|image copyright and by kindest permission of the artist|
original painting, acrylic on masonite
"Animals are my passion," Arleigh writes. "They evoke a wide range of positive emotions in people - joy, love, hope, and humour to name a few. I love to try to capture these feelings and ideas in my paintings." I think you will agree she has done just that. Here's one I almost used instead - remind you of anyone here on the "staff"?