Subterfuge

Make: Hartland
Scale: Traditional-ish
Mold: Rearing Mustang
Color: Metallic Green-Blue-Purple-Magenta
Gallery: Other
Medium: Liquitex Artist’s Color Acrylics (Gesso, Bright Gold) and FolkArt (668 Metallic Plum, 654 Metallic Amethyst, 670 Metallic Blue Pearl, 655 Metallic Aquamarine)
Status: Painted June 2013 and SOLD (Custom Order)

I very rarely do anything larger than a stablemate and I certainly don’t do them as custom orders– but when the chance popped up to paint a Hartland— how could I say no? đŸ˜€ (more…)

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Cliff Notes

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Scratching Foal (G2)
Color: Blue and purple Doodlepony
Gallery: Doodle Pony
Medium: Liquitex Artist’s Color Acrylics (Light Blue Violet, Gesso), FolkArt (720 Cobalt Blue), Sharpis Permanent Marker Ultra Fine Point (Blue and Purple)
Status: Painted February 2013 and SOLD!

Yet another refuge from the 2005 body box, Cliff (or Cliffina) has joined the ranks of the doodle ponies! Like any good set of important note, the pen I was using died halfway through… (more…)

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Cid sin’Terminar

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Warmblood (G2)
Color: Black and Metallic Purple Doodle
Gallery: Doodle Pony
Medium: Liquitex Artist’s Color Acrylics (Mars Black) and unknown Metallic Purple
Status: Painted 2005ish? and For Sale

This handsome fella’s name has been Cid ever since I picked him up out of the 2005 body box and decided to finish him off. He picked up the sin’Terminar (mangled Spanish for ‘unfinished’) when I realized I wouldn’t be able to color match his purple markings. (more…)

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Bækhesten

Bækhesten

Bækhesten

This little guy was the epitome of a wild tangent– he was supposed to be a black splatterpaint roan, but took a took a sharp turn at the absurd right after I got the basecoat done.

Bækhesten is a customized Breyer Stablemate G3 Mustang in a pseduo-watercolor bay. He’s actually the only horse I’ve painted with this method… I don’t know if I could manage to pull it off again!

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Gesundheit

Gesundheit

Make: Breyer
Scale: Mini Whinnies
Mold: Running Walk Tennessee Walking Horse Mare
Color: Metallic Purple Pintaloosa (Tobiano, Appaloosa)
Gallery: Other Color
Medium: Folk Art 668 Metallic Plum, Liquitex Gesso, Artist Color Ivory Black and Burnt Sienna
Status: Painted 2011 and SOLD

This little gal is the first horse painted from scratch for sale in the new year. Now I just need to get the rest of these guys polished off and onto the shelves as well! (more…)

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Zodiac’s Curse

Zodiac's Curse

Make: Breyer
Scale: CollectiBulls
Mold: Little Yellow Jacket
Color: Purple and Gold
Medium: Acrylics, Liquitex Dioxazine Purple
Gallery: Not-Horses
Status: Painted 2004 and Sold Mar 2004

This little guy was a blast to paint, but a pain to photograph! He’s now a deep glossy purple with ‘natural’ white markings, gold hooves, horns, eyes, tiny gold dots for stars. (more…)

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