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TCAA Fellowship 2020 Day 1

Day 1- Tanner Crow and Jodi Brown arrived – we went over intended projects piece by piece and began.  We talked about steps “process” along with a long talk on what their goals were in their chosen trades and how perhaps they can fulfill those goals.


Thought, Planning and Work

It’s a Beautiful Sunday afternoon in the heart of Alberta’s Cowboy Country, I’m in my shop working on my main 2018 TCAA project. If that sounds like a Complaint it’s Not! As a Western Silversmith commissions are the backbone of my work. I look forward to the challenge each client brings to creating a piece […]


Chalice and Paten

As a Western Silversmith for over 35 years I love to design and create buckles, horse and human Western Jewellery of all kinds. People that know me also understand that I believe being a Western Silversmith goes far beyond that and a large part of my mission is to portray the elegance of the West. […]


Brian Lebel’s High Noon Auction, Mesa AZ

Brian Lebel’s High Noon Auction, Mesa AZ.(January 23-24, 2016) was once again the setting for the 4th annual TCAA Emerging Artists’ Competition.This year featured Bit & Spur Makers along with Rawhide Braiders. The weekend kicked off Friday afternoon with a meet and greet with TCAA members and fellow participants. Saturday morning the TCAA judges did […]