Tag Archives: horses and carts

The Mackinac Island Adventure

This is going to be one heck of a long post, but at least I don’t go on and on very often! It was a 2-day whirlwind adventure, although some of it was definitely not planned or needed! Four of … Continue reading

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Two new paintings on Aquabord™

As usual I was able to paint while I babysat my booth at the Fox River Valley Pony Club horse trials two weekends ago. These two are my efforts from that show. The horse and cart is from a photo … Continue reading

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Willow Tree celebrates its 20th year

It’s really unusual that a horse barn can exist for 20 years under the same management and have the same trainers for around 15 of those years. That was one of the main reasons I chose Willow Tree when I … Continue reading

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Photos of the two Aquabord™ paintings I completed while at the MSU Spartan Stampede Rodeo last weekend. The horse and cart didn’t take nearly as long as I thought it would, despite the complications added by the horse’s harness. That … Continue reading

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My first Christmas parade (or any parade, for that matter)

I’ve been a spectator at quite a few small-town holiday parades but yesterday was the first time I was ever a participant. I expected it to be fun, and it was as soon as we got over some of the … Continue reading

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Horses and carts!

I was at the Fox Valley Saddle Association for an open show last weekend and meant to post some photos from that show, but I took around 400 and didn’t have time to sort through them till today (have to … Continue reading

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