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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #15 on: September 10, 2018, 11:33:31 PM »
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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #16 on: September 11, 2018, 12:42:18 AM »
Looks fantastic :tup:
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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #17 on: September 13, 2018, 05:03:47 PM »
Beautiful buck, beautiful mount. Well done, looks good!

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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #18 on: September 13, 2018, 07:06:17 PM »
Nice buck looks great

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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #19 on: September 13, 2018, 07:30:07 PM »
Looks awesome, man. Solid work there.
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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #20 on: September 14, 2018, 07:19:33 AM »
Great buck and great unique mount.  :tup:
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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #21 on: September 14, 2018, 09:26:17 AM »
Thanks guys. I'm getting ready to do a larger version for my elk from last year. I'm trying to decide if I do one that is basically 3x the width of the skull like I did with the deer, or do I go larger and frame the antlers in as well? This is not a great photo, but something similar in size to what is hanging above the fireplace. I'd do it barnwood though, or some version of that.
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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #22 on: September 14, 2018, 11:28:13 AM »
I like the 3x scale you did with your deer.  The antlers really pop.  The larger frame would still look cool but might not showcase the skull as well.   :dunno:
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Re: Finally on the wall
« Reply #23 on: September 14, 2018, 09:14:34 PM »
That's what I was leaning towards. I'll update when I have that one done too.
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