Once upon a time there was a Doodle Pony so purple that not even the most stubborn of Marthas could figure out a way to make her appear correctly in photographs… (goldarnit!)

Thingamapony might be wearing her Dioxazine Purple points with a rather malevolent glee, but she’s got enough spark to spice up any bookshelf herd. Heck, she’ll even come make your office look that much more awesome if you let her!

This little gal is a shaded metallic purple (amethyst) with slightly darker points (evil dioxazine purple) that mimic a bay horse. As you can see from the ‘with flash’ photos, this little gal has a lavender mane, not the dark purple that shows up in most of the photographs. The base body color seems to come through without problems so I’m not sure why the points insist on being so much bluer than they are in real life.

Her silver doodle pony markings are bolder than the norm, but that’s because this little gal wouldn’t settle for anything less. She’s here to make a splash and remind you that purple is the color of royalty for a reason. (That reason being tyrian purple was crazy expensive at the time, but don’t tell her that!)

Medium: Unknown Acrylics, Silver Sharpie, FolkArt 411 Purple, 654 Metallic Amethyst, Liquitex Dioxazine Purple, Mars Black, Liquitex Gloss Varnish

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Martha Bechtel

My name is Martha Bechtel and I write fantasy and science fiction stories, paint small model horses silly colors, cast resin and plaster magnets, code random code (and Wordpress plugins)... Come on in and join in the fun!

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