We take the utmost pride in creating works of art for our customers...quality trophies that they will be proud to display for a lifetime.
We use only the highest quality materials and preservation techniques to create a superior finished product. Each piece is created to replicate the original living animal as closely as possible. Great attention is given to the smallest details to ultimately create an extraordinary sense of realism. Each piece is created as an executive quality mount. Our studio is operated as a professional business. We limit our workload so that our projects are completed in a timely manner.
Carter Taxidermy - Rick & Nickie Carter (706) 247-3681
Nickie Carter has been a flat artist since youth and holds a Master's degree in Business Administration. Her attention
to detail and artistic accuracy are obvious in every aspect of her work.
Rick Carter, is a two-time North American Whitetail Champion, and two-time Joe Bruchac Award Winner. He is the acclaimed sculptor
of the EDGE line of whitetail 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 deer mounts ever to enter the competition
Rick and Nickie were featured as the taxidermy experts on the prime time Discovery Channel series, "Auction Kings"