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…

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Jan. Daily Painting Day 20: Grey Goose in Water

My Day 20 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Grey Goose in Water”.​ My husband worked with a fellow whose father raises these beautiful geese.  Every night they come to eat bread from his hand before being secured for the night in the safety of their…

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Jan. Daily Painting Day 10: “Fair Sheep”

My Day 10 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Fair Sheep”.​ This beautiful black-faced sheep reminds me of the kind I would often see in Scotland.  I saw her at the Norfolk Fair in Simcoe, ON while there with my youngest daughter during goat showing. “Fair…

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Jan. Daily Painting Day 8: “Pancake”

My Day 8 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Pancake”.​ Pancake is a Vietnamese mini pot belly pig who came to our 8 acre hobby farm recently.  She is 4 months old and hangs out in my studio with the three studio cats most days, and…

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Jan. Daily Painting Day 4: “Sweet Pea”

My Day 4 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Sweet Pea”. My youngest daughter had been in 4-H Rabbit Club for a few years and wanted to join Goat Club last season, so we went up to Fergus and got two little pygmy-cross goats, Sir Lancelot…

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