Simply place the template on the horse's hindquarter and then brush the hair down with a damp brush to make the pattern appear.
The finished quarter marks are neat and compliment the horse's conformation.
A template is an easy way to make quarter marks. The checkerboard pattern pictured here is a common one.
Annie Lane-Maunder added quarter marks for the cross-country phase at the 2006 Novice level American Eventing Championships. (This is the horse that was used for illustrating the use of the template)
Vee and Shark's Teeth
Australian event rider Matt Ryan's horse sports a kangaroo at the 2006 Badminton CCI****
Foreign Exchange had quarter marks befitting his name at Badminton 2006
Patriotic Stars and Stripes
Foreign Exchange struts his stuff