Wee Hoose, Ma' Butn'ben by Alex Gardiner

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Wee Hoose is the second painting by my 86 year old father-in-law Peter Jackson Hay. His imagined Wee fantasy of a wee Butn’ben somewhere down in the Glen. Hopefully with a few reds waiting to be caressed, fondled and supped. :)

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I am situated in the beautiful Blue Mountains of New South Wales, Australia. I create my sculptures in the scenic town of Bullaburra which is at an altitude of 2,500 feet, between Penrith and the famous tourist town of Katoomba. I hope you enjoy my passion for sculpting and collecting all types of exciting Animal sculptures.

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  • adgray
    adgrayover 5 years ago

    Hmmm reds huh? >) …. lol =0þ
    I do like this …. He must have been a fan of Monet and impressionism too!
    Gorgeous! Thank you for sharing!
    Chookas! ♥

  • Jings thanks adgray for you beautiful and encouraging comments. Not for the reds part; he does not need any encouragement in that direction:) but for your generous and enthusiastic response.
    Alex. On Behalf of Peter the Red

    – Alex Gardiner

  • terezadelpilar~ art & architecture
    terezadelpilar...over 5 years ago

    wow! Does your father-in-law still paint at age 86? incredible !! this is so fantastic!

  • He does tereza but not quite as frequently as before. I am hoping that all these beautiful and generous comments coming in from all quarters will give him some impetous.With comments such as yours I think that this will happen. Thanks tereza for taking the time to do just that.
    The Auld Yin. On behalf of Peter the Red

    – Alex Gardiner

  • Kay Kempton Raade
    Kay Kempton Raadeover 5 years ago

    Just lovely. I hope I can paint like this someday!

  • Thanks Kay, that’s nice of you. He will be tickeled pink.
    The Auld Yin. On behalf of Peter the Red.

    – Alex Gardiner

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47over 5 years ago

    This catches those marvelous impressionist values beautifully.

  • A’ hope the auld bugger disnae git a big heid way a’ they fantastic comments.
    Thanks Sheila I wull pass on yer good judgement.
    The Auld Yin. On behalf of Peter the Red.

    – Alex Gardiner

  • Arco Iris  R
    Arco Iris Rover 5 years ago

    I agree with adgray this looks like a Monet. Wow. Very good. Keen mind for his age to be painting this way. Love it. Iris

  • We are tryng to encourage him to paint more . When he sees all the beautiful comments from Red Bubblers it might give him some incentive.
    The Auld Yin. On behalf of Peter the Red.

    – Alex Gardiner

  • Karen  Hull
    Karen Hullabout 5 years ago

    What a glorious imagination and a charming painting – a perfect spot to escape to with a bottle of wine!!!

  • He disnae need ony encouragement in the Rid wine direction Karen.So a wullnae tell him whit yea suggested .A wull jist say yea luved his paintin’.
    The Auld Yin.

    – Alex Gardiner

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