|Horse in field handbag by Lynn Lyndall with peridot beads|
In honor of Kentucky Derby Day, today's post features horse related fine crafts at the Gallery. Lyn Lyndall creates her amazing leather handbags from beginning to end herself. She cuts and stitches the leather, adds bead work and paints the exquisite animal portrait on the front.
|Horse necklace in copper by Robbie Diffey|
Copper jewelry Robbie Diffey loves all animals especially horses and you can see this in the attention to detail found in her copper bookmark with leather trim and necklace.
|Robbie Diffey's horse bookmark|
Unfortunately horses are being given up for adoption due to a tough economy. The local shelters will take horses and help find homes for them. We featured Bre, a wonderful senior horse looking for a new home.
|Bre is up for adoption|