2007 Missouri Country Hall of Fame Winner


Brake picks up her prize from JP's Custom Handmade Boots owner, Joe Patrickus.


Christina Brake, a student at Missouri State University won a custom pair of boots from JP's Custom Handmade Boots as part of the Missouri County Music Hall of Fame Fundraiser. Her winning raffle ticket was chosen from the hundreds sold at the banquet to celebrate the 2007 Inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Joe Patrickus, owner of JP's Custom Handmade Boots as sponsored the prize for two years now, and was almost as excited as Brake when she came to pick up her prize.

"It's always exciting to introduce new people to handmade boots," Patrickus said. "Christina was thrilled with her boots, and can't wait to show them off at school."

"It's the most expensive pair of footwear I have ever had," Brake said.


Missouri Life Magazine - 2006

Missouri Livestock Symposium - 2006

KOLR 10 in Springfield, MO  Special Series "Oliver's Ozarks" - 2006

Cowboy Boots (Tyler Beard) - 2005

Unlimited - (by Marlboro) Winter - 2005

Buffalo Bill Museum, Golden Colorado -

Presidential Library, College Station, Texas
(JP's Boots won the Director's) Choice Award - February, 2003 to July, 2003

Newspaper, Lake Sun Leader -
November 2002

Missouri Artlogue -
Summer 2002

GQ Magazine -
October 2001

Cachet Magazine -
January 2001

Newspaper, St. Louis Post Dispatch -
April 2000

Art of The Boot, by Tyler Beard -
September 1999

Museum of The Horse Tour -
May 1998 to October 1998 (numerous boots on display)

Television Interviews

Newspaper, Lake Sun Leader -

Performance Horse Magazine -
April 1998

Newspaper, Camden County Reporter -

Cowboys-Indians Magazine -
Summer 1994

Yippy Yi Yea Magazine -
Winter 1993

Robb Report -
November 1991

Burke's Peerage, Business Guide
1991 Business Guide

Gold Book, Beverly Hills -

Newspaper, Rural Missourian -

Radio Interviews, Newspaper, St. Louis Post Dispatch,

Television, and many others



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