The Traditional Cowboy Arts Association is dedicated to preserving and promoting the skills of saddlemaking, bit and spur making, silversmithing and rawhide braiding and the role of these traditional crafts in the cowboy culture of the American West.


TCAA Education

Idaho saddlemaker Cary Schwarz leads viewers through the process of floral drawing and carving techniques and offers his personal insights on these steps in fine leather craft. Get yours here and a portion of the proceeds will go to help fund our other education programs.


Collectible TCAA Catalogs

Interlocking TCA Logo Caps

The Cowboy Crossings


You are invited to come be a part of the efforts of the TCAA and celebrate with us our Western Heritage and Craftsmanship. Come visit the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum and rediscover a uniquely American form of art.


Emerging Artist 2014

313 (2)The 2nd Annual TCAA Emerging Artist Competition was held on January 25th and 26th at High Noon Western Americana Auction and Show in Mesa, AZ.

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