Illustration Friday – Transportation

This is a photo of an old painting I did in 1995 (they used a flash so it doesn’t show up perfectly here). It is a portrait of my aunt, my two cousins and their horses. The red horse, named “Wix,” passed away shortly before this was painted, at the age of 30. A fine showman in his prime, Wix carried his riders to blue ribbons. He was the horse I first rode as a tiny child, and was the most beautiful and gentle horse soul we ever knew. Riding Wix was more than simple transportation.

My Aunt and Cousins


About heatheroutlaw

Aspiring children's illustrator and novelist, with a passion for God and his creation.
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One Response to Illustration Friday – Transportation

  1. Jessie says:

    It’s a beautiful painting! xx

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