John L. Blair

Saddlemaker

       Master Saddle Maker

     American Saddle Makers                            Association                                          

A native of Wyoming, born in Lander, with over 40 years of Saddle Making experience. A second generation saddle maker, has studied under his father, Neal L. Blair and Tony J. Holmes.

   Has Shown in Reno, Dallas, Jackson Wyo. , Wyoming Pioneer Museum , Wyoming State Museum, The American Heritage Center and a special invitation to show in Osaka , Japan. Featured in Saddle  Making of Wyoming and Saddle Bits and Spurs. Chosen as best Artist Historical Craftsmanship, 2013 and 2016 Western Design Conference in Jackson Wyoming. Best Artist Leather ,2017. Exhibitor Choice  Award 2018. 

   Has built saddles for Slim Pickens, Prairie Edge, Miss Rodeo Wyoming, collectors and horse people throughout the United States. Along with countless pieces of custom leather goods built to high standards.