Galloping Goldie (Custom Breyer Stablemate Cantering Foal)

Galloping Goldie

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Cantering Foal (G2)
Color: Green and Gold Pseudo-Stone
Gallery: Other Color
Medium: Acrylics, Liquitex Phthalocyanine Green
Status: Painted 200? and Sold 200?

This little gal was done as an Add-a-Foal for Gold Digger and shares the same pseudo-stone pattern. Goldie was the only mule resculpt I’ve done to date and is an odd little critter. Mule ears are a lot harder than they look… (more…)

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Pyrite Prince

Pyrite Prince
Pyrite Prince

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Morgan (G2)
Color: Dappled Yellow-gold Bay
Medium: Acrylics
Gallery: Other Color
Status: Painted 2005 and Sold Aug 2005

This little guy was quite an adventure to paint. The Gold interacted very oddly with the yellow, giving it an almost burnished look. I was expecting the contrast between the two colors to be starker, but it worked out wonderfully. (more…)

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Midas Tiger

Midas Tiger

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

This little guy was one really random custom. He has a nice solid gold base, with no shadings, and black pseudo-tiger stripes and vaguely Egyptian facial markings. I’d be tempted to call him a doodle horse, there just aren’t enough doodles! (more…)

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Sol Dorato

Sol Dorato Sol Dorato Make: BreyerScale: StablemateMold: Paso Fino (G2)Color: Yellow-gold Leopard AppaloosaGallery: Fantasy AppaloosaMedium: AcrylicsStatus: Painted 2005 and Sold Feb 2005 This little gal…

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Gilded Midnight

Gilded Midnight

Make: Breyer
Scale: Mini Whinnies
Mold: Cantering Tennessee Walking Horse Gelding
Color: Gold and Black Splash Overo
Gallery: Fantasy Overo
Medium: Acrylics
Status: Painted August 2005 and Donated

This little fellow is yet another horse that was painted as a donation for the 2005 Hampton Roads Classic live show. Not a whole lot more to say about him, other than the fact these little guys seem to take to metallic colors like kids to candy—and they’re just as much fun to paint! (more…)

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