2009 Morris the Horse watercolor prints recently completed

Published 2:02 pm Friday, July 17, 2009

Local artist Betty Burdue recently completed the 2009 watercolor prints of Morris the Horse.&bsp; Above is last year&squo;s version of Morris shown at his present location at the corner of Trade and Pacolet streets. Below is this year&squo;s version of Morris, pictured in front of his birthplace, the original location of Tryon Toy Makers and Woodcarvers shop on Howard Street. Morris was created at the woodcarvers shop in 1928&bsp; and given as gift to the Tryon Riding and Hunt Club.&bsp; The series of Morris prints, along with watercolor paintings from previous years, can be viewed at Tryon House on Trade Street and Burdue&squo;s 2009 prints of Morris are available to purchase.&bsp;

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