Author archive for Krysten Newby

  • Nov062018
    Taxidermy Magpies

    ‘Two For Joy’ Taxidermy Magpies

    Two For Joy Here’s my latest commissioned project, a pair of lovely magpies! A lot of people are superstitious about…

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  • Oct042018
    Taxidermy Mute Swan

    Taxidermy Swan in Progress

    Taxidermy Mute Swan I actually skinned this swan a long while back after she unfortunately fell victim to a fox…

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  • Aug262018
    Vermont Holiday

    Holiday Leave – DELAYED ORDER NOTICE

    I’ll be away from 26 August – 10 September 2018. All orders placed in this time will be resumed on…

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  • Aug252018
    Taxidermy Red Squirrel

    Taxidermy Red Squirrel

    Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) Taxidermy Commission I’ve never worked with a Red Squirrel before, only our invasive Grey’s, so this…

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  • Aug212018
    Small Bird Taxidermy

    Taxidermy Goldcrest – The smallest bird!

    The Goldcrest (Regulus regulus) One of the taxidermist’s greatest challenges. Here are the results of the gorgeous little Goldcrest I…

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  • Jun182018
    Taxidermy Goldcrest Small Bird

    The Biggest Smallest Challenge! – Taxidermy Goldcrest

    The Goldcrest (Regulus regulus), along with the Firecrest (Regulus ignicapillus) is the UK’s smallest bird, weighing just 5.5 grams –…

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  • Jun112018
    Melanistic Black Pheasant Taxidermy

    Work update!

    Work & life update! I’ve recently been going through a bit of a tough time, so have unfortunately had to…

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  • Apr302018
    White Hen Pheasant Taxidermy

    White Pheasant Commission

    Leucisitic Hen Pheasant Commission Here’s another project I am working on at the moment, a leucistic hen pheasant. White birds…

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  • Apr192018
    Image of taxidermy green woodpecker on wooda

    Taxidermy Green Woodpecker (Juvenile)

    Taxidermy Green Woodpecker Commission Here’s the latest commission all finished up – a lovely little Juvenile Green Woodpecker (Picus viridis) who…

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  • Apr102018
    Photo of a needle felted wader chick

    Wader Chicks! Latest needle felted ‘Faux Taxidermy’

    Needle Felted Faux Taxidermy Chick I’ve recently continued my needle felting adventure in making some super adorable wader chicks! Check…

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  • Mar262018
    Taxidermy Muntjac

    Taxidermy Muntjac Shoulder Mount Commission

    Taxidermy Muntjac Shoulder Mount This was my first ever shoulder mount commission! A lovely Muntjac Buck. He was a challenge…

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  • Mar032018

    IMPORTANT INFO – I’m away!

    Short Break I’ll be on a little break from 04-12 March to recharge my batteries! I’m going to a national…

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  • Mar022018
    vegan taxidermist

    Can you be a Vegan taxidermist?

    The vegan taxidermist – is it possible? It may surprise you to  know that I support the vegan philosophy and…

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  • Feb232018
    Taxidermy Muntjac Shoulder Mount

    Taxidermy Muntjac Shoulder Mount

    Taxidermy Muntjac Buck Here’s something I am have been working on lately – my first Muntjac buck. I’ve really enjoyed…

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  • Feb072018
    Taxidermy Peacock

    Taxidermy Peacock V.2

    Taxidermy Peacock – Second Edition! I have recently began work on another gorgeous taxidermy Peacock! It is unclear exactly what…

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  • Jan242018
    Taxidermy Eurasian Badger

    Taxidermy Badger Commission

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  • Dec122017
    Taxidermy Christmas

    Guaranteed Christmas Delivery Dates

    With the big day hurtling towards us, there’s some important information you need to know! For guaranteed delivery before Christmas,…

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  • Dec102017
    Taxidermy Owls

    Taxidermy Barn Owl in Flight

    Taxidermy Barn Owl Commission Sorry for lack of blog posts recently – following on from the last, my health has…

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  • Nov192017

    Chronic illness diaries

    As some of you may know if you’ve read my ‘about me’ page, I briefly mention my life altering chronic…

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  • Nov112017

    Taxidermy Wren on Toadstool – project complete!

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