Title: Gold-hen gold-cow, fly east, fly west...
created on 05 Sep 11


Comments on this picture (30):
1. Qsilv wrote:
 This cow is painted in Dalarcarlian style. Another VERY old song, "gold-hen, gold-cow" actually refers to a ladybug (so I put one down there in the corner) ;>
2. Qsilv wrote:
 Guld-höna, guld-ko! Flyg öster, flyg vester, Dit du flyger der bor din älskade! ~~~ Gold-hen, gold-cow! Fly east, fly west, You'll fly to where your sweetheart lives.
3. bluemoon wrote:
 I love this one!
4. nancylee wrote:
 You are unbelievable! This cow has so much movement, and yet is so accurate. And THEN teaching us about a new culture...
5. clorophilla wrote:
 ditto nancy!
6. Lizzi wrote:
 Holy Cow! This is so good and so fun!
7. Shanley wrote:
 beautifully done!
8. AFSOUTH wrote:
 So very wonderful!
9. gimzer wrote:
 I love how whimsical...
10. Chrissyjoy wrote:
 I've never seen a cow quite like this but she's certainly one of the most beautiful!
11. suzze wrote:
12. ANGELAotheracct wrote:
13. Normal wrote:
 Don't know the song, but this one beats the purple cow hands down!
14. Qsilv wrote:
 lol... well they each have their own kind of camouflage!
15. hxxhxx wrote:
 you soooo nailed the cow shape, very impressive. This immediately reminded me of the 100 or so cows on the street in NYC a few years ago -- each artist got the same cow size white plastic, and decorated it as they wished, then the decorated cows were pla
16. hxxhxx wrote:
 .. the decorated cows were placed on plazas in front of buildings. It was really nice! As is your cow.
17. Qsilv wrote:
 oooh! I'd have loved it. Did see a display of horses like that in Lexington --what fun for the artists, too.
18. mum23 wrote:
19. marg wrote:
 y'know, I understood the words to this song, except for the very last bit - but isn't she a lovely cow :)
20. teryl wrote:
 ..every summer(happiest moments of otherwise very grim childhood)to gramma's farm in northern minnesota! such joy such freedom! so many wonderful smells-cow poop, mustard, grain in the grainery! our most favorite experiences were when "nels" would come fo
21. teryl wrote:
 r coffee. nels owned the very tidy(incredible, right out of the calendar, gardens) farm across the lake. i have yet to see happier cows! my sister and i would sit in rapt attention as he spoke..we were not listening to his words..we were listening to his
22. teryl wrote:
 beautiful swedish accent! a small dala horse sat on a three tiered shelf for as long as i can remember. Qslv, thank you is woefully inadequite! with your beautiful, so full of life, so colorful cow, you brought me a flood of some of the best memories i ha
23. teryl wrote:
 ve! i don't know much about internet ettiquite, but i'm sending you a grateful, gentle hug(or 2 or 3).
24. Qsilv wrote:
 oooh thank you for giving *me* a memory in that vignette, teryl. I know the accent well; done with a gently questioning lilt at the end it's like doves cooing softly. ;>
25. jliz wrote:
26. Login wrote:
 Loved reading teryl's take on this ... drew me right into her childhood world. A bovine masterpiece, Q.
27. Angela wrote:
 Yeah! Contrats.
28. Buga wrote:
 Wow!! I love this picture!Well done on Top 5 status - well deserved!
29. amyh wrote:
 so pretty love the flowers on it
30. Beachinmama1956 wrote:
 I love the colors , I love the cow, I love it all!!!!

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