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The American Saddlebred Museum opened its doors for a Sky Watch book signing by Emma Hudelson on Friday, April 5th during the Kentucky Spring Premier Horse Show. The event was held after the morning session at the Kentucky Horse Park.


This beautifully done hardback book of 230 fact filled pages WGC Sky Watch. the great Five-Gaited, that needs no introduction. Authored by Emma, a non-fiction writer is an American Saddlebred exhibitor in her home state of Indiana She gives some of her family experiences in showing and the connection of her and this book.


When asked if there will be other books pertaining to American Saddlebreds, Emma replied that she has had a number of suggestions for a sister book to this one as they have been so many greats over time  -   many today only seeing photos of them and just basic information learned over time.


Emma went on to read some excerpts from the book and gave some insights on her interviews, which were conducted in person, via the internet and via phone which took much time. Those interviews included Mitchell Clark, grandson of famous horseman the late Garland Bradshaw, under whom many current and past horseman worked over time.


The museum offered light beverage and snacks and they were enjoyed by all in attendance. All took pleasure in all the grand exhibits at the museum that were put together by Jennifer Foster, executive director and Amy Nelson, the American Saddlebred Museum collections manager.