This saddle was made as a tribute to Don King. It won Reserve Champion at the Don King Memorial Saddle Contest in Sheridan WY. This saddle received Best of Show at the Old West Museum Art show in Cheyenne WY. The saddle was Chamlionship Winner at The Cowboy Makers Show in Loveland CO It is on a 15 1/2" Tim Benard Tree, 12" front, 4" cantle, 3 1/2" horn, 3" cap. It has a full double dee ring rigging Square skirts, 2" cheyenne roll, 4" covered stirrups. The saddle is full floral Sheridan Style carved including gullet cover, inside of fenders, inside stirrup covers. The carving depicts the transition of the Sheridan Style Carving.
This saddle was made for a New Mexico cowboy 15 1/2" Wade Wood Post Horn, 3 1/2" by 4" 5" Cantle Full Q. H. Tree Rough out seat and fenders Rope border on fork, skirts and jockeys. Figure Carving of a Roper in a wreck with a bull on the cantle back. 8 strand rawhide braid on the cantle and front lip of the fork.
Contest Association Bronc Saddle
16" Seat - 14" Front - 5" Cantle Full Roughout 3/4 Rig with Bronc Flank Dees Quarter Binds and Front Binds
Kathy's Reining Saddle
Built on a 15" Lieuellen tree Full Quarter Horse Bars 12"Front - 3 1/2" Cantle 3 x 3 Horn 7/8 inskirt rigging Stitched down Back Jockey 2" Cheyenne Roll - Silver Rope Roll - Yoke Front on Fork with Silver Laced Rope Roll
Inlaid Roughout and Quilted Padded Seat Full Floral Carved, Dyed Background and edges 3" Bell Bottom Stirrups, Leather Covered