Wizzer & Whitehead on Tour - Summer 2016

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 With Summer on its way, we are getting ready for a jam-packed season of shows! Come and visit us at all of the following events: Royal Windsor Horse Show: 11th-15th May Royal Cornwall Show: 9th-11th June Royal Welsh Show: 18th-21st July The Gamefair at Ragley Hall: 29th-31st July Countryfile Live: 4th-7th August To keep up with all the latest news from Wizzer & Whitehead, make sure you're following us on Facebook and Twitter!

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Stand out at the Cheltenham Festival - Lady in red

The hide I’ve chosen is a Russian silver fox dyed red. Its luxurious soft fur feels like heaven against the skin and it’s also really light, which is so important if you’re going to be wearing this all day at the races! The eyes are sewn into place, then the head is stitched and stuffed to give it shape. The huff is then placed on a dummy head, and the fox head is pinned into place on the rest of the hide. When I’m happy with the look, I then hand-stitch this into place. The final touch is to secure...

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Our latest commission

I was delighted to be commissioned to make a very special piece for a customer. This bespoke taxidermy tweed deer head has been created with a specific colour scheme in mind. I wanted to share the handmade process in which I go through in my Gloucestershire interiors studio.   1. Having attach most of the tweed we then need to attach antlers by first drilling into the head form.  2. The antlers are then drilled and a bolt is inserted. 3. Both are held in place by mixing an epoxy resin together, this takes about 12 hrs to harden so we have set up...

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Back to the Studio

Countryside Fallow Deer interiors tweed Tweed Taxidermy Heads

After a successful October meeting at Cheltenham Races, it's now back to our Gloucestershire interiors studio to continue with the commissions, first being a fallow deer. This commission is very special as the client has sent two tweed samples that she wanted me to incorporate, one is from her wedding! 1. To start I have to choose which materials will work together. 2. Once I've sorted through the different fabrics matching those that tone and complement best together, it's then a case of working out which pieces are to be positioned where. As you can see, we had our resident Wizzer & Whitehead...

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CLA Game Fair 2015

Countryside Game interiors Show tweed Tweed Taxidermy Heads

As you know, we had our very own Wizzer & Whitehead stand at the CLA Game Fair at Harewood House this year. We had a fabulous time and wanted to share a few snaps we took at the show.   

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