Enter a beautiful paint mare named Sequoia, Kimerlee visits a place called Return to Freedom and life never looked the same again. Begin full immersion into photography, horsemanship and studying the social behaviors and dynamics of the wild horse.
Loving everything “horse” from the moment she could breath, the unfolding of Kimerlee’s life thus far makes perfect sense. The Hollywood dream moved her west from Minnesota but it was the heart of a horse that changed everything. Having worked on both sides of the camera, Kimerlee has the natural ability of capturing emotion. Her style is her own and it’s that vision that has become increasingly recognizable around the world. She has traveled the globe capturing the essence and spirit of stunning horses. Yet, the allure of raw, wild, untouched beauty, rugged terrain and the elements along with the challenge of finding wild horses and the patience for them to trust her is the oxygen to her soul. Knowing at the heart of these creatures, is our own hearts deepest desires, FREEDOM and GRACE.
Her work reflects passion, purpose and is fused with environmental consciousness. Dedicated to the cause since 2004, Kimerlee’s hope is to inspire others, not only to appreciate the beauty of these creatures, but to take an interest in helping preserve their place on this land.
Kimerlee lives in the beautiful valley of Santa Ynez, CA with two horses, a paint mare named Sequoia and a young newly adopted wild mustang, el Regalo. She is represented by one of the country’s largest fine art publishers, prestigious galleries along with national, international and celebrity collectors. Her work has been used in numerous advertising campaigns and product branding. Most importantly, it has become a voice