Breyer WinterFest celebrates the magic of the holiday season with a fun Breyer twist! This virtual festival will open on Friday, December 1st with some special shopping opportunities through December 10th! We are so excited for you to experience Breyer WinterFest with us!
Hosted on BreyerHorses.com, WinterFest features eight fantastic, holiday-themed workshops created by talented model horse hobbyists, plus exclusive online programming featuring holiday greetings from Breyer portrait horses, visits to the legendary Breyer Archive Room, and extra holiday fun, hosted by the Breyer Events Team. All of this content is available to Breyer fans across the world at no charge and completely on-demand through January 1st, so you can enjoy on your own schedule! WinterFest will also feature two exclusive, limited edition Traditional scale models, available on BreyerHorses.com while supplies last.
Get ready for some magical holiday fun only Breyer can create at WinterFest 2023! Mark your calendars for hobby fun and holiday festivities. This virtual event will a perfect introduction to the world of the model horse hobby for all ages, and a great way to round out what has been an incredible year for Breyer events.
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Canadian artist Shauna McDaniel, of Epic Fail Studios, can’t wait to get glittery with you! Known for her fun holographic decos, Shauna will guide viewers through the creation of their own Holo-day inspired Stablemates models using holographic Solar Color Dust and glitter.
Artist Sommer Prosser is here to help you take your basic wood Breyer barn to the next level! Using some simple techniques, Sommer will walk viewers through painting, detailing, and decorating your Breyer barn to get it ready for the holiday season!
Crocus Cottage’s Laura Rock-Smith, the same brilliant artist who designed this year’s carousel ornament, Charger, will show viewers how to create their very own Stablemates scale carousel-inspired ornament – no drill required! This method uses a carefully concealed wire wrap and is great for all ages!
Trinity Honaker, AKA Infinity Breyers, is here to show viewers how to make an adorable felt and wire St. Lucia crown for their Traditional Scale models. These cute crowns are put together with just hot glue (no sewing required!) and will be an adorable holiday accessory to your herd.
For fans who love to meld Spooky Season with the Holiday Season, Canadian artist Kristy Thiessen has created two versions of this incredible Welsh tradition – a painted “decorator” version and a sculpted version – using Freedom Series scale models. Get ready to go Wassailing!
KNC Studios’ Kristen Cermele is known for her incredibly colorful and fanciful designs. In this session, viewers will be shown how to create their own marbleized Stablemates ornaments by pouring and dripping high-flow paints in fun, colorful patterns!
Artist Tegan Leighton Davis of Zebrastrepe Studios will show viewers how to create their own candy cane-inspired holiday zebra! This can be done at any scale, but Tegan uses a Traditional scale foal to demonstrate creating the stripe pattern and finishes it off with some sparkling holiday glitter!
Lauren Hoeffer, who is known for her Halloween decos – she’s the designer behind Samhain, Maelstrom, Spectre, and more! – has turned the tables this time to bring viewers a different kind of holiday cheer! Learn how Lauren first etched and then painted a beautiful holiday design for her model!