Ronald Kil

Ronald Kil decided in his teens to pursue his dreams of becoming both a cowboy and an artist. He rode for big outfits across the West for many years, carrying a sketchbook with him. A decade ago, he left the cowboy world and became a full-time artist and illustrator. His illustrations have appeared in"New Mexico Magazine" and many other publications. Ronald Kil has also illustrated numerous books, including five titles in the University of New Mexico Press's Children of the West series.