H is for Horse

H is for Horse

by Adeline Halvorson

Paperback

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Overview

Adeline Halvorson shares her passion for painting horses on the pages of this light hearted book. Each letter is showcased on it's own page with the letter incorporated into the painting and the verse. It is the perfect book to read to your toddler. The horse lover in you will appreciate the fine art illustrations, while the child will enjoy the rhyming verse and colorful pages. What child doesn't love horses?!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781533495990
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 05/27/2016
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.99(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.08(d)

About the Author

Adeline Halvorson is best known for her accurate depiction of equine subjects, and the use of light that typifies her work. With sensitivity and a keen eye for anatomy, she captures the essence and personality of the animals that touch our lives -- the everyday workers, the faithful companions.

AWARDS
2014 Outstanding Artistic Achievement Award, Calgary Stampede
2009 and 2012 Best of Show Flatwork Calgary Stampede
2010, 2011,2012 and 2014 Ducks Unlimited National Print Program
2009 Artist's Choice - Calgary Exhibition and Stampede Art Auction
2009 People's Choice - Art of the West Show, Kamloops BC
2003 First Place (Acrylics Category) - Draft Horse Classic Art Show - Grass Valley, California
2003 Chosen favorite artist Best of the West Show - Pine Top, Arizona
2001 North American Horseman's Association Equine Artist of Distinction award
2000 Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year for Alberta
1997 First Place (Animal Art Category) over 11,000 international entrants - Artist's Magazine Annual Art Competition
1995 Best of Show - Calgary Exhibition and Stampede Art Auction

SPECIAL PROJECTS
2013 - chosen to design and paint "Pulling Together", the painting used for the 2014 Calgary Stampede Poster. The original painting sold at auction for $125,000.00
2009 - "La Primera" Children's Art Book written by Ian Tyson, featuring 13 Halvorson paintings.
1998 Designed the Silver Dollar for the Royal Canadian Mint, commemorating the 125th anniversary of the founding of the North West Mounted Police.
1984 Chosen to design and paint the Official Canadian Olympic Equestrian Poster for Los Angeles '84

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