First let me thank my readers for taking me past the mile mark of ten thousand hits!!!!! This blog has gone much further than I ever dreamed!! Thank you, thank you all so very much. I'll have to think of some way to celebrate this... I feel like we've barely begun.
Next, we have made great progress on the next Lottery winner, Anya Schmidt of Germany. You will recall a sneak peek reference from a few posts ago:
The trick here, as with all model horse tack, is to capture the essence of the pattern or design. You must shrink it in such a fashion that it does not look like it's been shrunk.
Here's what I was copying:
It is my belief that this blue bridle was made by Lisa Bowring.
|Photo by Lydia Ernst|
I have the further challenge of designing a saddle to go with this bridle!! That will be fun...
In other news, my family is taking another canoe trip this weekend, so I'm out of town for a while again. Return on Tuesday and take up the reins again!!