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DIY Taxidermy E-Book - A Do-It-Yourself Instructional Guide to Small Mammal (Squirrel, Mouse, Rabbit, Rat, etc.) Taxidermy

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Learn how to prepare any small mammal for taxidermy! In this full-color guide, you will be taught how to prepare, skin, clean, mount, groom, and finish small mammal taxidermy mounts. The possibilities are endless.

This guide contains over 40 pages with over 80 images and step-by-step, easy instructions for taxidermy enthusiasts of all skill levels - even people who have never tried it before. A list of supplies is included so you'll be able to get started with no problem.

The guide shows you how to mount a small mammal to a plaque, but the skills you learn apply to full-body (called "lifesize" in the taxidermy industry) mounts as well. Just cut down the back instead of around the belly.

The DIY Taxidermy E-Book was written by professional taxidermy educator Mickey Alice Kwapis. She is a museum volunteer and teaches taxidermy courses at Harvard University, the Houston Museum of Natural Science, the University of Washington, and other fine institutions. The photographs in the book were taken by Joe Dertien, a botanist, biology professor, and all-around fun guy.

Note that this is simply a guide on the taxidermy process. We can offer no legal advice except to say that it is your responsibility to make sure the animals you are using are legal in your area. Please do not kill animals just for the purposes of taxidermy.

Your download will be a .pdf of the e-book which you should save to your computer, after which you can then transfer to any device for easy viewing.

A quick note on those wanting to learn taxidermy with their friends: please, do not share these files with anyone - we worked very hard on this e-book and proceeds help develop the next one. Each person who wants to use this guide book should purchase their own copy. Support independent artists and don't steal our work. Piracy isn't cool and we appreciate each purchase of this book so much! Thanks - Mickey & Joe xoxo

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Wholesale is also available on all of my jewelry. I am not a part of the Etsy Wholesale program due to high membership fees for buyers and sellers, but instead, you can order directly from me. If you are interested in becoming a stockist, I have a line sheet available. You can request a copy by emailing hello [!at] mickeyalicekwapis.com. Thank you!
Learn how to prepare any small mammal for taxidermy! In this full-color guide, you will be taught how to prepare, skin, clean, mount, groom, and finish small mammal taxidermy mounts. The possibilities are endless.

This guide contains over 40 pages with over 80 images and step-by-step, easy instructions for taxidermy enthusiasts of all skill levels - even people who have never tried it before. A list of supplies is included so you'll be able to get started with no problem.

The guide shows you how to mount a small mammal to a plaque, but the skills you learn apply to full-body (called "lifesize" in the taxidermy industry) mounts as well. Just cut down the back instead of around the belly.

The DIY Taxidermy E-Book was written by professional taxidermy educator Mickey Alice Kwapis. She is a museum volunteer and teaches taxidermy courses at Harvard University, the Houston Museum of Natural Science, the University of Washington, and other fine institutions. The photographs in the book were taken by Joe Dertien, a botanist, biology professor, and all-around fun guy.

Note that this is simply a guide on the taxidermy process. We can offer no legal advice except to say that it is your responsibility to make sure the animals you are using are legal in your area. Please do not kill animals just for the purposes of taxidermy.

Your download will be a .pdf of the e-book which you should save to your computer, after which you can then transfer to any device for easy viewing.

A quick note on those wanting to learn taxidermy with their friends: please, do not share these files with anyone - we worked very hard on this e-book and proceeds help develop the next one. Each person who wants to use this guide book should purchase their own copy. Support independent artists and don't steal our work. Piracy isn't cool and we appreciate each purchase of this book so much! Thanks - Mickey & Joe xoxo

Please favorite my shop to get updates when I add new items: www.etsy.com/shop/mickeyalicekwapis

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Wholesale is also available on all of my jewelry. I am not a part of the Etsy Wholesale program due to high membership fees for buyers and sellers, but instead, you can order directly from me. If you are interested in becoming a stockist, I have a line sheet available. You can request a copy by emailing hello [!at] mickeyalicekwapis.com. Thank you!

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