They are small, which alleviates the heavy lifting required with large mammal
taxidermy; they are as beautiful as any creature on earth; and if the proper steps
are taken you can begin to master the art of waterfowl taxidermy in only a few ...
This was a freak occurrence, but the hunter should be aware of his surroundings
at all times. ... Simple rules for bringing home a prime candidate for a taxidermy
project include limiting feather loss, keeping the plumage free of any fluids ...
Drawing on generations of experience, author Todd Triplett covers all aspects of the art of taxidermy. From proper field care and tanning to crafting life-size mounts, this book will help any individual.
The uncanniness of all taxidermy—that disquieting liveliness within death—is
necessarily heightened with dogs and other ... a scene of anthropomorphic
taxidermy loaned from the Torrington Gopher Hole Museum (depicted a gopher
at a train ...
This is the first volume to consider taxidermy as an art form, and it balances showcasing classic work (such as pieces by Walter Potter) alongside innovative and modern contemporary pieces by various practitioners, from traditional ...
Culturally speaking, taxidermy is a complex artistic configuration, and it
possesses several identities within the context of social life. As a technical
process, taxidermy involves elements of both science and art. As a social identity,
it may be