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ART GALLERIES

Big Horn Galleries

Big Horn Galleries was established in 1982 in Cody, Wyoming. We represent the finest in traditional and contemporary paintings and sculpture of the West in Cody, Wyoming and Tubac, Arizona, and specialize in significant Western Art.
www.bighorngalleries.com

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Thomas Nygard Gallery
Historic downtown Bozeman, MT

Since 1976, the Thomas Nygard Gallery collection has evolved to offer the finest quality art of the American West. Specializing in 19th & 20th Century American art with an emphasis on historical art of the Northern Plains.
www.nygardgallery.com

ARTISANS

Glass Horse Ranch
Patti Genack - Beulah, CO

Hand sculpted art glass beads with a western flair
www.GlassHorseRanch.com


Lou Quallenberg Studios
Llano, Texas

Creates custom, mesquite, live edge furniture. It is contemporary-style furniture with a flavor of the west. Beautifully hand crafted by award winning Mesquite Artist Lou Quallenberg. His sculpted live edge furniture designs look great in a Western style ranch home or in a penthouse apartment in New York City. The look has won him Best Texas Style Furniture for two years in a row at the Texas Furniture Makers Show and reflects a Western design trend that is moving towards a more refined slightly contemporary look. New pieces typically debut at the Western Design Conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming where it is always well received. Each of Lou Quallenberg's pieces are treated as art. They are each signed, photographed and cataloged with the original buyer recorded to track the provenance of the piece.

Real treasures for generations to come!
www.louqart.com

 

Lynne London Handmade Creations
St. David, AZ

Clothing, Ranch Furnishings, Custom Dearskin -
www.wildwestart.biz


Keith Valley Saddle Company
Alpine, WY

Award winning saddler Keith Valley takes the extra time to go the extra mile in making your custom saddle the most comfortable and unique piece of Cowboy functional art.
www.cowboysaddlery.com


Metal Arts of Tucson
Todd Corley - Tucson, AZ

Distinctive and unique works of art
www.metalartsoftucson.com


Silver Horse Designs
Dianne Partington - Paso Robles, CA

Silver Horse Designs was born out of a 40-year passion for collecting Western and pawn Native American jewelry. This explains why many of Dianne’s jewelry designs have a uniquely Native American spirit & others have a classic western style. Dianne creates each and every piece, all one-of-a-kind.
www.silverhorsedesigns.com

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Woodshop Wonders

I produce custom picture frames, lamps, coat and hat racks, signs, and just about anything I can 'imagine up'!
www.WoodshopWonders.com

 

AUCTION RESOURCES

AskArt logoAskArt

The Artists' Bluebook
The recognized site about American artists, plus buyer information on artists worldwide.
www.askart.com


iCollector logoiCollector

icollector.com is the site to find collectibles at auction, from coins and stamps to antiques and antiquities.
www.icollector.com


Live Auctioneers link to Archived High Noon AuctionsLive Auctioneers

Live Auctioneers is the leading site for online auctions from around the world including collectibles, antiques, jewelry and art auctions.
www.liveauctioneers.com

AUTHORS & PUBLISHERS

Hawk Hill Press
Nicasio, CA

Jody and Ned Martin traveled the West for over 15 years gathering data for their books on horse gear. Ned set up his portable photo studio in museums and private collections to capture the stunning images of the cowboy or Indian horse equipment they were currently researching.
www.hawkhillpress.com

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Hitching Tails and River Publishing
Kettle Falls, WA

Award winning artists, Shoni & Ron Maulding, are owners of Hitching Tails and River Publishing, suppliers of Hitched Horsehair Books and Products.
www.hitchedhorsehair.com


Zon International Publishing Co.

Fine quality books, postcards, posters and calendars featuring Western Americana.
www.ZonBooks.com

COWBOY

Alain Eon
Montrouge, France

Saddle maker & old time saddle restorer, holster maker, and author of the book Restoring Vintage Western Saddles. NBSSCA Life Member – SHATA Member – TWCA Member. I like to give another life to the famous old time saddles made a century ago.
http://alain.eon.free.fr

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Cowboy Spurs

Western, Antique and Custom Cowboy Spurs
www.cowboy-spurs.com


Crawford Spurs & Saddlery
Walsh, CO.

Rex Crawford is a custom maker of spurs, saddle silver, buckles, saddles, and cowboy leather goods. He’s been a Silversmith for 9 years, has worked with leather for about 25 years, and has been building saddles for the last 2 years. Crawford Spurs & Saddlery is located just outside Walsh, CO.
www.crawfordspursandsaddlery.com

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Hitching Tails and River Publishing
Kettle Falls, WA

Award winning artists, Shoni & Ron Maulding, are owners of Hitching Tails and River Publishing, suppliers of Hitched Horsehair Books and Products.
www.hitchedhorsehair.com


Rancho Rustica
Kathy Smith - Wimberley, TX

Purveyors of Fine Western Americana
www.thelastfrontier.biz


Richard Beal’s Country Lifestyle Blog
Santa Fe, NM

www.richardbealblog.com/?p=3319


Robert Brandes
Fredericksburg, TX

This site is for all things related to the art of the western buckle and its history.
www.buckles.com

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Rockmount Ranch Wear Mfg. Co.
Denver, CO

Rockmount Ranch Wear Mfg. Co. made the first western shirts with snaps. Today the brand is sold worldwide. Steve Weil is the 3rd generation of his family to run the business. Steve wrote the only definitive book on vintage western shirts: Western Shirts: A Classic American Fashion. Rockmount is famous for its special treatments and has reintroduced many of its signature designs, which can be seen at rockmount.com. Rockmount is based in a historic landmark building in Lower Downtown Denver where it is has a flagship store and museum.
www.rockmount.com

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Seidel Saddlery
Cody, W

Keith Seidel is one of the finest saddle makers in America today. He and his wife Lisa operate Seidel's Saddlery, a high end retail store in Cody, WY, that features their own custom hand tooled saddles, belts, briefcases, and other custom leather goods. Fine sterling silver and gold belt buckles, cowboy hats, bits, spurs, tack, jewelry, purses, and ropes are all part of the inventory. A Cowboy Candy Store!
www.seidelsaddlery.com

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The Cowboy Connection
Livingston, MT

Jerry and Vangie Lee have corralled a passel of Antique Winchesters and Colts, Native American Collectibles, and Cowboy Memorabilia. Our store is celebrating 18 years in the Heart of Historic Downtown Livingston, Montana.
www.thecowboyconnection.com

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Vickers Western Store
Pocatello, Idaho

Vickers Western Store is located next to the Fort Hall Indian Reservation. Vickers Western Store is unique in the industry because it is a large western store that carries just about everything for the horse and rider, but also has a large pawnshop. Consequently, Vickers buys and loans on all kinds of Indian, cowboy, and old west items. Vickers has been in business 33 years and is considered Idaho's largest and finest. If there is something you want give us a call. Vickers is in the process of upgrading its web site and will have an entire section on Native and other collector items. Bill Vickers.
vickerswesternstores.com

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Cowboy Showcase

Cowboy Showcase is "keeping the true western spirit alive." On their site you'll find cowboy poetry and lore, lists of cowboy gear makers, recipes and links to everything cowboy you can think of.
cowboyshowcase.com

FIREARMS

Antique Arms America Inc
Ted Bell - West Linn, OR

A longtime member of CADA (Collector Arms Dealers Association) offers for sale items from the Civil War, Indian Wars & The Old West including Arms, Bowies, Badges, Belts, Holsters, Photographs, Documents and much more!
www.antiquearmsamericanc.com


Frontier Americana of Fargo

Antique and unique firearms, as well as an impressive selection of Americana.
www.frontieramericanaoffargo.com

GENERAL ANTIQUES

Antique Carriages
Arlington, VA

My name is Mike Zaetta, and I am a 3rd generation antique horse-drawn carriage person, located in Arlington, VA. I deal in antique carriages, wagons, buggies, sleighs, and appointments, including lamps, books, prints, wrenches, sleigh bells, etc. I have pieces that are both original and restored, and prefer pieces with a documented history.
www.antiquecarriages.com

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Buffalo Gal-lery
Craig Watt - Iowa City, IA

Buffalo Gal-lery Antiques and Western Memorabilia
www.buffalogallery.com


Not Your Average Antiques
Asheville, NC

Original and Important American Antiques and Folk Art
Specializing in everything you can live without!
www.notyouraverageantiques.com


Rare Lion Antiques
Tempe, AZ

Antiques and Jewelry
www.rarelionantiques.com

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Rochelle Mendle Conwell
Tubac, AZ

Specializing in unique smalls, silver oddities andjewelry of the 19th and 20th century.
Match Safes - Corkscrews - Sewing - Hatpins - Jensen - Unger - Art Nouveau - Art Deco- Mexican - Modernist.
www.trocadero.com/rochelleconwell

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The Castle Collection

We specialize in early, original, fine art, books and western memorabilia since 1989.
www.thecastlecollection.net

LOOKING TO BUY

Terry Ahlberg
Irvine, CA

Collector, expert and authority on Jo Mora is interested in acquiring any art or other items related to Jo, Domingo or F Luis Mora.
www.JoMora.com

MUSEUMS

AQh logoAmerican Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum
Amarillo, TX

Sharing the rich history of Quarter Horses and the people who made them great
www.aqhhalloffame.com


Autry Museum of Western Heritage, Los Angeles, CA

The Autry Museum of Western Heritage is a world-class center devoted to preserving and interpreting the rich history and traditions of the American West. With one of the most comprehensive collections of Western history and art, its seven permanent galleries and special exhibitions offer material gathered from the many cultures and events that have shaped the legacy of this vast region. Located in Griffith Park in the heart of Los Angeles.
www.autrynationalcenter.org


Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, WY

Nationally acclaimed museum featuring fine Cowboy, Indian, Firearms and Fine Art collections set against the backdrop of Yellowstone National Park.
www.bbhc.org


Carriage and Western Art MuseumCarriage and Western Art Museum of Santa Barbara, CA

The museum preserves and restores the vehicles from yesteryear, and has one of the largest collections in the United States. In addition, their collection of saddles is second to none, including saddles once owned by Will Rogers, Clark Gable, Cisco Kid and Jimmy Stewart.
www.carriagemuseum.org


Charles M Russell Center for the Study of the Art of the West, Norman, OK

The Russell Center is both a facility and a program designed to inspire and excite interest in the study of American Western art, an aesthetic history that enjoys both a regional and a national dimension.
http://art.ou.edu/russellcenter/


Eiteljorg Museum - Indianapolis, IN

The Eiteljorg Museum is the only museum of its kind in the Midwest, and one of only two museums east of the Mississippi that showcase both Native American and Western art, culture and history.
www.eiteljorg.org


Glenbow Museum logoGlenbow Museum, Alberta, Canada

At the Glenbow Museum, intriguing stories from Western Canada connect with extraordinary art and artifacts from around the world. Combining a museum, art gallery, library and archives all under one roof, Glenbow boasts over a million artifacts and some 28,000 works of art in its vast collections and is one of the largest museums in Canada.
www.glenbow.org


Heard Museum logoHeard Museum, Phoenix, AZ

Explore the museum’s rich history as one of the Phoenix area’s first cultural attractions, and see how the museum has grown to be one of the world’s finest destinations for learning about American Indian arts and cultures.
www.heard.org


National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK

Founded in 1965, the National Cowboy Hall of Fame and Western HeritageCenter was originally conceived as a tribute to the men and women who helped establish the West as an integral part of America's culture heritage.
www.cowboyhalloffame.org


National Cowgirl Museum & Hall of Fame, Ft. Worth, TX

The only museum in the world dedicated to honoring and documenting the lives of women who have distinguished themselves while exemplifying the pioneer spirit of the American West.
www.cowgirl.net/default.asp


Phoenix Art Museum logoPhoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

The Phoenix Art Museum is the Southwest’s premier 203,000 square foot destination for world-class visual arts. Here you will be immersed in culture while viewing popular exhibitions that feature artists such as Rembrandt, Norman Rockwell, and Annie Leibowitz. Monet. Since 1959, The Phoenix Art Museum has been the home of an outstanding collection of more than 18,000 works of American, Asian, European, Latin American, Western American, modern and contemporary art, and fashion design.
www.phxart.org


National Ranching Heritage Center LogoTexas Tech University
National Ranching Heritage Center
Lubbock, TX
www.NRHC.com

NATIVE AMERICAN & TRIBAL

Jack Curtright and Son Tribal Art
Tacoma, WA

Specializing in North American Indian, Alaskan, and other tribal materials.
www.curtrightandson.com


Native Comfort Furniture
Lewiston, Idaho

Through Marsh's trading post, www.marshstradingpost.com we sell both antique and modern beadwork etc. We are located in Lewiston, Idaho, and have been in business over 30 years. While you’re visiting our website, please check out our beautiful Native Comfort Furniture at www.nativecomfortfurniture.com

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Santa Fe Crafts - The Store
South Pasadena, CA

Specializing in handmade Native American Indian material, both historic and contemporary, including jewelry, baskets and Hopi katsina dolls as well as vintage jewelry from Old Mexico.
www.santafecrafts.com

ORGANIZATIONS

National Bit, Spur & Saddle Collectors Association

The purpose of the NBSSCA is to preserve and protect our Western Heritage, to educate our members and the public, to introduce through a membership list people of similar interests, to promote fellowship, to facilitate and encourage the collecting and trading interests of our members and to promote the contemporary makers of the day.
www.nbssca.org


Will James Society

The Will James Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the works and memory of a great western author and artist, Will James.
www.willjames.org

PHOTOGRAPHY

Outwest Photos
George Brown

Originals & Reprints
www.outwestphotos.com

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Steve Bundy Photography
Taos, NM & Oceanside, CA

Steven Bundy is an award winning Southwestern Fine Art Photographer, based in both New Mexico & Southern California. Many of his images are western themed, having been shot in and around the historic areas and ranches around Taos & Santa Fe New Mexico. Black & White and Color images can be purchased directly from the artist through his website. Steven also instructs photography workshops through Eloquent Light Photography Workshops in Santa Fe (www.eloquentlight.com).

*Contact him through his email if interested steven@stevenbundy.com

www.stevenbundy.com

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Steward Photography
Lowell, IN

My name is Donna Steward. I own Steward's Photography and have been in business 24 years in Lowell, IN. My specialty is photo restorations. View "Restorations" on www.stewardsphoto.com

RESTORATION & REPAIRS

Southwestern Restorations
Nancye Hudgins Briggs - Texas

Specializing in the complete restoration and light cleaning of Navajo classic wearing blankets.
www.southwesternrestorations.com

TRAVEL

The Travel Educators
Lifelong Learning Through Travel

A collective of Canadian and American travel journalists known for their innovative and enriched approach to travel journalism. They are also very much involved in the business of learning through travel.
www.traveleducators.com

TRAVEL TO MESA, AZ
Marriott LogoPhoenix Marriott Mesa

Phoenix Marriott Mesa is a 12-story high-rise hotel located in downtown Mesa, Arizona, just minutes from Scottsdale and 12 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The hotel is close to dining, golf, shopping and tourist attractions, and features a 24-hour fitness center, heated pool & spa, complimentary parking, room service, free high-speed Internet, guest laundry, meeting & banquet facilities and exhibit hall, plus a new restaurant & bar.
www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phxmm-phoenix-marriott-mesa/


Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport LogoPhoenix Sky Harbor Airport

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is one of the ten busiest in the world with a $90 million daily economic impact. On a typical day:

  • More than 1,200 aircraft arrive and depart
  • More than 100,000 passengers arrive and depart
  • More than 600 tons of air cargo is handled

http://phoenix.gov/skyharborairport/index.html


PHXMesa Gateway Airport LogoPhoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport in Phoenix/Mesa, Arizona is “just plane easy®” for commercial passengers. With three expansive runways (10,401 feet; 10,201 feet; and 9,301 feet), a newly remodeled passenger terminal, and convenient parking, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is positioned to be a dynamic reliever airport to Phoenix’s Sky Harbor International Airport.
www.justplaneeasy.com


Sky Harbor Airport Ground Transportation & Parking Info
Transportation and parking options available at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
http://phoenix.gov/skyharborairport/transportation-and-parking/transportation-and-parking.html


Mesa Transportation and Tours
Information to help you go mobile in Mesa, with a helpful link to transportation reviews.
www.visitmesa.com/transportation/


Mesa Visitors Bureau logoMesa Convention and Visitors Bureau

Mesa, Arizona is a vibrant city offering an eclectic mix of museums, culture and heritage set in a Sonoran desert oasis. Located within one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the United States, Mesa offers a unique blend of urban excitement set in natural surroundings. Whether you come to enjoy our warm weather, delicious food, fabulous shopping, exciting activities, or world-class golf, Mesa, Arizona is an ideal place to visit.
www.visitmesa.com


RV Park Information in Mesa

RVParkReviews.com provides information, reviews, forums and search features for parks throughout US, Canada and Mexico.
http://rvparkreviews.com/regions/Arizona/Mesa.html

WESTERN INTERIOR DESIGN

Cowboy Interiors
A division of Keith Valley Saddle Company
Jackson Hole, WY & Billings, MT

Bringing the art of the western saddle into your home.
www.CowboyInteriors.com

 

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