Archives for 2008

Advocates determined to keep horses roaming OBX

“Two things you need to know is that you don’t mess with Corova and you don’t mess with horses.”

Corolla’s wild horses are a tremendous revenue generator for tourism in Currituck, but an airtight horse management plan signed in 1997 by the Wild Horse Fund and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, threatens the herd’s survival, McCalpin says.

Retirement Ranch Planned for Wild Horses

Madeleine Pickens, wife of Texas billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens, said Tuesday that she plans to build a refuge for America’s wild horses, potentially saving thousands of them from slaughter.

High-tech approach to taming New Mexico’s wild horses

Sandia National Laboratories researchers Casey Giron and Josh Jacob are designing a sensor system that can better detect the location of wild horses so they can be more easily trapped and relocated.

Horse Whispering

Bob Browning, an 82-year-old Farmington man with a soothing voice and gentle hands, quietly teaches wild mustangs about the human race, to the benefit of both.

Sheryl Crow Joins in Wild Horse Fight

Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow is not a celebrity-come-lately to the wild horse debate. She owns horses, including an adopted wild mustang, and has campaigned for the protection of the herds for years.

Crow has lent her support to the Cloud Foundation, a Colorado-based organization dedicated to preserving wild horses on the range and to finding homes for those already in captivity.

Jane Heart Jewelry

Jane Heart copyright designs are original, classic, and collectable. The pieces work together so you can have a jewelry wardrobe and a new look every day. They are manufactured in Arizona and are of excellent quality, detail, and workmanship.

Wild Horses: Endangered Beauty

For centuries, the wild horses of North America have figured prominently in art, history and folklore as symbols of beauty, strength and freedom. Native Americans revered them, and early ranchers and farmers would not have been able to settle the American West without them. Now, because of such modern threats as urbanization and government round-ups, these noble creatures are fighting for their very survival.

The Forgotten Horses

The Forgotten Horses by Tony Stromberg (Photographer), Robert Redford (Foreword) # Hardcover: 192 pages # Publisher: New World Library (October 1, 2008) # ISBN-10: 1577316150 # ISBN-13: 978-1577316152

Elizabeth Berrien

Elizabeth Berrien has created amazing wire sculptures and illustrations for 40 years. While her expertise is esepcially sharp with animals and humans, she adds the same energy to inanimate objects, from architectural elements to spacecraft.

Equus

“From the outset I felt quite strongly that I wanted to celebrate the horse in its own right.” —Tim Flach, photographer No animal has captured the human imagination quite like the horse, depicted in media from cave drawings thousands of years ago through countless renderings in paint, clay, ink, even film. Award-winning photographer Tim Flach’s […]

The Equine Art Guild

The Equine Art Guild is a volunteer-run group run by equine artists for equine artists. We encourage all levels of artists to join. It is a place where we can pool together our resources and knowledge to help promote ourselves and our art form as well provide encouragement and support for new artists. All artists are equal as everyone has something to contribute.

Judith Present

I am a photographer, painter, and 3D assemblage artist, with a background in Theatre. I use my digital images to paint with and manipulate on the computer.