Mission: 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 north american west.
Programs: 1. The 2014 traditional cowboys arts association annual art exhibition and show at the national cowboy and western heritage museum a. Includes educational lectures and demonstrations 2. 2014 tcaa fellowship program for emerging artists - 2 fellowships granted and funded per year. 3. 2014 tcaa emerging artists competition - this is an annual event held for young and developing artists. 12 artists participated in the 2014 event. 4. 2014 tcaa saddlemakers forum