John Fawcett

b. 1952

John Fawcett


Photo-real cowboy, dog, horse

Fascinated by the relationship between cowboys and animals, John Fawcett is a full-time artist who has gained wide recognition for his watercolor paintings.  He is a graduate of Iowa State University veterinary school and was a practicing veterinarian for about twenty years before becoming a professional artist.

He has participated in the Mountain Oyster Club Show in Tucson, the Coors Western Art Show, and in 1996 received the Artists’ Choice Award at the Buffalo Bill Art Show in Cody, Wyoming.  His work has also been exhibited at the Gene Autry Show, Cheyenne Frontier Days Western Art Show, and the C.M. Russell and Settlers West Miniature Shows.