Ladies' Man, 14 x 11", Oil on Canvas, 2010. Not that it matters, but this handsome fellow is from India. I spotted him on a painting trip to Kerala in 2009 and photographed him on all sides. I've painted him from nearly every angle and painted this particular one as a demo at a local arts festival. He certainly was the “ladies' man” with his harem of hens all around. I must admit, he has a special place in my heart as well. The painting trip to India marked the start of many plein air painting trips to follow. This particular trip resulted in a show a the prestigious “Albareh Gallery in Bahrain which was opened by the Indian ambassador to Bahrain.
Location: Fort Cochin, India.Keywords: animals (6), landscape (174), plein air (252).