Howdy ole Friend - Painting by Jim Bob Swafford

Reserve Your Rooms Now for the Billings, Montana Western Art Rodeo, Show and Sale

“The Heart of Montana” Western Art Rodeo, Show and Sale will be from August 16-18, 2012. Art Rodeos will be August 16, 17 and 18. We recommend artists arrive by August 15 and stay until Sunday, August 19. If you’ve ever been  to Billings during the Montana State Fair, you know how important it is […]

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2012 Western Art Rodeo Event Image

2012 Western Art Rodeo Events Update

The 2012 Art Rodeos are on the schedule and detailed information is now available for each event. Entry is NOW OPEN for both events. First 2012 Art Rodeo Event “The Heart of Montana” Western Art Rodeo, Show and Sale Thank You to Everyone that Supported the W.A.R.A. and Our Artists at this Event. Second 2012 […]

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WARA Art Rodeo Cowboy - Steve Johnson

2012 Art Rodeos Announced

We wanted you to be one of the first to know that the 2012 Art Rodeos will be held in Montana and Utah. 2012 Art Rodeos – Mark these Dates! August 16-18, 2012 November 1-3, 2012 The first one will be at the MetraPark in Billings, Montana in conjunction with the Montana Fair. The dates […]

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C.M. Chip Jones at BigRock Bronze Foundry

Chip Jones

C.M. “Chip” Jones has been a professional sculpture for over thirty years. The video below will show you some of Chip’s Artwork. His work is in private collections all over the world including all fifty states, Canada, Japan, Russia and China. He is an advocate for wild places and has contributed many works to conservation […]

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Jim Bob Swafford - Western Artist

Jim Bob Swafford

  Jim Bob was born in 1940 in Decatur, Texas the county seat of Wise. Jim Bob grew up as an oil field brat, as his dad followed the oil boom town jobs in the mid 1940’s. In the late 40’s and into his teen years, Jim Bob his time tending to the small family […]

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