MCKENZIE AWARDS


McKenzie Best Fish








Terry Johnson – Walleye


McKenzie Best Bird














Manny Chavez – Pheasant


McKenzie Best Whitetail













Frank Arredondo


McKenzie Best Lifesize
















Bill Bowen – Ibex



MORE SPECIAL AWARDS


WASCO Award

& Roy Cogburn Award












Vince Gallegos - Lynx


Polytranspar Award








Terry Johnson – Walleye


Van Dyke’s Award










Doug Barnes – Elk


Outstanding Service Award













Josh and Tara Jensen

NMTA Best Youth Horizon Award








Ryan Bowen – Snake Reproduction


NMTA Best Amateur Award











Troy Wood – Mule Deer


NMTA PROFESSIONAL DIVISION


Best of Category – Gamehead












Bryan Nygren – Antelope



Best of Category – Small Lifesize











Dan Tout – Muskrat


Best of Category – Large Lifesize














Robert Stockwell – Mountain Goat


NMTA MASTER'S DIVISION


Best of Category – Reptile










Manny Chavez – Rattlesnake


Best of Category – Fish








Terry Johnson – Walleye


Best of Category – Bird








Bill Bowen – Scaup Duck


Best of Category – Small Lifesize












Vince Gallegos – Lynx



2013 Convention Award Winners

 

New Mexico Taxidermy Association

NMTA Judge’s Choice -Breakthrough Award

& UTA Artisan Award

& Best of Category – Large Lifesize











Bill Bowen - Ibex


NMTA Taxidermist Challenge








Geno Ortega – Fox


NMTA Best All Around


















Manny Chavez


NMTA Collective Artists













Robert Major & Geno Ortega

Bighorn Sheep


NMTA Best Pronghorn













Doug Barnes


NMTA People’s Choice














Robert Major – Dahl Sheep




NMTA Taxidermist’s Choice

&
NMTA President's Award

&

Masters Best of Category - Gamehead















Tom Weikum – Cape Buffalo