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A Brushwork Roundup: Western Paintings and Drawings by Craig Sheppard

Craig Sheppard, Riders in Canyon, Watercolor, not dated. Courtesy of the Special Collections, University of Nevada, Reno Libraries
Craig Sheppard, Riders in Canyon
Watercolor, not dated.
Courtesy of the Special Collections,
University of Nevada, Reno Libraries 

A Brushwork Roundup:
Western Paintings and Drawings by Craig Sheppard

Wiegand Gallery
Western Folklife Center
501 Railroad Street, Elko

October 9 - December 21, 2014
(Please note, exhibitionwill be closing one day earlier than previously announced, on December 21, 2014.)

The Western Folklife Center is honored to be the first stop for this exhibition, on its state-wide tour.

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From the Western Folklife Center Collection

 Dale Harwood Saddle, photo by Meg Glaser
Leather workers looking at Dale Harwood Saddle

From the Western Folklife Center Collection

Wiegand Gallery
501 Railroad Street
Elko, Nevada 89801

September 20 through December 22, 2014

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Something That a Cowboy Knows

Alejandro Solis, Sr.

Something That a Cowboy Knows
Western Folklife Center
Lower Level
501 Railroad Street
Elko, Nevada


The Western Folklife Center presents Something That a Cowboy Knows, a photographic essay by L.L. Griffin, a Denver-area artist and photographer. Through her photographs L.L. Griffin provides insight into the character and spirit of cowboy poets, singers and storytellers of the American West.

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