Looking to ease in to the art of taxidermy along with major cute-factor? Our brand new taxidermy mouse class is jammed packed full of "aww" and led by our master taxidermist. Small mammals are often the best specimens for learning with, and being instructed by a master with decades of experience doesn't hurt either. In this comprehensive one day class, You'll learn techniques from skinning to sculpting forms and adding the oh so important finishing touches. By the end of the day, you will have a tiny taxidermy friend sure to bring the warm fuzzy feelings to just about anyone.
The instructor, Mr. Vassallo has over thirty-five years experience as a professional taxidermist and teacher. He has traveled Continental North America, Alaska, Hawaii, Mexico, Europe and Africa studying, collecting and preserving wildlife.
Pre-registration required as materials must be prepared for each student and space is VERY limited. Please arrive promptly at the start time. Students are encouraged to bring lunch/snacks. Cancellations must be made at least 72 hours prior to the date of the class. Cancellations will then be converted to credit that can either be used toward merchandise in the store or to enroll in another workshop. Cancellations made less than 72 hours prior to a class or failure to show up to a class will result in no refund or transfer. Class takes place at 870 Valencia St, San Francisco.