Taxidermy Art: A Rogue's Guide to the Work, the Culture, and How to Do It Yourself
By Robert Marbury
Taxidermy has gone rogue. Whether it's a winged monkey or a two-headed chick, a bionic fawn or a jewel-encrusted piglet, taxidermy art is like nothing you've seen before. This captivating survey features nearly 100 stunning pieces from the most in-demand artists working in the medium, as well as a brief history of taxidermy (and what sets this work apart). Rounding out this definitive guide are illustrated workshops to get you started on your own piece, whether you like to mount a pigeon or preserve an octopus.