Oil painting on board, 12ins x 14ins. One of the older calves in the herd.
Featured in the following groups:
All Soft and Cuddlies
Bovine Madness
Real Life Artwork
Country Bumpkin
Won Best From Around The Barnyard Challenge.

Original is for sale…..POA. Contact the artist.


  • Lynda Robinson
    Lynda Robinsonover 5 years ago

    Absolutely fabulous work Margaret! Your animal studies are without equal, and so lifelike! He looks as though he is going to walk out of my screen!

  • Thanks Lynda, I really love doing the cattle & horses. The cattle on this place are so quiet, we really enjoy their presence.

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • Michael Beddall
    Michael Beddallover 5 years ago

    Awesome! Love this!

  • Thanks Blender, this is one of my favourites.

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • conniecrayon
    conniecrayonover 5 years ago

    gorgeous Rusty beautiful portrait

  • Thanks conniecrayon, I really love this painting, I love the cows & calves. They are great to paint!

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • Lori Walton
    Lori Waltonover 5 years ago

    Oh My Goodness Margaret ….. I couldn’t possibly favorite all the work in your portfolio that I am so awed by. You are just one of those rare talents that God has blessed. Wonderful stunning work.

  • Thanks Lori, I feel blessed too, & very grateful. My art is a tremendous help, keeps me focused.

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • Saruci
    Saruciover 5 years ago

    wow!!! so very life like!!! amazing work & detailing.. congrats! :)))

  • Thanks Sara, I really like this little guy too.

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • artbyakiko
    artbyakikoover 5 years ago

    So powerful and beautiful! Great job!

  • Thanks akiko.

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • TomWard
    TomWardover 5 years ago


  • Thanks again Tom, this is definitely one of my favourite pieces!

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • Marilyn Brown
    Marilyn Brownover 5 years ago

    This just has to be the Mona Lisa of bovine paintings. Just breathe taking!

  • Thankyou Marilyn! I’m really pleased you like this painting because I do too.

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • maria paterson
    maria patersonover 5 years ago

    great image, its so cow like, beautiful technique

  • Thanks Mariart!

    – Margaret Stockdale

  • Andrew S
    Andrew Sover 5 years ago

  • Thankyou Andrew!

    – Margaret Stockdale

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