500 Hour Award Winners

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View the 500 Hour Award Winners from 2017.


January - April 500 hour award winners


Karen Harrell of Waxhaw, North Carolina and Bar Sugarfoot Echo

Photo credit: Niki McKernan


Joyce McCartney of Ozark, Arkansas and Buck Bars 115

Photo courtesy of Joyce McCartney


Catherine Shanaway of Shawnee, Oklahoma and Amarillo Charger, Bar Cal Lynx, Daybreak Wildfire

Photo credit: Richard Shanaway


Laura Mutz of Devlin, Ontario and Rio Fancy And Famous

Photo credit: Tim Mutz


Linda Reed of Woodbine, Maryland and Seven S Lil Sue

Photo courtesy of Linda Reed


Heather Bryant of Morgan Hill, California and Sparklin Wine

Photo credit: Lori McIntosh Photography


Jutta Kramer of Oberzent, Germany and Kings Angels Sheela

Photo credit: Andrea Melber


Dona L Cox of Lewiston, Idaho and AJ Rocket Doc

Photo credit: Gary W Cox


May - July 500 hour award winners

Taylor Hein of East Selkirk, Manitoba and Tell Her Shez Pretty
Photo courtesy of Taylor Hein

Jennifer Zuffranieri of Mesa, Arizona and No Money Left
Photo credit: Gene Zuffranieri

Vickie Oliva of Thonotosassa, Florida and QNR Hollywood Chic
Photo credit: Ronica Neely

Danita Monness of Guffey, Colorado and Blue Statutoryized
Photo credit: Danita Monness

Nancy Brown of River Bank, New Brunswick and Fax Me A Fantasy
Photo courtesy of Nancy Brown

Karen Figueroa of Waddell, Arizona and Jet On Fire
Photo credit: Steve Figueroa

Lauren Beavers of Denver, Colorado and Em Sage Twist
Photo credit: Brittany Brock

Barbara Muchnick of Lake Worth, Florida and The Whiskey Blues
Photo credit: Jennifer Robbins

Angela Newton of Lewisville, Arkansas and Mecom In Red, Starlites Razzle, Mister Peppy Pep
Photo credit: Elise Ulmer-Etzebeth

Jeanne Best of Lockport, New York and Country Talk
Photo credit: Suzanne McAndrew Photography

DeAnn Kurimay of Norco, California and Too Many Jewels
Photo credit: Mary Hurlbut Photography

Ray Glenn, Jr of Mendenhall, Mississippi and Dash Ripp Rock
Photo credit: Patricia Crotwell


August - October 500 hour award winners 

Shannon Ellis of Johnson City, Tennessee and BCR Queen Of Stars

Photo credit: Patti Walters


Kendall Palmer of Hebron, Ohio and Kelsinco

Photo credit: Melissa Palmer


Devonda Naomi Cormell of Blythe, California and Grace Gone Fast

Photo credit: DeVonda Cormell


Holly Harrower of Drumright, Oklahoma and A Dashin Chick

Photo credit: Linda D Tanner


Judierle Hall of Taylorsville, Kentucky and Hot Apple Jac

Photo credit: Amanda O’Bryan


Madi Begley of Southlake, Texas and Blue River Joe

Photo credit: Jessica Begley


Sue Faber of Sioux Center, Iowa and Dun By T Tough Star

Photo credit: Suzanne DenHerder


Ashlyn Cimochowski of Canterbury, Connecticut and Double The Suspense

Photo credit: Stacy Cimochowski


Aubrey Cimochowski of Canterbury, Connecticut and A Sudden Suspense

Photo credit: Stacy Cimochowski


Sandra Knighton of Benton City, Washington and BNL Sweet Royalty

Photo courtesy of Sandra Knighton


Courtney Bowen of Clyde, New York and Lady Bangs

Photo credit: Faye Steen


Melissa J Hill-Fowler of Buffalo, South Dakota and Smart Cutting Cat RG

Photo credit: Ty Fowler


Sally Fay Robinson of Derbyshire, United Kingdom and Hollywood Snow Angel

Photo credit: Indiepics