12 Days Of Equine Artists: Day 1-Bonny Snowdon!

For the next 12 days starting on Christmas Day and ending on January 5th (the traditional “12 Days Of Christmas”) I will be featuring 12 equine artists. Over 80 artists entered in the contest to be featured on our Facebook group Art Of The Horse (which has over 3,400 members!). I used this handy tool to…

~”The Pit Pony” Sculpted by Mick Petts In South Wales, England~

~Sultan The Pit Pony~ Location: Parc Penallta, Caerphilly, Wales, England Artist: Mick Petts Year Constructed: 1996 “Sultan The Pit Pony” was created by Mick Petts in 1996, is the largest earth sculpture in England. The enormous piece of art is made of more than 60,000 tons of coal shale, stone, earth and is 650 feet long. You…

Gayle Dieudonne~ Dieudonne Art, Dales , UK!

  I love Gayle Dieudonne’s beautiful classical style! I think it is so beautiful~Enjoy! Gayle Dieudonne~ North Yorkshire, the Dales (North of England) Site: http://www.dieudonneart.com Biography~ Gayle is a self taught artist but has enjoyed and studied traditional painting since her school days. And to this day continues to find inspiration and instruction within the romance of classical…

Joan of Arc Portrayed In Equine Art

Joan of Arc depicted on horseback in an illustration from a 1505 manuscript Known for her fierce bravery and believe in her faith, Joan Of Arc supported Charles VII and helped recover France from English domination during the Hundred Years’ War. Later she was captured by the English and burned alive at the stake when she…