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Lifesize Mammals 9-1-19

Discussion in 'Lifesize Mammals' started by Micah Howards, Sep 1, 2019.

  1. Micah Howards

    Micah Howards Active Member

    Lets see what everyone has got this month!!! post whatever, would love to see it!!
  2. Micah Howards

    Micah Howards Active Member

    Its not a full lifesize but I think it would fit best in this category. it was my first rug. 20190901_175317.jpg

  3. NMJagdHunter

    NMJagdHunter Ted Wenner

    Just shop pics, Vancouver bear sent out 20190826_003257.jpg
  4. paul mullins

    paul mullins New Member

  5. Amy

    Amy Mammal artist

    Bat eared fox

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  6. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    BF1505B1-4C2F-4619-BD38-BD039C159441.jpeg 58375699-7447-4E89-AEAD-7497F44CF8DF.jpeg Here’s a bobcat rug I did couple months ago
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  7. woakley144

    woakley144 Active Member

    Here's a couple I finished last week. batesewm1.1.jpg davis ewm 1.jpg davis wm2.1.jpg
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  8. Not from this week but a few weeks back, had to share this big beautiful brown bear I had the pleasure of mounting all by myself! So much sewing!

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  9. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    Nicely done , repost after the habitat has been done , love to see the completed mount . Thanks
  10. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    Very nice Rick
  11. dale65

    dale65 Active Member

    Don't get many of these but are fun to mount and not really the easiest to do either 20190819_202320.jpg
  12. Museum Man

    Museum Man Well-Known Member

    great job on the squirrel. love the pose
  13. dale65

    dale65 Active Member

    Thanks A lot Museum man
  14. LordRusty

    LordRusty If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

    North American River Otter. The only Otter taken in Greene County, Ohio. CITES Tag # OHR0000001! They're not brought in very often, and this was from a returning client, a good client, in fact.
    Here are the videos I made of how this mount was created ...

    I took the Otter outdoors for a set of photos ...
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    These are some of the finished mount photos, on his base ...
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    The bare block seen at the bottom, is where the wooden shield will attach for hanging on a wall ...
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    Otters always look ... 'HAPPY!'
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    This neat little Bluegill baitfish, is from Don Frank, and sold through WASCO/McKenzie, is a perfect fit for the small base used here.
    The cattails bunch are from WASCO/McKenzie/Jonas/Vandyke's, and are a great little splash of color on an otherwise brown mount and groundwork.
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    Just one of several photos I took of myself with the Otter.

    The completely completed mount ... with felted bottom, and upright wood panel attached to the back. Ready to hang on the wall!
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    Yes, the scars on the top of his face and head are still there, but they're natural, and part of his life story.
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2019
  15. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    Well done
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  16. Micah Howards

    Micah Howards Active Member

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  17. ice

    ice Active Member

    Just finished up this arctic. Wall mount, pouncing. Fox1 taxinet.jpg Fox2 taxinet.jpg
  18. yote and quail.jpg Coyote with a dead quail I finished last week.
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  19. Audra

    Audra Active Member

    I didn't mount the quail. A friend did that for me. 20190913_180407.jpg