New roster artist: Andy Nelson, Pinedale
Uncategorized | July 11, 2008
Andy Nelson is a cowboy poet and performer from Pinedale who’s a new Wyoming Arts Council roster artist.
An energetic and high-spirited cowboy poet and humorist, Andy offers the history, heritage and hilarity of the cowboy culture through traditional poetry and story telling. During his childhood and adolescence, Andy’s greatest influence was traveling with his father to his many farrier jobs. As an adult, Andy worked as a ranch hand in southern Idaho for several years.
Andy brings humor and authenticity to his performances, entertaining audiences across the U.S. and Canada. Most recently, he has performed as a featured artist for the Colorado Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Arvada, and at the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering at Elko, Nevada.