The history of the Arabian Horse Association of Florida dates back to the early 1950's when a group in south Florida who loved the Arabian horse banded together to plan the future of the Arab in the state. Among those active in organizing the association then were Mrs. Diane Schwartzberg, Mr. and Mrs. John Vance, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Smathers, Mr. and Mrs. Willis Flick and Ms. Liz Langford. Shortly thereafter the Florida Association became a member of the International Arabian Horse Association. The primary purposes of the Florida Association are to promote the Arabian horse in the state, to maintain the annual high point awards and futurity programs and to encourage shows throughout the state.
Arabian Horse Association of Arizona Since 1955 the Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show has set the pace in the Arabian horse world. It has grown from 50 horses to nearly 2000 horses bringing top owners, trainers and breeders from around the world competing for a chance at winning.
The Arabian Breeders World Cup held each year in April, is one of the premier purebred Arabian horse shows in the world. With Las Vegas as the backdrop, the event is truly an "International horse show" that will unite breeders worldwide. It is a showcase for the natural beauty, nobility, excitement and unique characteristics of the Arabian horse.
Glenn was mesmerized by the Arabian horse since childhood. He has put his heart and soul into every aspect of this fine breed, from basic care to riding, training, showing, and breeding. What started as a passion became a life dedication. After more than twenty years dedication, he has turned to masterfully capturing the Arabian horse in the art of photography.
Fine jewelry exhibiting grace and magnificence created by Kim Nordquist are found in prestigious collections of individuals throughout the world. Kim's special talent captures the life and presence of her spirited equine subjects creating a heirloom to be treasured for generations.
Judy and Kim have traveled extensively in Egypt, Africa, Italy and the Middle East researching Middle Eastern history and culture. Their Collectors Limited Bronze Sculptures reflect the classic style of the 19th century French school of sculpture, "Les Animaliers", and range in size from miniature to life-size.