Canadian Wins Academy of Western Artists Award

Ash Cooper and Wayne Mitchell, West Texas rancher and Western collector. Photo by Boyd Rayburn.

Congratulations to multi-award winning rodeo entertainer, artist and cartoonist Ash Cooper on winning the Will Rogers Award for best Western cartoonist.

The award was presented at the 19th Annual Academy of Western Artists gala held in Irving, Texas, March 28, 2015

Ash is one of the top-selling artists of Leanin’ Tree and of course, our favourite cartoonist.