Fun Model Horse Event Teams Up with Horse Expo in Oregon
(Oct. 3, 2016 – Pequannock, NJ) – Breyer® has announced that BreyerWest® will return to the Northwest Horse Fair and Expo, to be held March 24-26, 2017 at the Linn Co. Fair & Expo Center in Albany, Oregon. BreyerWest is a fun model horse event featuring model horse hobby demonstrations, model horse shows and fun craft for kids and adults and some of the real horses that inspired the Breyer portrait models! Northwest Horse Fair and Expo is a three-day horse expo featuring a trade fair, equine demonstrators and clinicians, breed barns and more. The combination of BreyerWest and Northwest Horse Fair and Expo offers horse lovers a wealth of practical real horse information and learning, along with model hobby artistry and crafts and lots of fun for children.
Erin Corbett will manage BreyerWest again this year and has recruited a number of equine artists to teach workshops and seminars and to judge the model horse shows. Featured sculptors, painters, tack makers and hobby experts will include Morgen Kilbourn, Sarah Minkiewicz-Breunig, Karen Gerhardt, Melanie Miller, Kirsten Wellman, Tiffany Purdy, Kim Bjorgo-Thorne, Eleanor Harvey, Heather Malone-Bogle, Stacy Faraci and Beth Rappleyea with others to be named. Model horse shows will be held Friday and Saturday, Stablemates painting and demonstrations will be held throughout.
The complete schedule and list of available workshops will be announced at a later date on Breyer’s official website, www.BreyerHorses.com, along with information on tickets, how to enter model shows and workshops, and other event details. Pre-registration is required for the open model horse show and strongly encouraged for the youth and novice model horse show. Showers can direct questions to Erin Corbett at firstname.lastname@example.org.