Category Archive: McKenzie

Constructing and Painting Rocks

Prefinished habitat bases have become a valuable addition to most taxidermy studios, and many standard mounts can be easily accommodated by the wide selection of models available. But sometimes you have a mount with an unusual pose which requires you to construct a custom base to match the specimen. No matter what position your mount …

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Deer Taxidermy Display Options

I love a challenge. The good folks at McKenzie came up with a great one for me. They wanted to see if I was up to creating a fascinating new video project that would take me down a different path. They seemed to like the latest videos I have been producing for them geared toward …

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Basic Steps for In-Shop Tanning

If you ever apply for a job answering questions for a technical assistance help line at a taxidermy supply company, you better make sure that you understand the tanning process forwards and backwards. It would be a good bet that the most common subject for questions on the line will be about the steps involved …

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The 2012 WASCO Award Winners

The 2012 convention season has come to a close, and the results are in! To me, the most compelling part of each competition is when all of the judges get together collectively pick what they feel is the most artistic entry in the entire show. I have been in on many of these lively discussions …

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It’s Taxidermy Catalog Season

Even though hunting season is gearing up across the country, there is another favorite season among taxidermists that is unfolding this month. Taxidermists all over the country are eagerly checking their mailboxes every day for the latest catalogs from taxidermy supply companies. To many taxidermists, the anticipation of getting the new catalogs in the mail …

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