The Week in Fish Pictures~ Year 2# Week#48 A great big hello from Alaska's South East coast of Ketchikan Alaska! Kathie and I are here this week visiting with our good friend Mr. Travis Peterson and his family! A breath taking country this raw and beautiful place in what is know as the first stop on the route of the USA Alaska coastal gate way! A super week so far of fishing and a bit of R & R and lots of reference pictures. I want to share this week some cool pictures of Mr. Petersons work! I want to say that the fish work this past week was nothing short of some of the very best I have seen here yet! I want to thank form the bottom of my heat the kind words and wonderful comments about a life long dream fish! It is a wonderful place where we can come and share our work and be enjoyed for the efforts we make including me! I want to thank all of the great contributors who really show not only great talent and work but rather give such inspiration to all of us! A great week Fishheads! Been a wonderful week for The Week in Fish Pictures WOW! With every great week we all shared in the work we do as taxidermists with our fish pictures! There was some really inspirational fish work last week I hope you all had a great week my friends and family of Fishheads!!! Lets start off with some Big time thanks to our great contributors this past week!! Here's a big hats off to the contributors who shared their talents! Brad Jones, Lowell, Craig W, AA, AMC Taxidermy, Rich H, Jon S, B Wilson, Jonny, Tom L, My friend Doug P! Fishtail, Robert Schmac, Josh Kunth, Mike Shipman, Denny, Kodeman, Most talented Artist Layne Lane, Gary B, Jeff Sonner, Very Nice Cole C, and our great friend and originator of TWIFP Aaron Stehling, and last but never least Pete Szymborski!!!! From beginner's to the best in the world we all join in every week in a critique free and hassle free string with nothing more then great artist and inspiring fish taxidermist and carves get together to share with one another their praise and inspiration of good will and friendship to one another. I thought I would start the week again with a great friend and a wonderful gentleman with lots of talent from Ketchikan, Alaska Mr. Travis Peterson!!! A most gracious host and a remarkable taxidermist Travis quietly makes some incredible fish from his home in Ketchikan, Alaska. . Kathie and I had planned this trip for about a year and when it final came it was more them I could ever dream for in my wildest dreams! Travis and his beautiful family have been sharing their home and hospitality with Kathie and I this week. I want to tell you if you ever have a chance or if you have already visited Beautiful Ketchikan then you will remember the first time always! From the picture perfect scenery to the world class fishing I could have not been made to feel at home then Kathie and I have shared with Travis this week! I want to share some of Travis Petersons Work with you this week. Travis works 2 full time jobs one an s a taxidermist and the other at one of the world’s largest fish hatchery around! Travis is a talented family member of Anglers Artistry’s proud family of great hard working fish artist and a great friend! I want to thank you Travis and Family from Kathie and I for a week of a lifetime! Great work Travis! So here goes! I hope you enjoy the week! So with out further ado lets get week #48 under way. So here we go and here is to a great week in fish pictures!!!! #48! Enjoy! My Best! Your Friend Rick Krane Here is Travis and his fish section of the game room. Here are some of Travis fish works of art! Here is the catch of the day! Kathie caught all the big ones and I’m getting my cookies busted by those 2!