Model horses (and other animals) manufactured by Breyer Animal Creations.

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Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Shetland Pony (G2)
Color: Black and Fire
Gallery: Other Color
Medium: Acrylics
Status: Painted 200? and Sold 200?

I know ‘fire’ isn’t really a color, but it sounds better than Yellow and orange!

This is one of the older models, as you can tell my my unimpressive blending job and the fact I did scans as well as photos (the old camera wasn’t good a micro photos). It’s a little sad that so many of the first model horses that I painted have such a bad visual record left behind. I’m almost tempted to post on the model horse forums and see if any of them are still out there. *wistful sigh* (more…)

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Fancy Alibi

Fancy Alibi

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Saddlebred (G2)
Color: Bay
Gallery: Bay
Medium: Acrylics and Pastels
Status: Painted 2005 and Sold Feb 2005

This is one of the many many Saddlebred resculpts I did. It’s one of the simpler ones, all I did here was removed the mane and crop the tail. The ribbons are done in layers of paint rather than sculpting, which is sort of the lazy way, I supposed, but I think it came out well. I never really did master the art of sculpting little tiny things in epoxy– something to work on in the future! (more…)

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Gumi Bear

Gumi Bear

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Shetland Pony (G2)
Color: Bay Tobiano
Gallery: Tobiano
Medium: Acrylics and Pastels
Status: Painted 2005 and Sold Oct 2005

While I remember painting this guy in the midst of a ‘must paint ponies!’ tangent, I don’t remember much about him other than that. He was painted towards the end of my run as a small business and thus benefits from good photos and pastel shadings. (more…)

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