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Lifesize forms without hides pics

Discussion in 'Lifesize Mammals' started by [email protected], Feb 13, 2010.

  1. Post em if you got em
     

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  2. jgrit8

    jgrit8 Age 43

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    Are hand wrapped ok too?

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  3. trapperfred

    trapperfred New Member

    that cat is going to help out a lot of beginners dave
     
  4. Great idea for a thread. it is going to be a big help
     
  5. A work in progress

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  6. lorefuma

    lorefuma Member

    marked
     
  7. dplais7124

    dplais7124 Active Member

    Codi that baby coon is awesome.
     
  8. camarogirl

    camarogirl Hunting is MURDER! Tasty, tasty murder. ~steak~

    Oh! More please! Thank you all for posting!
     
  9. jgrit8

    jgrit8 Age 43

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    My favorite animal.The smell doesn't bother me a bit.I roll my windows down passing a roadkill.Smells like victory.
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    Had to cut a neck slot behind the head to take up some slack in the skin for such a radical turn.
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  10. Bangle

    Bangle New Member

    marking...this is really cool. :)
     
  11. Brandon S

    Brandon S New Member

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    Here is a coyote i am working on. Lots of altering, still not quite satisfied with it so i still workin away on it.
     

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  12. Nyati

    Nyati I love tahr huntin

    Here's a cheetah I mounted with Skywalker last year
     

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  13. I love that this thread has started here also! I personally haven't done any small mammals before so this is great. Keep them coming :)
     
  14. DROPPINEM

    DROPPINEM New Member

    Marked
     
  15. KClem

    KClem New Member

    Marked
     
  16. Big, fat ram form....

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    Giving some muscle.....

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    Taking off a few pounds and muscling out....

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    Form head too wide for skull....

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    Thinned and completely re-shaped head.....

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    And... finished (drying)......

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  17. Cole

    Cole Amateur Taxidermist

    Altered from 19 1/2" x 31" to 18" x 28" Also reworked the terrible symmetry on the head.
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    Clay work.
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    Skin prepped and ready for bondo ears.
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    Mounted. Will work the feet tomorrow when they aren't so wet.
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  18. Nice,
    Cole, do you use cast noses on all your cats
     
  19. Cole

    Cole Amateur Taxidermist

    Not necessarily, I do them both ways.
     
  20. nice work cole
    greetings from the Netherlands
    Henk