Oddities Flea Market
Dec
4
11:00 AM11:00

Oddities Flea Market

Three floors of strange and unusual vendors both Saturday and Sunday,  and October 1st, 12-5pm at Brooklyn Bazaar in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Admission at the door is $5. The Greenpoint Ave G train is located directly across the street from the venue. You will find a wonderful assemblage of vendors bringing you all sorts of peculiar items. Feast your eyes (and your wallets) on natural history objects, medical history ephemera, anatomical curiosities, osteological specimen, taxidermy, jewelry, one of a kind art, flair, and more. This market will feature:
Ryan Matthew Cohn
Mike Zohn
Evan Michelson
Meagan Meli Illustration
Amber Maykut
(and many more to be announced weekly...)

For more info visit:

https://www.facebook.com/events/316466358757058/

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Butterfly Pinning Class
Dec
29
6:30 PM18:30

Butterfly Pinning Class

In this class, students will learn to pin a variety of butterflies. All specimens and materials are included in the class cost. Five butterflies, a spreading board, entomology pins, pinning tape, and a shadowbox frame are included for each student to work on and take home with them. Butterflies species will vary due to availability. The class cost is $125. No refunds can be given for missed classes or no-shows. 

Please note: No prior experience is required. No harsh or dangerous chemicals will be used and all animals are disease-free and deceased. No specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy or entomology. Feel free to email us via the contact page with any questions.

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Mouse/Small Rat Taxidermy Class
Dec
31
7:00 AM07:00

Mouse/Small Rat Taxidermy Class

In this beginner's class in mouse taxidermy, students will learn to the taxidermy processes of skinning and mounting either a large mouse or small rat (specimen, size, and color depending on availability). All specimens are ethically sourced and each participant will receive a mouse to work on and complete. Class includes the lesson, specimen, and all supplies, including a complete hand-cast polyurethane foam mannequin form handmade by the instructor prior to class. Students will be able to pose the arms and legs of their mouse to their liking. Students are encouraged to bring miniature props to decorate and a select amount of props will also be provided free of charge by the instructor. Class cost is $150. No refunds can be given to students who miss or cancel a class.

Please note: no prior taxidermy experience is required. No harsh or dangerous chemicals will be used and all animals are disease-free and deceased. No specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. Any questions feel free to email us via the contact page. 

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Chipmunk Taxidermy Class
Dec
31
2:00 PM14:00

Chipmunk Taxidermy Class

Please join us for a workshop dedicated to chipmunk taxidermy. Students will learn hands-on the basic taxidermy skinning and mounting processes. All materials - including an ethically sourced specimen, professional taxidermy mannequin form, and glass eyes - will be provided for each student. Each class member will leave with their own finished taxidermy chipmunk. Class cost is $180. No refunds can be given for missed classes or no-shows.

Please note: No former taxidermy experience is required. No harsh or dangerous chemicals are used. Everyone will be provided with gloves. All animals are disease free and were already deceased, no specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. For questions, email us through the contact page. 

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Squirrel Taxidermy Class
Jan
2
1:23 AM01:23

Squirrel Taxidermy Class

We invite you to join us for a squirrel taxidermy class! In this beginner's class, students will learn the basic skinning and mounting processes involved in creating a taxidermy squirrel. Class includes the lesson, squirrel specimen, and all supplies including a professional quality squirrel mannequin form, glass eyes, etc. Each class member will leave with their own finished taxidermy squirrel mount. Class cost is $220. No refunds can be given if you miss or cancel a class. 

Please note: No experience necessary. No harsh or dangerous chemicals are used. Everyone will be provided with gloves. All animals are disease free and were already deceased, no specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. 

 

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Raccoon Shoulder Mount Class
Jan
2
12:00 PM12:00

Raccoon Shoulder Mount Class

We invite you to join taxidermist Amber Maykut for a beginners class in raccoon taxidermy. All materials, including an ethically sourced, skinned and tanned raccoon, professional quality raccoon taxidermy form or mannequin, glass eyes, etc., will be provided for each student to learn the taxidermy mounting process. Each class member will leave class with their own taxidermy raccoon shoulder mount on a wood plaque, ready to hang on the wall. Class cost is $300. No refunds can be given for missed classes or no-shows. 


Please note: No former taxidermy experience is required. No harsh or dangerous chemicals are used. Everyone will be provided with gloves. All animals are disease free and were already deceased, no specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. 

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Fox Shoulder Mount Class
Jan
2
1:00 PM13:00

Fox Shoulder Mount Class

We invite you to join taxidermist Amber Maykut for a beginners class in fox taxidermy. All materials, including an ethically sourced, skinned and tanned fox, professional quality fox mannequin form, glass eyes, etc., will be provided for each student to learn the taxidermy mounting process. Each class member will leave class with their own taxidermy fox shoulder mount on a wood plaque, ready to hang on the wall. Class cost is $380. No refunds can be given to students who miss or cancel a class.

Please note: No experience is required, but it will benefit you very much to have taken a class with a smaller mammal. No harsh or dangerous chemicals are used. Everyone will be provided with gloves. All animals are disease free and were already deceased, no specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. 

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Squirrel Taxidermy Class
Aug
8
2:00 PM14:00

Squirrel Taxidermy Class

Join us for a beginner's class in squirrel taxidermy! Students will to gain hands-on experience in the skinning and mounting processes of taxidermy. Each class member will leave with their own finished taxidermy squirrel. Class cost includes the lesson, specimen, and all supplies. No refunds can be given for missed or canceled classes. No taxidermy experience necessary.

Please note: No harsh or dangerous chemicals are used. Everyone will be provided with gloves. All animals are disease free and were already deceased, no specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. 

 

 

 

 

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Private Class
Jul
22
1:00 PM13:00

Private Class

For an additional $50 per person, I schedule private lessons regularly for those who cannot make a class calendar date or those who want more attention. It is also possible to schedule group or private classes at your location of choice for an additional fee. Please use the contact page to schedule a private lesson.

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Private Class
Jul
4
6:00 PM18:00

Private Class

For an additional $50 per person, I schedule private lessons regularly for those who cannot make a class calendar date or those who want more attention. It is also possible to schedule group or private classes at your location of choice for an additional fee. Please use the contact page to schedule a private lesson.

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Squirrel Taxidermy Class
May
27
2:00 PM14:00

Squirrel Taxidermy Class

Join us for a class in squirrel taxidermy! Students will to learn hands-on the skinning and mounting processes of taxidermy. Each class member will leave with their own finished taxidermy squirrel. Class cost includes the lesson, specimen, and all supplies. No refunds can be given for missed or canceled classes. 

Please note: If you have no taxidermy experience, I recommend taking the mouse taxidermy class first. No harsh or dangerous chemicals are used. Everyone will be provided with gloves. All animals are disease free and were already deceased, no specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. 

 

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Squirrel Shoulder Mount Taxidermy Class in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (Mounting class, squirrel has been skinned for you.)
Mar
19
2:00 PM14:00

Squirrel Shoulder Mount Taxidermy Class in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (Mounting class, squirrel has been skinned for you.)

In this beginners class in squirrel taxidermy, all materials, including an ethically sourced, skinned and tanned squirrel, will be provided for each student to learn the taxidermy mounting process. Each class member will leave class with their own taxidermy squirrel mount on a wood plaque, ready to hang on the wall. Cost includes the lesson, specimen, and all supplies. No refunds can be given for missed or canceled classes. 

Please note: No former taxidermy experience is required. No harsh or dangerous chemicals are used. Everyone will be provided with gloves. All animals are disease free and were already deceased, no specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. 

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Squirrel Half Mount Taxidermy Class in Jersey City, NJ (Mounting class, squirrel has been skinned for you)
Mar
1
7:30 PM19:30

Squirrel Half Mount Taxidermy Class in Jersey City, NJ (Mounting class, squirrel has been skinned for you)

We invite you to join taxidermist Amber Maykut for a beginners class in squirrel taxidermy. All materials, including an ethically sourced, already skinned and tanned squirrel, will be provided for each student to learn the taxidermy mounting process. Each class member will leave class with their own taxidermy squirrel half mount on a wood plaque, ready to hang on the wall. Students are invited to bring any miniature items with which they might like to dress or decorate their squirrel; some props and miniature clothing may also be provided by the teacher for those interested. Class cost includes the lesson, specimen, and all supplies. No refunds can be given for missed or canceled classes. 

Please note: No former taxidermy experience is required. No harsh or dangerous chemicals are used. Everyone will be provided with gloves. All animals are disease free and were already deceased, no specimens are killed for the sake of taxidermy. 

Visit the Kanibal & Co. website to sign up online and get more info. 

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Death's Head Moth Pinning Class
Feb
12
2:00 PM14:00

Death's Head Moth Pinning Class

In this class, students will learn to pin a Death's Head Moth. Yes, like the moth from Silence of the Lambs! One death's head moth, a pinning board, entomology pins, pinning tape, and a glass dome with habitat are included for each student to work on and take home with them. Class cost includes the lesson, specimen, and all supplies. No refunds can be given for missed or canceled classes. 

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Punk Metal Flea Market
Oct
16
to Oct 17

Punk Metal Flea Market

Williamsburg, Brooklyn flea market with vinyl, taxidermy, jewelry, art, clothing, cult VHS tapes and more. DJ sets by Alex Perdition, Eric Davidson (New Bomb Turks), Jimmy Gestapo (Murphy's Law), Loki, Michael Stewart and Paul Bearer (Sheer Terror)! Free Admission, restuarant and bar open, and all-ages permitted. 

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