Love this hen, Frank, it has a quirky appeal to it.

It’s excellent Frank, you certainly have caught the action well.

Hen with attitude!!!! Gosh, a lot of work in this Frank, well painted

Excellent Frank. You've got that 'walk' that chickens do. Not easy. Love it.

Lovely, Frank, full of character.

Great sketch Frank. I can almost feel it pecking around my feet.

Great sketch Frank and I love the expression

Great piece of slick painting.

Thanks all, I love hens and took a few shots so maybe be able to compose a little scene for a future work.

I share your love of hens Frank, I’m down to my last one after keeping them for most of my life, she’s eleven! They are an endless resource for sketching and painting. Your wee girl is a beauty, look forward to seeing more.

I'll give it a cluck Frank

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When we stayed at a farm last month, we were surrounded by these beautiful hens, all strutting, scratching and cackling around us. Quick gouache sketch in my A4 sketchbook.

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Frank Bingley

I've had very little tuition over the years except for a two year course during the late 1990s in watercolour. Since retirement in 2012, I now have time to pursue my love of painting. In recent years I have ventured into linoprinting, acrylics , oils and gouache. Gouache is fast becoming my…

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