Spanish Walk inspires Dream Horse #3

There is debate among classical riders about the origin of Spanish Walk. Some historians state it originated with Xenophon.  Others believe it  emerged in Naples with the development of Neapolitan horses, bred for greater collection and maneuverability, while others profess the Spanish Walk arose from the classical French School.  Though seen today as a “circus trick,” Spanish Walk…

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“LEGACY” Jan 10, 2015

SAVE THE DATE:  “LEGACY” opens at the Ridgway Library Jan. 10. 2015. Legacy is a collaboration between artists Sabrena Soong and Cheri Isgreen, celebrating the continuing traditions in art. I first met Sabrena in 1987.  She was a “cute-as-a-bug” tiny, but mighty first grader.  I was student teaching in her classroom.  We clicked the very…

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