Food For Thought
Food and farming in Niagara, Ontario go hand in hand. Images in this series are from orchards and gardens located on or near my escarpment home.
My dogs love pears and 'pick' them from the lower branches of the fruit trees we pass on daily walks. I was told the core is harmful to them so must monitor their consumption.
One of the dogs, Ruby, is very sneaky and hides them in her mouth. This is painted from a pear rescue reference.
Rubys pear, encaustic on panel, 6x10in, 2012, sold.
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