NMTA Judge's Choice Best of Show &

 ​Best of Category – Master's Gamehead​








Robert Major - Audad


Mule Deer Foundation Award








 Jayson Raysinger - Mule Deer

 

UTA Artisan Award &

Collective Artist Award








Robert Major & Rhyan Peralta – Mt. Lion


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NMTA Best Pronghorn & President's Award








​Rhyan Peralta


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NMTA Best African Mount








​Jesse Casaus - Scimitar Horned Oryx


​​NMTA Best Amateur Award







Jose Ontiveros – Whitetail Deer







2016 Convention Award Winners

 



Breakthrough Award,

Best of Category - Master'sFish,

Polytranspar Award,Wasco Award,

Roy Cogburn Award, & ​​McKenzie Best Fish








​​​Jeff Mourning –Cutthroat Trout



People's Choice Award








 Lee Gallegos- Big Horn Sheep



Starfish Award









Mark Williams - Bluegill


Best Habitat








Susan Heath - Whitetail Deer


Best Novelty​







Chad Smith - Deer Euro


New Mexico Taxidermy Association


Best of Category – Master's Large Lifesize

​2016 Taxidermist Challenge, Best Whitetail

​Mckenzie Best Lifesize, Taxidermist's Choice








Bill Bowen - Coues Deer


Best of Category – Master's Bird
Mckenzie Best Bird








Drew Widetich - Black Scoter


NMTA PROFESSIONAL DIVISION

Best of Category – Gamehead







Rhyan Peralta – Bighorn Sheep



Outstanding Service Award







Josh Jensen