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2020 Halloween Horse Jack O Lantern

Posted by Eleda Towle on

2020 Halloween Horse Jack O Lantern

It's become a wicked tradition here... The annual Halloween Horse jack o lantern!  I love Halloween and pumpkins, so each year I incorporate Breyer's Halloween model design into a jack o lantern for our store. This year's Apparition model was a very "busy" design with lots going on, so I opted for a simple background that wouldn't take away from him.  Since he is a collage of scary faces, I put a big scary face behind him, flanked by some ghosts and bats. Other than painting the horse, it's a pretty simple design.  If you'd like to give it a...

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Horse Music

Posted by Eleda Towle on

Horse Music

I was recently thinking about the background music in our store.  Specifically, I wanted to get rid of the radio, which has poor reception due to our being in a hollow between mountains.  If I'm going to upgrade our music, it ought to be themed, right?  So I set out to build a playlist of horse-themed songs. There were several lists online of songs "containing the word horse."  However, most of them included sad songs, like "Yellow Stud," where the bucking horse dies to insure he never gets ridden.  Not the kind of music we want to play in our...

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