Carter Animal Artwww.ArtPal.com/cartertaxidermy
Rick Carter, owner of Carter Taxidermy, is a two-time North American Whitetail Champion Taxidermist, and two-time Joe Bruchac Award Winner. He is the acclaimed sculptor of the EDGE line of whitetail deer mannikins, and has won the National Taxidermists Association's "Taxidermist of the Year" honors an unprecedented three times. He has taught taxidermy seminars and judged taxidermy competitions all over the country, at all levels - from State Shows to the World Taxidermy Championship. His work has been published on the covers of numerous taxidermy publications. He was the featured author of the recurring "Back to Basics" series for Breakthrough Magazine for over 10 years. Rick has spent immeasurable hours studying the anatomical features, skeletal and muscular structures of live deer and has used this knowledge, along with his natural artistic abilities, to create some of the most unforgettable taxidermy art ever to enter the competition arena.