Posts Tagged ‘taxidermy’

No Kill Taxidermy Trophies

Love the look of taxidermy, but don’t want to hurt a living animal? Faux taxidermy is your answer! Get the chic look without making the kill. Here’s how. artsycandice made this classy fox head out of plaster using an interesting technique. A nice strand of pearls sets off the beautiful face. Aw, a little squirrel. […]

Sweater deer

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… I absolutely adore this piece by artist Rachel Denny Her placement of just the right sweaters with just the right design elements on just the right forms is stunning. I love the her juxtaposition of natural forms and man-made materials and designs! You can see more of her work […]

Not for the squeamish ones. You asked for a warning, there it is.

Squeamish or not. These is something terribly wrong with this. The *art* of taxidermy really knows no bounds, does it? I don’t know, but I don’t think the crystal encrusted effects really anything to diminishing the horror. *shudder* {source} Sam and Karen hail from none other than, where they prove on an almost daily […]

Not a Creature Was Stirring, Not Even These Mice

This? This is the ultimate Craftastrophe. At first glance, they look like some pretty innocent, though heavy-looking earrings. Upon closer inspection though, I find offense with the red beady eyes, the oddly coloured ears and the thought of those tails tickling my shoulders a la Squirrel Feet Earrings makes my back teeth hurt.

Tute Tuesday: Faux Taxidermy Rug

This week on Tute Tuesday we have one of my favorite projects ever, the fake taxidermy rug. This amazing project is original, hilarious, and incredibly well-crafted. You can make your own animal-friendly beast rug for yourself – Hemi*Housewife will show you how it was done. If you are looking for a unique project to brighten […]