Kentucky Taxidermy Association

Judges Choice Best of Show and Breakthrough Award.........................................................................Wyatt Hayes/Turkey

People's Choice......................................................................................................................................Chip Hayes/Mountain Lion

Best All Around Taxidermist, Masters.....................................................................................................Butch Irwin/ WT Deer, Squirrel, trout

Wasco Award..........................................................................................................................................Kurt Ainsworth/WT Deer

Artisan Award..........................................................................................................................................Cheyenne Williams/Otter

NTA Award..............................................................................................................................................Cheyenne Williams/Otter

Best Kentucky Taxidermist......................................................................................................................Dave Tuttle/Speckled Goose

Van Dyke's Award....................................................................................................................................Jan George/Turkey

Best Original Creation...............................................................................................................................Kurt Ainsworth/WT Deer

President's Challenge...............................................................................................................................Butch Irwin/Squirrel

McKenzie Service Award..........................................................................................................................Ed Hancock

Horizon Award..........................................................................................................................................Mitch Craig/WT Deer

Woody Award...........................................................................................................................................Kurt Ainsworth/WT Deer

NWTF Double Eagle.................................................................................................................................Ed Hancock/Turkey

NWTF Lexington Longspurs.....................................................................................................................Jan George/Turkey

Rocky Mountain Elk Federation Award.....................................................................................................Justin Tinsley/Elk

United Bowhunters of Kentucky................................................................................................................Butch Irwin

Longhunters Outfitters Award....................................................................................................................Josh Moon

Walnut Creek Award..................................................................................................................................James Akers

Austin Riggs Ducks Unlimited...................................................................................................................Dave Tuttle

KDFWR Officer's Choice...........................................................................................................................Jake Sparks

Native Kentucky Species...........................................................................................................................Cheyenne Williams

Boondocks Award......................................................................................................................................Wyatt Hayes

BeetleShack Award....................................................................................................................................Landon Witt

Polytranspar Award....................................................................................................................................Wyatt Hayes

Best Habitat................................................................................................................................................Dave Tuttle

Best of Category Masters

     Whitetail.................................................................................................................................................Jack Emery and Kurt Ainsworth

     Large Mammal.......................................................................................................................................Chip Hayes/Mountain Lion

     Small Mammal........................................................................................................................................Cheyenne Williams/Otter

     Upland Game Bird..................................................................................................................................Dave Tuttle/Grouse

     Waterfowl...............................................................................................................................................Dave Tuttle/Speckled Goose

Best of Category, Professional

     Whitetail..................................................................................................................................................Mitch Craig

    Gamehead...............................................................................................................................................Velma Smith/Antelope

     Small Mammal........................................................................................................................................Andrea Weathers/Otter

     Upland Game Bird..................................................................................................................................Wyatt Hayes/Turkey

     Waterfowl................................................................................................................................................James Akers/Ruddy Duck

McKenzie Awards

     Best Whitetail...........................................................................................................................................Ferrell Cosby

     Best Mammal..........................................................................................................................................Chip Hayes/Mountain Lion

     Best Fish.................................................................................................................................................Damon Kustus/Gar

     Best Bird..................................................................................................................................................Wyatt Hayes/Turkey