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The Week in Fish Pictures~ Year 3# Week# 9

Discussion in 'Fish Taxidermy' started by Rick Krane, Nov 28, 2008.

  1. Rick Krane

    Rick Krane Fish Taxidermist/ Judge/ Sculptor/ Instructor

    The Week in Fish Pictures~ Year 3# Week# 9

    A warm and hearty Happy Thanksgiving from Hinsdale New Hampshire!!! I hope all of you fellow Fishheads are as fat dumb and happy as I am today! I love this holiday no diets no thinking about seconds just good eats and good celebration of a day of thanks! I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving and your day was full of memories of a life time that will stay with you through out the year! I was so honored this year to share in our customs of Thanksgiving with a friend and a Gentleman Mr. Martin Green of Victoria, Australia. As you may have read in the past weeks Martin is here with us at Anglers Artistry for a month of fish taxidermy and my madness of teaching this LOL! Martin got to experience first hand the day we call Thanksgiving! He said he was glad it was only once a year or he could see me weighing 300 LB! LOL! He sure seemed to enjoy himself as we do Martin! God Bless to all and may this year to come be nothing short of a year to be thankful for!

    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!

    Travis Jones! Crappie repro Hay now the other kids are going t have to stay up really late and work twice as hard now! Keep the push Travis there all watching!

    Jeremy Snider! Ocean beauty in the metal form of art! Jeremy recently sent me a price list I know this is not a solicitation post however if you’re a fan of his work as I’m you may want to PM this talented young man!

    Fishtail! Beautiful Smallie and cool wall display as well!

    Josh Knuth! Hey it was last year at this time I was out to visit you while on a Holiday to visit the in-laws! Great Bass Josh nice and soft with a touch of simple to give it life. That is what we all work to achieve well done!

    Mark! A great Bluegill from your talents this week!

    Don Patton! I should call you the Char king of Lake Erie! Super Brookie Don!

    Ron Anderson! You old fish head you! Reminiscing of a time where a touch of Pat May mixed in with a little Bill Cooke gives you a cool look to a Brookie then there is a wonderful Brookie this week from you! I love to see the super talent of the Fishheads of the Northwestern NV is and continued to be well represented and Ron you did them proud! Great Fish for any time!

    Curtis Cook! Salmo trutta looks very good on the root you display! Awesome Brown my friend!

    Rich Benedict! It was so nice to see your work at Ron B’s what a gentleman and a great guy as you keep good company! BTW your Esox is outstanding! The Bluegill and the cool cat rock as well! Keep the faith brother!

    Bufflehead!!! Welcome welcome welcome! Nice display of Bluegills! I hope to see more of your work!

    Chris Kreiner! Another fellow MTA member with a great ability to do fish! It must be in the water there! Great Bass Chris!

    Mr. Taylor! Welcome back and thanks for sharing in your Bass work! Really nice work!

    Terry Fuller! Where have you been old friend! God has blessed you with so much talent! A true relationship with nature you have Terry! Love to see your beautiful work continue to inspire so many! Welcome Back!

    Andy H!!! Welcome! A great caving and a favorite of mine personally! A wonderful Esox niger AKA the Chain Pickerel it is the Rodney Dangerfield of the Esox family it doesn’t get any respect for such a beautiful fish! Thanks so much for sharing!

    John Baker! Welcome!!! A great speckle trout from you to what I hope is a long time of sharing and enjoying your work! Welcome!

    A great week Fishheads!!!!!

    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 off this week with pictures of Anglers Artistry Family Member Mr. Chad See of Elkins West Virginia! Chad continues to work so hard to pursuer the disciplines of taxidermy! Chad is a helpful contributor here and a most talented gentleman! The love of Browns I would say is the drive behind Mr. See! I hope you enjoy his brown as much as I did!

    I hope your week is productive and your freezers a bit lighter. Make money this week and be safe and enjoy your life and your gifts!

    So here goes!

    I hope you enjoy the week!
    So with out further ado let's get week #9 under way.

    So here we go and here is to a great week in fish pictures!!!! #9! Enjoy!

    My Best!
    Your Friend
    Rick Krane

    Here is a beautiful Brown trout by Mr. Chad See!


    Here a solo picture of Chad’s Brown!


    A great head shot of the meticulous detail Chad has put in to this fish!


    My Best!

    Rick Krane
    Anglers Artistry
    312 Chesterfield Road
    Hinsdale, New Hampshire 03451
    Office: 603-336-7296
    Web: www.anglersartistry.com
  2. Rick..."Char King of Lake Erie"...LOL ! I do a lot of trout, Brookies in particular...which is odd for a guy that lives a stones throw from lake Erie.
    Chad, Great looking Brown trout Replica ! Spot detailing and finished are exceptional !
    This week I have a customer Golden trout..

  3. Thanks alot Rick.

    Man Chad!!!! What a fish!!!!! I'm no coldwater expert but that IS IT DUDE!!!!!!!!!!! Lots & Lots of detail!!!!!!!
    I love it man Great Job!!!

    Dondi nice golden. Now thats a fish I'm really not familiar with but it looks good.
  4. Those are some beatitful fish yall..Iam almost finished with 2 bluegill and a shellcracker,,,,hope to post them soon,,this is the most awesome site ,,thanx for sharing each week..
  5. Kerby Ross

    Kerby Ross KSU - Class of '83; U.S. Army - Infantry (83-92)

    Nice brown

    Saweet looking brown trout Chad!


  6. AA

    AA Member

    Very nice fish. It is great to see hard work and a dedication to do it right pay off.
  7. Jeff Lumsden

    Jeff Lumsden Well-Known Member

    Very nice Chad! Great painting!

  8. Chad See

    Chad See Certified "Fish Head"

    Thanks for the comments guys. Very nice golden trout Dondi.
  9. mayhem15

    mayhem15 New Member

    Way to go Chad See ~ Beautiful Brown. Dondi, perfect golden trout.
    I was lucky enough to do a 36" monster Weakfish replica for a client of mine. First time i used one of Jeff Lumsden's eyes and i have to say, they are Great. Just what I've been looking for in a fish eye~ no boundaries.
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    Blank from Rick Hardy.
  10. gus

    gus Member

    I haven't posted in a while, thought I'd start again with this 12+ bass

  11. Natures Art

    Natures Art Gone Fishin!!!

    Another great start to TWIFP.
    Here's my contribution this week.
    A 35" Mid Summer, Lake Michigan Brown Trout.
    Skin mount W/custom cast head, and Jeff Lumsden Eye.
  12. great fish guys!!! here is my metal King mack a little rough around the edges but this will hang outside .
  13. Mike sweet job dude!!!!!!!! I love the weakfish man. Just beautiful!!!!!!

    Natures Art thats a sweet trout too. Love the eye!!!

    Jeremy once again cool work. Man you don't waiste any time getting your work done huh? Your putting one a fish or two a week.
  14. Thanks Travis I Built a lot of these the last couple months for an art show Its over now and so am I for a couple weeks going to take my little girl to Disney world and paint the nursery with some fish to get ready for my new baby boy in a couple months you guys are great and very talented .
  15. crankin

    crankin New Member

    Chad very nice Brown! i have 2 of my own to do in the freezer that i can only hope turn out half as good as yours!
  16. Taxi-lover

    Taxi-lover Active Member

    Chad...unbelievable job with that brown!!! So cool looking!!!
  17. jbaker

    jbaker New Member

    I really enjoy looking at everybodies work. Here are a couple of recently finished skin mount walleyes.

  18. Bill4bass

    Bill4bass New Member

    Those are two nice looking Walleyes!! As all of the fish are once again.
  19. larry k

    larry k New Member

    Those are some great looking fish!!
  20. srholmes30

    srholmes30 Living each and every day

    Hi great job on the walleyes.