Bob is a saddle maker and has been a bit, spur and saddle collector for the past twenty years. Bob was born in Almota, Washington. Bob Hickman's grandfather was a foundation breeder for appaloosa's back in late 1920's through 1940's. Bob was a calf roper in high school and College.
Hickman Saddlery sells to collectors in France, Italy and Sweden. Canada. There's a big market in Europe.One of their biggest events is at the Mandalay bay Convention Center. National Finals in Las Vegas Bob Hickman says he caters mostly to the "working cowboy. "It's seeing buckaroos all over the West relying on his gear that's most gratifying.
James has been with Hickman Saddlery since 2008. Training staff on custom products along with working with the saddle makers and tooled. James oversees all the quality of chinks/chaps and other products are completed in time.