Invite The Artist

Stallion now stands for $1,350.00 ($1,100 Stallion Fee ~ $250 booking fee). Transported semen is available. Your additional chute fee for this service will be: $250. Mare care, veterinary expenses and/or transported semen fees, will be additional. Breed of mare is to be a registered Paint, Thoroughbred, or Quarter Horse.

Invite The Artist

If its conformation, good dispositions, and showring appeal you’re looking for (with the added bonus of guaranteed color), then this is the stallion for your mare!

APHA Champion Paint Horse Stallion, Invite The Artist has joined the ranks in helping Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland Northwest families remain together while their child is in a hospital receiving medical aid. He is an APHA World Show Three-Year-Old Western Pleasure Slot Class Champion and now APHA and PtHA Champions producer. "Johnny" (as he is called), has superior bloodlines, movement, conformation, an excellent show record and a great disposition.

Invite The Artist is sired by Special Invitation; multiple World & Reserve World Champion Sire with over 50,000+ points earned by offspring, and currently #3 on the Leading APHA Sires List. His dam, Ima Rap Artist is a Superior Western Pleasure Horse and own daughter of Arapadude whom is himself a multiple World Champion in Western Pleasure.

Invite The Artist’s first foal crop arrived in 2013 and have proven his siring ability ever since. He is a multiple Pinto World and Reserve World Champion Sire, APHA Reserve World Champion and World Show Top 5' and 10's Sire. Additionally his siring offspring include: Pinto World Championship Show Open Longe Line Top 10; multiple Circuit Champions; multiple Futurity Champions, Reserve Champions, and multiple APHA Point Earners in Halter, Longe Line and In Hand Trail.

Possessing all of those desirable genetics and performance abilities, Invite The Artist is homozygous for Tobiano; thus guaranteed to sire color every time! For breeders interested in obtaining colored foals, Invite The Artist is an obvious choice to incorporate into your breeding program! He offers you guaranteed Color with Quality and Class! Join the "Art Show" and let Invite The Artist help you create your next masterpiece!

Contact Information:
Owner: Robin DeGraff
Standing at: DeGraff Stables Inc.
Location: Port Clinton, OH


Bid Form

Dear Interested Bidder:
Thank you for having an interest in one or more of our stallion services donated. Should you want to pre-bid, fill out the form below and place your bid. Enter your credit card number or should you chose, print this form out, enclose a check and return to our Gallop Annual Charities Auction address as soon as possible. Should you want to bid on more than one horse, as a first, second, or third choice ... indicated in the "special notes" box listed below, that this particular stallion is your 1st, 2nd, or 3rd choice. Please understand that this information and form below applies to "pre bidding only." Internet bids will be taken during the actual auction through live streaming and available 1-800 phone lines posted the day of the event. You can also reach us at: 509-990-4167.
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Gallop Annual Charity Stallion Services Auction
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Please be aware that this is a live auction and all pre-bidding by email, mail in, or pre-phone bids prior to the event will be entered live during this auction. You will be notified from the Gallop Coordinator on Monday, February 1, 2021, as to whether you got the service to said stallion or not. Those of you whom choose to "bid live" during the auction will know of your bid result outcome through your Gallop telephone operator while the service is on the auction block. Please feel free to call should you have any questions not answered here.

Good luck and thank you for considering to purchase a service through our Gallop auction while additionally helping families in crisis whom are traveling to be near their child in a hospital!

Barbara J. Turner
Gallop Coordinator

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