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About dlysons

With a passion for horses, I strive to always capture their beautiful power in my artwork. For as long as I can remember it seems I've had a pencil in hand in ready to realize my inspirations and visions on sketch paper. First and foremost I will always be an equine artist, but I do have a love for nature, wild animals, and domestic animals alike! My mom always said I should be a vet! As much as that may have appealed to me when I was young, instead I followed my wayward soul to wherever it led me, and finally I realize I never had to search in the first place. It was always there, waiting under the surface. I am an artist. Now into the future I will always seek to improve myself as an artist, and draw my passions. It is my hope that others will see the passion, the beauty and the spirit in my work and wish to have a piece of it in their home or place of business.

My Life: An Experiment

Life is an experiment. We test new things, find things that work, and things that don’t work. That is the perspective I’ve been working off of the last week. I pushed my body with mountain biking just to see what … Continue reading

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Big Things Have Small Beginnings

Big things have small beginnings. This quote could not be more true and pertains to everything that is and everything that will be as I see it in my own life. This holds true for the life I wish to … Continue reading

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Galleries

Moving to Colorado has been fraught with ups and downs. The ups in my art world have been the acceptance of my best equine drawings in two local galleries; The Rock’n’ Art Gallery located in Orchard Mesa and The Rose … Continue reading

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Crazy

The times have been absolutely crazy in my daily effort to survive the ever increasing busy-ness that surrounds my life. Often times I barely have enough time to think. Somehow or another I must have attracted this busy lifestyle. It … Continue reading

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What’s Happening in My Art World……

In the fall, one of my art pieces, “Proud Beginnings” was selected to be the main cover piece of a Futurity Horse Show program in California. I enthusiastically approved in exchange for a full page ad in their program. My … Continue reading

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A new beginning…

I am finally all settled in the Western Slope of Colorado and now I have been focusing my attentions on uploading existing artwork to various art sites, and working on further plans to build my inventory. As it stands now … Continue reading

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Check it Out! I’ve Updated my website!

I recently updated my website! I re-arranged my shop, updated my home page and added a recent drawings section. Feel free to check it out here: http://www.daynacreations.com/

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The test of 2010

This year has been an interesting year for me artistically. I accomplished more than I ever have in previous years. I proved to myself what I’m capable of and feel I have passed an important test to move on to … Continue reading

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New Doggie Drawings

Within the last few months I finished up 3 wonderful drawings of our faithful and loving companion, the dog! I love dogs, and I do hope to have one at my heels someday. I worked on three custom pieces over … Continue reading

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Now available on Etsy!

I’ve opened my shop on Etsy.com! Horse enthusiasts and art appreciators will enjoy! http://www.etsy.com/shop/DLysons#

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