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by Heather Sims

(Search Results for 'black' in All Art Galleries)

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This is my entry for Nibblefest theme of “2 or more creatures mixed together”.  I thought a lot about this theme.  I knew I like to paint chickens and other farm animals.   I found the Hippalectryon!   A fantasy creature from Ancient Greece that is half horse and half rooster with yellow feathers.  The front half is horse and the rear a rooster.   This mythological creature dates back to 9th century BCE and is notably seen on vase paintings, some currency and a few literary works. 

 This is my version!   Perfect for horse and chicken art lovers alike.. Heck.. you get 2 in 1!  What more could you ask for??  Black horse combined with a copper maran rooster!

A joy to paint!  Would make a great gift for an art and/or animal lover.  Very unique! 

  Thank you for looking!

All entries always 99cents, no reserve and starting on the 20th each month, searchable by "NFAC" (NibbleFest Art Contest). You can always find my entry  by searching "NFAC Sims”  

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Detail Image for art Hippaelectryon

painting continues on sides

Detail Image for art Hippaelectryon



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