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Who's met Mr. Rick Carter?

Discussion in 'Deer and Gameheads' started by Daniel M., Apr 20, 2009.

  1. Daniel M.

    Daniel M. Tongo, the best dog in the world. (Saarloos)

    I recently met "Rick Carter", the "deer guy", while I was in Georgia. He is a very nice man and showed me around WASCO. He, our friend Michael Vaden, and I had lunch at subway. I was very impressed by his vast knowledge of deer and most other animals.

    It was so cool to see WASCO, I have tried to imagine it every time I place an order with them. The main office had some incredible mounts with very friendly employees.

    I was just wondering how many of you have had the opportunity to meet him?
  2. Becky P

    Becky P One must believe the glass is half full.

    Met him and Ken Edwards last year at National's. Great guys.

  3. zubba

    zubba Active Member

    I had the opportunity to meet Rick at the Iowa show this past March. You are right, great guy...and very very intelligent.
  4. Bill Yox

    Bill Yox Well-Known Member

    Did Rick make YOU pick up the tab too???
  5. hounddoggy

    hounddoggy Member

    He was a student of mine.Took him a while to get the hang of taxidermy but i was patient with him. ..............hahahahahaha!never had the pleasure.
  6. rj9289

    rj9289 Buck the system, be an individual, be who you are.

    i live like 15 min from their place and i havent even met the guy yet lol
  7. Heath Cline

    Heath Cline Well-Known Member

    I used to meet him 6-8 times a year when I was traveling the shows.
  8. dbl.thraot_patch

    dbl.thraot_patch New Member

    I also had the pleasure of meeting him at the Iowa show. I really enjoyed his critique on my stuff and his seminar was nothing but informative.
  9. Donna1

    Donna1 June 1965 Panama

    I've see him, in Dobson NC, for the past few years at Surry Community College Mini Taxidermy courses in May. Very nice man.
  10. Tom Cruickshank

    Tom Cruickshank The History Channel says I'm "creepy"!!

    My wife and I met Rick and Ken at WASCO. Good people!
  11. George

    George The older I get, the better I was.

    OK Yox, where did they hide the roses. I see someone's trying to blow them up Rick's nether region. Looks like MV has been keeping Daniel in the dark. If he didn't get stuck with the bill it's only because he hasn't been to enough shows yet. LMAO

    Rick is one of the good guys, even if he did move to Georgia.
  12. Bill Yox

    Bill Yox Well-Known Member

    Lol, George, youre right, on all counts.
  13. TomCat

    TomCat Tommy B. <(((><

    i got to spend 4 hours with Rick in my living room...when i watched the a-z deer dvd ;D lol
  14. Daniel M.

    Daniel M. Tongo, the best dog in the world. (Saarloos)

    Thanks guys! No I didn't have to pay for his lunch, LOL
  15. Rick Carter

    Rick Carter Administrator

    Daniel M., I'm glad you enjoyed your visit to WASCO. You have a lot of talent and at the rate you're going we will be seeing your name in the trade journals soon.

    I paid for my own sandwich. Daniel had to buy Vaden's lunch. He was the only one who was broke! I had already cleaned him out in the eye room. LOL
  16. cht

    cht New Member

    I had cheese and wine with Rick and Barry Smith at the Iowa show, found out how to paint using an air brush without a compressor. It involves a bicycle LOL [ REALLY!!]
  17. Daniel M.

    Daniel M. Tongo, the best dog in the world. (Saarloos)

    Thanks, Mr. Carter!
  18. michael p.

    michael p. Getting better with age :)

    Im met Rick before, I was awestruck and asked for his autograph. You see, I at first thought it was Jason Alexander (AKA George Costanza). Then I found out who he really was & boy was I dissapointed!! ROTFLMBO!
  19. mk

    mk -30 below

    lol. MP, i think jason alexander has more hair and is taller... ;D Met rick 1x forgot if it was national show or world show few years ago, he did a whitetail seminar then talked to him a few minutes at the WASCO booth i think.
  20. Becky P

    Becky P One must believe the glass is half full.

    I could see that happening, LOL. Maybe they are twins seperated at birth (?)