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#6154985 - 01/25/16 10:40 PM Bird Taxidermy Training
Kimber1911 Offline
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Registered: 03/06/11
Posts: 2744
Loc: Hill Country
Does anybody offer training on how to mount birds?

I would love to learn how to mount birds it's something that I always had interest in learning.

I do not want to learn to open up my own business. Just simply mounting birds for myself and a couple of friends.

Thanks in advance

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#6155024 - 01/26/16 12:05 AM Re: Bird Taxidermy Training [Re: Kimber1911]
victor454 Offline
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Registered: 10/13/13
Posts: 148
Loc: Aledo
I did bird mounting about 40 years ago. Lessons came in the mail about once a month. Don't remember the name of the school. Pretty easy though.

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#6155725 - 01/26/16 12:28 PM Re: Bird Taxidermy Training [Re: Kimber1911]
hunttexas2kansas Offline
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Registered: 10/05/13
Posts: 249
Matt smith. Blue ribbon birds. Look him up

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#6177960 - 02/10/16 04:00 PM Re: Bird Taxidermy Training [Re: Kimber1911]
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Registered: 08/19/14
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#6187513 - 02/17/16 12:31 PM Re: Bird Taxidermy Training [Re: Kimber1911]
BDB Offline
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Registered: 01/30/14
Posts: 570
Loc: Mesquite
offer to help out a local bird taxidermist in your spare time. When I thought my home improvement business was about to go under( its fine today, and that was late 90's) I got into taxidermy. I met the late Carlos Adams at the state convention and he lived near me. I offered up my time for his expert training. Was going good until his untimely death. Although I no longer mess with taxidermy today what I did learn from him was great. I would assume you will be skinning lots of birds at first like I did. Then prepping the skin/feathers/hide. Then mounting...then finish work. I was in the mounting stage when Carlos died.

Just make it clear you will not be competing for business from him/her. And you will send as much business there way as you can.

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#6213522 - 03/07/16 07:08 PM Re: Bird Taxidermy Training [Re: Kimber1911]
spudmonkey Offline
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Registered: 01/26/08
Posts: 821
Loc: McKinney, Texas
If anyone can get in touch with Matt Smith please let him know I still want my two mounts. He has not responded to any texts, emails, or calls so if anyone can reach him it would be appreciated.

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