I was asked recently by the National Cowboy Museum and Western Heritage Center in Oklahoma City if I would grant permission to use the floral carving design from this year’s TCAA saddle. They are planning on using detail pictures of my carving designs for a variety of events for 2014 including table runners, docent directories, and this design for an advance invitation to the Western Heritage Awards. I would have never thought I’d receive the accolades for my work as it has…what a privilege and honor!
Here is the Mission Statement from the Cowboy Museum:
The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum preserves and interprets the evolving history and cultures of the American West for the education & enrichment of its diverse audiences of adults and children.
…and from the TCAA: