This has been one of those weeks where I had a bunch of things going on all at once. It's all good, but I didn't have much time for hobby stuff. I've started working on the cutback/saddleseat saddle for Hamilton, and so far it's been slow going. The perfectionist in me wants to make sure … Continue reading Busy
The 2021 holiday horse, Arctic Grandeur, arrived this week. I've been eagerly waiting to see him in person. It's exciting to see everything - the horse, fox and costume - all together! Just like with Yuletide Greetings, Breyer asked me to create the prototype for his costume. The design is Breyer's... what I did was … Continue reading Arctic Grandeur
I don't know about you, but I am so ready for Christmas. I don't care that it's "too early" and, judging from the amount of trees and lights I've seen up in my town, I know I'm not the only one. My hobby time has been limited, but I've been trying to plan out some … Continue reading 2020 Holiday Horse
Early this year Breyer approached me about creating the prototype for their 2020 Holiday Horse costume. I've always loved the fancy costumes on the holiday horses, so I was very excited to work on this project. I do want to stress that the design and theme of the costume was put together by the creative … Continue reading Yuletide Greetings – 2020 Holiday Horse
Last year Breyer had me design a prototype for a set of show drapes to fit their wood barns. It's taken me the majority of the year, but now I finally have these in hand, and I'm so excited!! I got two, one to keep in box and one to set up because I know … Continue reading Show Drapes (finally) in hand!