Jan. Daily Paintings Day 29: “Sharing the Box”

My Day 29 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Sharing the Box”.​ Gem and Dixie, our two hens are sharing the nesting box.  We have a retirement home for chickens, here on our hobby farm.  We don’t eat meat, so our little chicken lay the occasional egg and live out their little feathery lives with us.  Gem died several months ago but had a good retirement and is buried on our farm. Our oldest little bantam hen, Jewel, even has wrinkles, and is still going strong.

sharing-box-hens-painting-malowany“Sharing the Box” acrylic on baltic birch, 10″x10″

Note: Framing can be added so the painting is ready to hang, for an additional charge depending on frame. And for the Challenge, I will ship within Canada & U.S. for free or include a black wood frame if you purchase a “30 Day Painting” during January, 2015 using “Buy Now” or your winning bid is over $100.

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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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