NEW!  EagleHorse, the Book!
written and illustrated by Ron Nordyke
Winner of several 2021 Will Rogers Medallion Awards!

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Discovering Beauty in the Commonplace




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Written and illustrated by Ron Nordyke

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Ron Nordyke has received 2021 Will Rogers Silver Medallion Awards for being both author and illustrator of the book EagleHorse, in the Young Readers/Illustrated category, and as well as a 2021 Publishers’ Silver Medallion for his book. Ron also has received the Will Rogers Gold Medallion as 2021 Illustrator of the Year.

You will love sharing this beautiful full-color book with your children, grandchildren or even your students.  Every page opens into a complete painting.  This book is a great gift or keepsake for children of any age!


Recent Writings


Written and illustrated by Ron Nordyke Page One: “In the stillness of the night I can see the outline of a horse ripping through the darkness. High above, a tiny moon casts its glowing light on the distant landscape. I remember the stories my mother told me about the night I was born, at the […]

Pierce the Surface

Just A Thought: I had an idea for a painting. I was thinking about sewing (material or quilting) and sowing grain (like wheat, since that is what we see here). The similarities like pushing a hole in the surface of the skin of the earth, and pushing a needle and thread through fabric either by […]

Evening Prayer

I thought of the nights when my Grandma Nordyke would be praying for her family and especially for her boys who were in the middle of the battle so far away from home.  They all came home safe.  Later I came across this article. An article in The Norfolk Daily News, Norfolk, Nebraska during WWII. […]