Sweet bovine muses

Friday time-travel! Please enjoy some tasty bovine morsels I painted in 2008 for Gallery Guava on Norfolk Island.*

Lets start the ball rollin’ with Gordo – named after a vile brand of cask wine marketed as “Fruity Gordo”

Cow Illustration painting

Gordo
…took up Hatha Yoga as part of a firm personal commitment to spiritual enlightenment… gaining the necessary flexibility was proving difficult indeed.
Ink, pencil and gold leaf on paper.

Cow Painting

Silas
…was 101 years old. He likes older women but is yet to meet one.

Ink, pencil and acrylic on paper.

Cow Painting

Bernadette
…was worried about her impending birthday… Botox™ was only skin deep after all.
Acrylic, ink and pencil on paper.

Cow painting art

Meredith
…cultivated a fashionable melancholic air, it was all the rage these days.
Acrylic, ink and pencil on paper.

Cow painting

Peter John
…knew that opportunity never knocked twice… he always answered on the first ring.
Ink, acrylic and pencil on paper.

This next one is clearly not a cow, but is based on my beloved and dearly departed pet chicken, Maurice.

Chicken painting

Germaine
…envied the long-limbed models. She would never be a size 8, no matter how many fad diets she followed.
Acrylic, ink and pencil on paper.

Rooster painting

Gregory Peck
…spoke to a higher power during a psychedelic episode… he calls it transcendence… others call it the 70’s.
Acrylic, ink, fabric and pencil on board.

*All cows are real cows, but names have been changed to protect their identities

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One response to “Sweet bovine muses

  1. moofiefate

    Lol….
    Great post… the art was awesome and the stories made me smile =)

    Like

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