This is Cooper, pictured in unpainted white resin.
is Cooper, a traditional scale Arabian gelding. He is performing an
extended trot, perfectly on the bit and suitable for performance with
his braided mane and tail. Cooper is a portrait sculpture of the real
Arabian gelding Cooper, owned by Carra McClelland. Carra sent me over
800 photos to use to ensure that this sculpture was as close as
possible to the real horse.
Cooper is sold out.
was cast in artist's resin by Mountain View Studios.
Cooper's two small bases are cast them in clear resin to make them as
inconspicuous (and performance-friendly!) as possible.
free to modify your Cooper resin in any way--change his mane and tail,
reposition him, anything you like! However, you may not cast the result.
original sculpture is pictured below in grey primer--the primer is
easier to photograph than bright white resin! His bases are also
painted black below, but are actually transparent now!
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