Ok it worked that time, so here's a couple more:
No horse here, but the image suggests one must be nearby. This is in charcoal. It looks much lighter due to the cell phone camera
This is also charcoal - but admittedly I drew this one on the light side. I have a tendency to do that:
While I'm on the barn theme, here's an acrylic painting I did last year. This was only like my third painting ever, so I went a little overboard with the detail rather than letting the paint do the work. Still haven't broken that code yet.
Sad story on this one. It was a photo of a Bosnian soldier who had just found his family had been killed in the war. From the book "My War Gone By, I Miss it So" by Anthony Lloyd:
Finally, this is the last portrait I tried to do and the closest I've come to capturing a likeness. For all you "Fringe" fans out there:
I've got some other stuff, but it's a horse art thread so I'll save it
Critiques welcome, as always.