Drop off or Shipping
Can receive specimens in person or via FedEx 2 day shipping. You will need to provide all information including hunting license numbers, permit or tag numbers etc. Shipping to the client is additional. A 50% deposit will be collected on drop off or shipping.
Grouse (ruffed, sharptail, prairie chicken etc.) basic $325.00
Grouse with extras (eye crests, artificial neck sacs) will be additional cost.
Ducks (all poses) $350.00
White Geese and Cacklers $375.00
Canada Geese and Large Geese $400.00
Crane (flying or standing) $550.00
Turkey (flying, standing, gobbling, strutting) $950.00
NOTE: Habitat or bases are additional, most mounts come with piece of driftwood. Shipping of finished work starts at $100 for custom crate and shipping fee.
I do accept properly permitted (Federal/USFWS and State) non-game birds:
Examples of Cost:
Great Grey and Great Horned Owls, Large Raptors: $350.00
Barred and Medium Owls, Raptors: $325.00
Saw Whet and other small owls/raptors: $300.00
Most birds depend on size and difficulty to mount, contact for quote.
2022 Offering Shoulder Mounts!
Shoulder mounts for deer starting at $750.00
Call in advance of out of state hunting trip to discuss caping methods and legal transport laws. Antlered game are subject to movement restrictions that require brain etc. are removed prior to bringing the skull in state. Skulls that don't meet state transport laws will not be allowed in shop until they are in compliance.
If local, skinning and caping can be done in shop. Note that different units in Minnesota have different transport restrictions due to CWD.
2021 Advanced Instruction on Game Birds, Waterfowl and Turkeys with Artistic School of Taxidermy
2022 Shoulder Mount Training with Artistic School of Taxidermy
Registered State of Minnesota Vendor!
Current turn around time is 6-8 months.