in Canada or the U.S., select “Pick Up” as the shipping option so you aren’t charged for shipping and add a note or complete my contact form on my website with your shipping address. Framing can be added so the painting is ready to hang, for an additional charge depending on frame.

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Wendy Malowany

Wendy Malowany earned her B.F.A., majoring in Painting, and her M.S. in Art Education. She has been drawing and creating since her childhood in the U.S. and Scotland, creating art at a professional level for over 25 years, and teaching art to children and adults for over 20 years. Painting has been her preferred medium since the beginning of her artistic career, particularly oils, but she does sometimes work in other media. Her artwork is inspired by the objects and scenes she encounters daily, in an expressive realistic style. Architecture, animals, landscapes, and nature in general, are the predominant themes of her artwork. She immigrated to Canada after marrying her Canadian husband in 2010, and works in her studio on their 8 acre hobby farm in Wainfleet, Ontario. Wendy sells her work locally, online, and her work is in collections internationally.

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