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Draft Horses: Oxley Island NSW by louisegreen

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Draft Horses: Oxley Island NSW by 

Pastel 37cmx27cm on Canson paper 1996

This painting was created from a photograph I took at the local Draft Horse Field Days at Oxley Island near Taree NSW. Activities included many ploughing & harness events associated with these gentle horses. (Sorry about the reflection from the glass)

Winner of 3 awards – 1 x Commended Pastel
2 × 2nd Works on Paper

Featured in COUNTRY BUMPKIN GROUP – 2009
Featured in RURAL AROUND THE GLOBE GROUP – August 2009
Featured in EQUINE ATHLETES GROUP – August 2009
Top Ten in Painters Only Challenge: COUNTRY BUMPKIN GROUP – August 2009
Featured in HORSES AT WORK GROUP – September 2009
Featured in LANDSCAPE PAINTING GROUP – September 2009


horse, pastel, equine, louise, harness, ploughing, clydesdale, draft, workhorses, louisegreen

Equine artist working in pastel, oils & acrylics – specialising in the romantic Friesian horse & magical Gypsy Cob. I also like to paint landscapes, unicorns & fantasy. I live on a farm surrounded by native animals & birds, horses, cattle, a few sheep & 3 dogs with my partner based on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, Australia.

Commissions accepted worldwide.

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  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...about 6 years ago

    Oh what a magnificent good for posterity ;) Val hugzz

  • Thank you Val

    – louisegreen

  • LBarberRiley
    LBarberRileyabout 6 years ago


  • Thank you Laura

    – louisegreen

  • Tahnja
    Tahnjaabout 6 years ago

    your work is always a great pleasure to view dear friend

  • Hi Tahnja, thank you

    – louisegreen

  • ©FoxfireGallery / FloorOne Photography
    ©FoxfireGaller...almost 6 years ago

    You are an amazing artist, I salute you

  • Thanks again CJ, I am honoured. Have a great day!

    – louisegreen

  • David Clark
    David Clarkalmost 6 years ago

    wonderful painting Louise – you have such great touch with horses – you must have a great love for them — cause it shows through — I grew up around Amish draft horese so this looks very familiar — dave

  • I do have…thank you Dave

    – louisegreen

  • Robyn Carter
    Robyn Carteralmost 6 years ago

    I love this – but then again – I love draft horses :)

  • Thank you Robyn, sorry for not replying sooner, I seem to have missed your comment.

    – louisegreen

  • handprintz
    handprintzover 5 years ago

    A beautiful piece Louise,l can see why it won some awards,lovely work

  • Thank you Trudi, I enjoyed photographing the drafties that day,
    they were so lovely.

    – louisegreen

  • whitetiger7900
    whitetiger7900over 5 years ago


  • Thank you Jill, sorry for the late reply.

    – louisegreen

  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaover 5 years ago


  • Thank you Scott.

    – louisegreen

  • mrcoradour
    mrcoradourover 5 years ago
    OMG this is a beautiful work of art, .

    What a wonderfulo picture.


  • Thank you very much Malcolm, I appreciate your visit.

    – louisegreen

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