This is a sketch I drew and then painted as preparation for a larger painting. I named it thoroughbreds because I was trying to paint a thoroughbred horse, and because I was painting it to encourage my two young granddaughters who were to take riding lessons. Copyright: I Gloria Poole , own all rights to the art I create. Gloria Poole; also known as Gloria on paintings, and by other variations of my real born with name of Gloria Poole. I am a white, Christian, single, woman .