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Sophy Brown’s sweeping brushstroke and bold use of color and composition capture the explosiveness and expression of a Wrangler National Finals Rodeo bronc.

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Using only a No. 1 pencil, Western Horseman art director Ron Bonge renders the intensity and action of a competitor at the Jordan Valley Big Loop.


On a dreary, rainy May morning, artist Carrie Ballantyne slides open the barn doors on Paul and Sandy Wallop’s historic Canyon Ranch, exposing the eastern slope of the Big Horn Mountains.

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Watercolorist Teal Blake reflects on the road that led him to the Cowboy Artists of America and his first show with the group, which happened to coincide with its 50th anniversary.