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The Month in Fish Pictures" ~Year 5~ July 2011 !!!!!!!! Happy 4th!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Fish Taxidermy' started by Rick Krane, Jul 2, 2011.

  1. srholmes30

    srholmes30 Living each and every day

    UFD Awesome work,Welcome Krusher167 nice fish
  2. Harum

    Harum Active Member

    Beautiful Dave! An excellent example of fish anatomy under hydro dynamic pressure. By the way, on the day I added the blood to my fish, I couldn't find my cajohnies ;D

    One thing Dave didn't mention about his larger King is that he brought that replica to the 2011 Idaho show and took best in category, the Starfish award and peoples choice best fish. That was with a fish he mounted and molded 15 + years ago! :eek:


  3. Joey Arender

    Joey Arender big mouth alert

    Pete and Dave all at once DANG! Nice work
  4. Some extremely nice work going on here.
    Here is a 28" walleye skin mount for a friend. With a carved body. Now if he would just come and pay for it.

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  5. slater56

    slater56 Member

    Mr. Campbell your work is phenomenal !!
  6. krusher167

    krusher167 New Member

    thats a beautiful walleye...
  7. jt

    jt Member

    I finally finished the Small Mouth that I started at Rick's. I learned a whole lot while I was there, but not enough, so I'm going back this coming October for more. This is my first post on this thread but, hopefully, not my last. I would like to thank Rick for starting a fire inside to start doing fish taxidermy....something I tried doing before but was never really good at. He gave me the confidence that, maybe someday, I might just be good at it if I keep the "perfect practice" and "flow" thoughts in my head.

  8. Sikk

    Sikk Member

    You guys make me jealous, Dave: unbelievable, JeffC very nice, and love the attachment point. everyone else you continue to inspire me to try harder. Here's a skin mount of a 14 inch Ringed Perch from the Mississippi River here in NW Illinois. I still struggle with the paint scheme on these little guys. paul

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  9. Debbie N

    Debbie N New Member

    Killer work everyone
    Jeff C OMG! Now that is a seriously sweet Smallmouth bass
  10. 7-Point

    7-Point Active Member

    Beautiful smallie Jeff C!

    Very nice perch Sikk!
  11. srholmes30

    srholmes30 Living each and every day

    JeffC great work,as well Sikk
  12. bnoody

    bnoody Member

    Excellent work everyone

    Jeff, love the bass

    Dave you always set the bar very high with your work, that salmon is breath taking.
  13. jt

    jt Member

    Thanks everyone. Maybe someday I'll be as good as you guys.
  14. DanB

    DanB New Member

    Here's a few I will put on my website shortly. A couple of them shows the fish without a gloss coat.

  15. Cole

    Cole Amateur Taxidermist

  16. B Jones

    B Jones Memeber of - NTA,UTA,AIT.Proud Member of NZTA.

    Damnnnnn is right, DanB your work amazes me.
  17. 7-Point

    7-Point Active Member

    x3! DanB, your work is unbelievable. Great work! I absolutely love the smallmouth, its perfect.
  18. akairman

    akairman New Member

    i'm a fan of that redfish, looks amazing man
  19. hambone

    hambone Well-Known Member

    Daniel those fish are as good as they get great work.
  20. DanB

    DanB New Member

    Well I'm in for lunch. Thanks for the compliments on the fish but they ain't all "that" guys. I think they kinda suck sometimes.....seriously.