Dance of the Hoops   |   John D Free
Born in 1929 in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, John D Free was determined to become an artist showing the life of a cowboy and spent four years in private study in Taos, New Mexico. In 1971, he was given a one-man show at the National Cowboy Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City. He later opened his own foundry in Pawhuska where he has lived most of his life.