One to One Taxidermy Tuition
From the absolute beginner or those with some experience wanting to improve their quality of work or to get over any problem areas. All training is structured to suit your individual needs and each participant will receive one to one training from me, Dave Hornbrook (one of only 21 Recognised Qualified Taxidermists in the U.K.)
Training Available
Small/Medium Birds
Small/Medium Mammals
Trophy Mounting, Fox, Deer, etc.
All basic aspects of taxidermy are covered, all questions answered, Taxidermy and the law, Skinning, Degreasing, Washing, Tanning, Drying, Producing a Mannequin by both traditional and modern techniques, Anatomy, Assembly, Finishing, Glass case making, Habitat, Information on taxidermy suppliers. All materials provided on small/medium bird/mammal courses. All you need is an appropriate specimen (or one can be provided).
Accommodation can be arranged (only 3 minutes walk away)
Courses run throughout the year - Monday to Friday at mutually agreed dates. Click here for course images.
Prices £140 per day including tea/coffee & lunch
Please phone (01287 630 940) or e-mail if you have any questions or special requirements regarding the courses.