AWARDS, HONORS AND RECOGNITION:

Awards (Art):
  The Anne Marion/Best of Show, 51st Anniversary Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 12th, 2016.
  Gold Medal for Sculpture, 51st Anniversary Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 12th, 2016.
  The Anne Marion/Best of Show, 50th Anniversary Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 10th, 2015.
  Gold Medal for Sculpture, 50th Anniversary Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 10th, 2015.
  Silver Medal for Sculpture, 49th Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK Oct. 10-11, 2014.
  The Governor's Arts Award, presented by Gov. Mary Fallin, Oklahoma State Capital, November 13, 2013.
  The Anne Marion/Best of Show, 48th Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 12th, 2013.
  Gold Medal for Sculpture, 48th Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 12th, 2013.
  The Ray Swanson Award, 48th Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 12th, 2013.
  The Fine Art Connoisseur Award, National Sculpture Society's 80th Annual Awards Exhibition, Brookgreen Gardens, Pawley's Island, SC, Oct., 2013.
  Gold Medal for Sculpture / Maurice B. Hexter Prize, National Sculpture Society's 79th  Annual Awards Exhibition, Brookgreen Gardens, Pawley's Island, SC, Oct. 1, 2012.
  Silver Medal for Sculpture at the 47th Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 13th, 2012.
  Silver Medal for Sculpture at the 46th Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Oct. 15th, 2011.
  Silver Medal for Sculpture at the 45th Annual Cowboy Artists of America Show, Phoenix Art Museum, Oct. 16th, 2010.
  Gold Medal - Sculpture, Western Artists of America Show, Museum of Western Art, Kerrville, TX, August, 2009.
  The Margaret Hexter Prize, 75th Annual National Sculpture Society Exhibition, New York, NY, Feb. 26th, 2008.
  The Leonard J. Meiselman Memorial Award, 74th Annual National Sculpture Society Exhibition, New York, NY. - Feb. 26th, 2007.
  Silver Medal of Honor and the John Cavanaugh Memorial Award- National Sculpture Society 72nd Annual Exhibition, New York, NY - 2005.

Awards (University):
  The Otis Sullivant Award ($20,000 award), University of Oklahoma, April 5, 2007.
  Excellence in Service Award 2007-2008, University of Oklahoma's School of Art and Art History. 
  Award for Outstanding Contribution - School of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2008.
  Award for Outstanding Contribution - School of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2007.
  Award for Outstanding Contribution - School of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2004.
  Award for Outstanding Contribution - School of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2003.
  Award for Outstanding Contribution - School of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2002.
  Regents Award for Outstanding University Service - University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2000.
  Regents Award for Outstanding Professional and University Service - University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2000.

Honors and Recognition:
  Elected to the Board of Directors - Cowboy Artists of America / 2012-2014.
  Honored by Oklahoma's State Representatives on the House Floor for his contributions to the arts, Oklahoma State Capital, Oklahoma City, OK - March 21, 2011.
  Elected Member of the Cowboy Artists of America, Oct. 2009.
  Guest Artist, Prix de West Patrons Dinner, Nov. 4th, 2009, sculpture demo, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK.
  Elected Board Member, National Sculpture Society, New York, NY / 2007-2010.
  Elected Fellow of the National Sculpture Society, New York, NY. - Feb. 2006.
  Induction into the Seed Sower Society, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2005.
  Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Contribution - US Army, 5th Battalion, 158th Aviation Regiment, Giebelstadt, Germany - 2004.
  Celebrated Artist - May Fair Arts Festival - Assistance League of Norman, OK - 2004.
  Honored by the Division of Student Affairs for generous support of students, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, creation of the Alma Linda Moore Scholarship - 2004.
  Award for the Arts - Norman Chamber of Commerce, Norman, OK - 2004.
  Innovator of the Year - Journal Record, Oklahoma City, OK - 2001.
  OU Honors Figurative Sculpture Program - University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK - 2001.
  Elected into the National Sculpture Society / Professional Member - 1999.
  Plaque of Appreciation and Professional Recognition, McCasland Foundation, Duncan, OK - 1998.
  Golden Sooner Award - University of Oklahoma Sooner Club, Norman, OK - 1998.
  Commemorative stamping, US Post Office, Duncan, OK, "On the Chisholm Trail" unveiling - April 25, 1998.