Category Archives: Cajun

I Heart (Paint) German Shepherds

“Those who believe a dog has no soul, have never looked in the eyes of a German shepherd.” I first heard that quote from Rosemary Risner, who bred one of my first German shepherds, Reva. I acquired Reva in Colorado … Continue reading

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Today’s Project – Book Illustration

Here is a colored pencil drawing of Cajun and Scorch, which is the illustration for Chapter 1 of my new book, “Clifford’s Bay.” This will be Book 3 of my Clifford Horse Stories.

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It’s with a heavy heart that I write this goodbye to my friend of nine years, the mighty Cajun. He had so much presence that it’s hard to believe his life could end so abruptly in sudden illness. He was … Continue reading

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Cajun and Rip

They really want to play outside, but are trying to be patient!

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Cliffyana Jones

So I was watching, “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade” last night. There’s a scene where young Indiana Jones (played by River Phoenix) whistles and a horse comes running. The kid is preparing to jump off a ledge into the … Continue reading

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Snow Day

Reminiscent of my days in Fairbanks, everything was covered in frost yesterday morning, with a soft low-lying fog that kept the weak winter sun from burning it off. The dogs love the cold weather! Rippy and Cajun had a great … Continue reading

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