Ann Horton
First Day


Inspired by a photo of a friend’s 12-hour-old colt, I decided to capture the spunk and freshness of life’s first day. The mare provides the shelter and safety while dreams of future rose blankets and grand champion wins drift into focus. So much promise on the first day!

50.5" x 50.5" Machine appliqué and quilting, thread embellishment and digitized embroidery. Silks, cottons, rayon threads