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    New Hampden Bronco

Because wild mustangs are often used in the rodeos for the bronco events I searched for and found the perfect model for the new Hampden Bronco. He was a beautiful 5-year-old stallion captured in Wyoming and was living only a few miles from my studio. With a few years in captivity and a gentle trainer he had a fine disposition and seemed to enjoy being measured and photographed (and eating carrots.) 

The new Hampden Academy is under construction and a new Hampden Bronco will be created and prominently displayed at the entrance. To complement the design of the building, a horizontal sculpture is being made of a fast-moving wild mustang about 9’ tall and 12 feet long on a 20’ circular stone base 16” high.

The New Hampden Bronco (and base) will be financed through the sale of 70 tabletop bronzes 12 ¼” high and 19’ long, including a black granite base.

When you support this project:

  • Your name will be placed on a bronze plaque at the monument site.
  • You will have given interested students of Hampden Academy a rare opportunity to assist in creating the monument, which includes enlarging and making templates, building the armature, sculpting in clay, and making a rubber and plaster mold.
  • You will be presented with an illustrated book titled “Creating the Hampden Bronco,” which will record all the steps from the start to the dedication. 
  • You will have made a substantial contribution that will be appreciated by many generations of Hampden Academy students and will be part of the Academy’s history.

The tabletop Hampden Bronco sells for $2,600.00, which includes a tax-deductible donation of $1,500.00 to help finance the monument. The check should be made payable to MSAD #22 and addressed to:

MSAD #22
Forest Hart
105 Raven Road
Monroe, Maine 04951

Edition: 70   Height: 12 1/2"   Length:  20 1/2"   $2,600.00



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Forest Hart
Wildlife in Bronze

105 Raven Road
Monroe, Maine  04951

Phone: 207-525-4437

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