The Headwaters Equine Leadership Group

Monday evening, May 25, The Headwaters Equine Leadership Group gathered the artists and the purchasers to match them up. Twenty-one statues had been painted. Three were specifically created and donated weeks ago leaving 18 horses up for grabs. The big question: who would get which horse! The selection system: draw the name of a purchaser out of a hat. The first name selected a horse…

May 14, 2015 Fibreglass Horses

Here are some background details on our fibreglass horse, Silhouette. During May an installation crew came to the farm to help choose the site for the horse. A cement slab would be placed on the ground using a crane, then the horse would be attached to it via each hoof. Overhead wires were a huge concern. Bill and I had decided on a few possible…

Fiberglass Horses

Here are some GREAT photos taken today at the Caledon Horse Park in nearby Palgrave (site of many horse events for the 2015 Pan-Am Games) of the fiberglass horses. Liz Martin took the photographs while her mother, Carrie, and I met many of the artists.Ellen Cameron is shown painting her horse. I’ve bought one and will know May 25th which one is mine. I’ve told…

May 8, 2015 Fibreglass Horse

The saga of the fibreglass horses being painted for the Pan-Am games continues. The Winsong Farm horses did not get permission to paint or to help paint a 15hh fibreglass horse, so we improvised. Yesterday afternoon Liz drew a chalk horse on the outside barn wall. When Bill took Zeloso to this tiny paddock this morning Zeloso had a VERY close look at the new…