A gift for a friend.
I sculpted this foal medallion, (in what seems like eons ago), in 2006. I cast around 25 of these little guys in polyurethane resin as live show donations. I used to get several requests from show holders to donate stuff for their live shows, but I just didn't have time to paint a bunch of mini models to oblige their requests. So, to come up with a solution I sculpted this little medallion so that I'd have a blank copy to send to show holders when they contacted me. It worked out great!
I thought that I'd distributed all of these medallions, but I found two of them hidden in the bottom of a box that I had put away. A friend of mine is having some health issues, so I painted one of them to send to her in hopes of cheering her up and maybe lifting her spirit a bit. =:)
I gave this chestnut fellow a gloss finish and put a magnet on the back of him, so he's a perfect little fridge ornament.