Category Archives: Solid Color

Custom painted model horses in solid fantasy colors. Most of these mimic normal horse shading and colorations, just using a color other than natural brown/black/etc.

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Someday’s Child

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

“Monday’s child is fair of face,
Tuesday’s child is full of grace…”

Someday is one of a pair of doodle horses I started back in 2005 and was unable to finish because I couldn’t match the doodle paint color. Yet another reason to regret throwing out all that paint when I was cleaning house… *sighs* And folks wonder why artists tend to horde things. Continue reading

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Cid sin’Terminar

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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. Continue reading

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Underhill Playboy

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Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Warmblood (G3)
Color: Metallic Green Tobiano
Gallery: Fantasy Tobiano
Medium: Liquitex Artist’s Color Acrylics (Ivory Black, Gesso, Burnt Sienna, Yellow Oxide, Light Portrait Pink), FolkArt (655 Metallic Aquamarine)
Status: Painted December 2012 and For Sale

Galloping out of the fairy lands, this handsome steed is looking for someone to raise some mischief with! Continue reading

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Sincity Cowboy

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Make: Breyer
Scale: Mini Whinnies
Mold: Standing Quarter Horse Stallion
Color: Green-teal Flaxen Chesnut
Gallery: Fantasy Solid Color
Medium: Liquitex Acrylics (Gesso, Turquoise Green, Bright Aqua Green, Yellow Oxide, Mars Black) Sargent Art Chalk Pastels (Greens)
Painted/Sold: Painted February 2013 and For Sale

I don’t know what it is about horses picking their own colors– but this little guy pulled the same trick Rhymer did and refused the chrome I had planned. I think he would have made a cute little tovero, but he had much simpler ideas! Continue reading

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Spin Cycle

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Make: Breyer
Scale: Mini Whinnies
Mold: Reining Stock Mare
Color: Rose Splash Overo
Gallery: Overo
Medium: Liquitex Acrylics (Venetian Rose, Yellow Oxide, Light Blue Violet, Phthalocyanine Blue, Gesso)
Status: Painted February 2013 and FOR SALE

A rose by any other name, this little gal’s got her mind on the cows and is raring to lay down the law (of a calf), whichever comes first! Continue reading

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Sunnycide Up

Sunnycide Up

Sunnycide Up

Make: Breyer
Scale: Mini Whinnie
Mold: Cantering Tennessee Walking Horse Gelding
Color: Metallic Blue-bay Overo
Gallery: Fantasy Overo
Medium: Liquitex Artist Color Acrylics (Gesso, Mars Black, Light Portrait Pink), FolkArt Acrylics (670 Metallic Blue Pearl)
Status: Painted June 2012 and For Sale

This little guy has been hanging out in my body box for quite a while now, just waiting for the Muses to notice him. His sunny disposition finally caught their eye and now he’s sporting blue skies with only a tiny cloud to weight him down. Continue reading

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Midnight Rose

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Midnight Rose

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Andalusian (G2)
Color: Dark Red Bay
Gallery: Solid Color
Medium: Liquitex Acrylics (Gesso, Naphthol Crimson, Ivory Black, Burnt Sienna) and Sargent Art Chalk Pastels
Status: Painted March 2012 and For Sale

I know, I know, I’ve broken my musical naming theme with this little fella, but when I tried to give him a nice Cantata or Requiem he objected. Some horses aren’t meant for fancy names, I suppose! Continue reading

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Nocte Rex

Nocte Rex

Nocte Rex

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Warmblood (G3)
Color: Blue-bay with Silver markings
Gallery: Solid Color
Medium: Liquitex Artist’s Color Acrylics (Ivory Black, Gesso, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna), FolkArt (720 Cobalt Blue, 662 Metallic Silver Sterling), Sargent Art Chalk Pastels (Earthtone and Fantasy)
Status: Painted February 2012 and SOLD!

Nocte Rex is Latin for King of the Night and this little guy is definitely rocking the midnight hours! He’s got a deep blue-bay coat, glossed silver hooves and a silver star to light the way ahead. I was tempted to add a few more constellations along his flanks, but he seemed content as is. Continue reading

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Money to Burn

Money to Burn

Money to Burn

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Saddlebred (G2)
Color: Dappled Red-Buckskin
Gallery: Solid Color
Medium: Liquitex Artist’s Color Acrylics (Naphthol Crimson, Ivory Black, Gesso, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Green Light Permanent, Emerald Green) and Sargent Art Chalk Pastels (Earthtone, Colored, Neon)
Status: Painted January 2011 and For Sale

Originally painted back in the early 2000′s this little gal has gone back under the brush to fix some rubs and bring her up to current standards! She might have been a snappy dresser before, but this time I think she’s really nailed the look… Continue reading

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Southern Fire

Southern Fire

Southern Fire

Make: Breyer
Scale: Stablemate
Mold: Standardbred/Pacer (G2)
Color: Orange-Red Dun
Gallery: Solid Colors
Medium: Acrylics
Status: Painted 2004 and Sold December 2004

This little guy was my second attempt at the orange-red dun coloration that first appeared on Sonata Sunrise. Even though I’m not fond of orange, I really liked the way she turned out and wanted to give it another go. Continue reading