Free Seminars at BreyerFest!


Meet horse activists, artists, authors and more! Seminars at BreyerFest offer a new way for fans of our model horses to interact with and learn about horses, model horses, and more! Whether you've always wondered what it takes to turn a concept on paper into a real Breyer model, or you have a passion for saving wild mustangs, or you aspire to be an equine author, seminars provide thoughtful insights about the equine world around us. All seminars are free and take place in the Visitor's Information Center!

Also in the Vistor's Information Center are commemorative displays celebrating our Silver Jubilee. Enjoy a look back at Breyerfest's past with mementos and memories from the past 25 years. The past 25 years of BreyerFest Celebration Horse Models will be on display, along with other BreyerFest memories and mementos.

Check our Seminar Schedule for more detailed information!

Cloud: Challenge of the Stallions with Emmy® Award-Winning Filmmaker Ginger Kathrens
Meet Emmy® award-winning filmmaker Ginger Kathrens and learn more about Cloud, his herd and wild mustangs that roam the Arrowhead Mountains of Montana. See photos and video of Cloud's newest family members and learn more about the plight of the Mustangs, plus what we can all do to help! Autographs to follow.

Canterwood Crest Academy with Author Jessica Burkhart
Meet the author of Canterwood Crest, the popular young adult book series about girls and horses, and also Breyer's latest horse & book sets. Autographs to follow.

From Paper to Plastic with Breyer Sculptor Kathleen Moody
Make a Breyer Collector dream come true- meet and learn from Kathleen Moody! Hear and see how Kathleen develops concepts, puts them on paper and then creates stunning sculptures capturing the true essence of a horse. You won't want to miss this unique opportunity. Autographs to follow.

Herd Your Horses with Robin Briscoe
As your collection grows, it becomes increasingly important to keep track of your models. Knowing what you have out on display and packed away helps to prevent duplicate purchases, fill in gaps, plan your show string and insure your collection. Hobby experts will give you tips for recording additions, tracking important data including condition and value and even insuring your collection. Both paper logs and computer tracking ideas will be presented. A must for anyone with an expanding Breyer herd!

How to Hold A Model Horse Show with Teri Steele
Now that you know what it takes to show a model, how do you run your very own model horse show? Hear insider tips on best practices to create the best show in town! From photo showing to performance classes, model horse shows can be so much fun! Get started now!

Intro to Model Horse Showing with Kim Bjorgo-Thorne
Interesting in learning what model horse showing is all about? Have you begun to show, but need more information to help you score better at the next show? Learn the basics of successful showing and discover great tips to help you excel! Both seminars will include tours of the Model Horse Shows at the Alltech Arena

Learning to Collect with Penny Lehew
Join Penny Lehew as she gives you insight into the world of model horse collectibility! She will teach you how to determine the value of your collection plus help you identify mystery models you may own. This is one seminar that can't be missed!

Sgt Reckless with Robin Hutton
Learn more about Sgt Reckless, Korean War Hero! Join Robin Hutton of the Sgt. Reckless Foundation as she shares the story of this mare's heroic actions!

Understanding Horse Colors with Leslie Kathman
Learn the basics on how genetics work. Genetics experts will explain dominant and recessive genes and how they pair up to make the final outcome for various colors in horses. Handouts provided, but bring a notepad for notes.


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BreyerLover2222 Says:
06/12/2016 at 3:30 pm

WOW, they should have free seminars every year!! Hint-hint, Breyer??!!! Anyway, I just love you, Breyer!!!

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