From the Trail of Painted Ponies Collection, For Spacious Skies. Designed by artist, Janet Snyder. Made of ceramic.Measures 6" tall.
"Some of the most famous memorials, monuments and landmarks in our country inspired my Pony," says the Designed by artist, , a full-time graphic designer at the University of Illinois. While acknowledging that Mount Rushmore, the Statue of Liberty, the U.S. Capitol, the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Iwo Jima Memorial can only be appreciated when experienced in person, she wanted her Pony to be a kind of road trip across Americaâ€¦ on horseback. The original "For Spacious Skies" was the People's Choice Award Winner of the national â€śAmerica the Beautifulâ€ť competition. A full-time graphic designer at the University of Illinois, Janet complements her professional career designing posters, flyers and advertisements with wonderfully rendered commissions of animals, mainly dogs and horses.