I think it is safe to say…..painting a horse headboard is not something I am super comfortable with.
I received a request from a mother halfway across the United States though…..for her young daughter…..and I decided to step up to the challenge.
But then….the challenge became REALLY challenging…..when the little girl asked for the horse to be blue and purple…..bahahahahaha! This is real life folks!
I found my inspiration horse on Pinterest…..I really liked the way the mane on this horse draped heavily over one eye. The plan fell into place once I decided on the horse. The yellow sunburst as a backdrop….the trim in turquoise….the balance of the clean black and white to teach side post….and the tone on tone purple on the footboard.
I am surprisingly pleased with this project….and I am even more surprised that I enjoyed painting a horse as much as I did!
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