It started with crayons.
Linda still has the drawing.
Age 4 in Montreal where she was born, horses, flowers, and the sun were the subjects of her elemental passion for drawing and painting.
Self professed as horse crazy, artist Linda Shantz did not have the usual physical exposure to horses at an early age as most counterparts who claim the same addiction. Living in Brampton, Ontario by the age of 6 her mother had begun reading to Linda books by Marguerite Henry; Black Gold, King of the Wind as well as Walter Farley’s Black Stallion series of books thus further fuelling her passion for horses.
Theresa Maclean knew that something was going to happen. Her late husband David was coming to her in dreams. But she didn’t know why.
David Maclean, a thoroughbred racehorse trainer for more than 30 years, passed away at age 49 in August 2007 survived by Theresa (Tess) and their two teenage sons.
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