The mare Sassafras and foal Barnacle were inspired but the majestic ponies of Chincoteague and Assateague.






Star is a mythical Hippocampus, the Greek seahorse. [photo by Dennis Raulin]






Clam is one of several deers I have constructed. [photo by Dennis Raulin]






Though I named this horse Oyster, possibly a better name would be Rocinante after Don Quixote’s sad horse.







[photo by Larry Ringgold]







[photo by Larry Ringgold]







[photo by Dennis Raulin]

[photo by Larry Ringgold]