KIM McELROY is renowned for her equine art. For over two decades her pastels have graced popular greeting cards and collectibles, pastel originals and fine art prints. Her visions of horses portray the power and beauty of the horse's form and offer us a timeless glimpse of its soul. Kim has an intuitive understanding of the sentience of horses. The horse is her muse, and she is always seeking new ways of expressing elements of the horse’s spirit in a quest to awaken humanity to their healing gifts.
In the over two decades Kim has been professionally painting horses, her artwork has received numerous awards, and has been published as popular collectibles and greeting cards. In addition to her own compositions, she has painted portraits of many notable and beloved horses including the Arabian stallion “El Alamein”, which she personally presented to his owner, former President Ronald Reagan. Among Kim’s most cherished accolades are the daily emotional reactions her work inspires from the public.
Kim can be found in her Kingston, Washington farm studio working on her latest commissioned portrait, or corresponding with the many fans who visit her website. www.spiritofhorse.com