Nyquist is a retired American Thoroughbred racehorse, winner of the 2016 Kentucky Derby. He also won the 2015 Breeders' Cup Juvenile, becoming only the second horse to complete the Juvenile-Derby double. Shown here is a charcoal rendering of the horse as he nears the finish line at Churchill Downs.
Always Dreaming 2017 Kentucky Derby Champion
Always Dreaming was one of the leading contenders for the 2017 Kentucky Derby. After drawing post position five in a full field of 20 horses, Always Dreaming was made the 5-1 second choice and broke well aboard jockey John R. Velazquez winning by 3⁄4 lengths. Owner Mary Ellen Bonomo explained the horse's name. "I just always daydreamed," This is an oil painting using heavy brush strokes to create the energy in the 4th turn.
American Pharoah Charcoal
Rounding the 4th Turn
This is a Limited Edition print made available in the Spring of 2015 of what happens at the 4th turn at Churchill Downs on the first Saturday in May. It's very intense and the horses are switching leads to prepare for the stretch run.
Barrel Riding at the Lucky J
Charcoal illustration of Alex riding her horse around a barrel at the Lucky J Arena in Missouri. Prints available.
Oldham County Golf Course
Live painting at weddings and other events has become a very good gift for the bride and groom or simply to add another entertainment element to your next event.