how to clean deer antlers - antlers on skull plate - clean skull cap of deer

Typically, when someone wants to know how to clean deer antlers, they are actually wanting to learn how to clean and preserve the skull cap that the antlers are attached to. Or, you might actually have an old, dirty set of deer antlers that need cleaning. In this article, we’ll describe how to clean deer antlers in both of these scenarios. (more…)

antler paper towel holder by Mountain MIke's

An antler paper towel holder brings a traditional, outdoor feel to any kitchen, bath, or workshop, and will express your passion for hunting to visitors you welcome into your home. Antler home decor like this is a popular way of representing your outdoor passion. Mountain Mike’s Reproductions makes it easy to decorate your house or cabin with its full line of durable, realistic, replica antler decorations for the home. (more…)

faux antler cross - replica antler cross by Mountain Mikes
faux antler cross - replica antler cross by Mountain Mikes
The Holy Shed replica antler cross is an expression of both your Faith and your love of the outdoors. Buy one now.

Are you looking for an antler cross to express both your Christian faith and love for the outdoors? Maybe you’re looking for great gifts for hunters under $50 (for Father’s Day or Christmas) and a chance to spread the Gospel of Christ? Mountain Mike’s Reproductions offers the Holy Shed, a beautiful, faux antler, shaped like a cross. (more…)

antler jewelry holder by Mountain Mike's Reproductions how to mount deer antlers - finished deer antler mount

Learning how to mount deer antlers ought to be part of every deer hunter’s skill set. Although there are many ways to do it, mounting deer antlers is pretty easy, but best of all it’s very rewarding and fun! This article is going to walk you through the overall process of how to mount antlers from a deer so that regardless of which method, style, or kit you use, you’ll be ready to create a great looking antler mount! (more…)

taxidermy skull mounts by Mountain Mike's Reproductions

Have you ever wished you could have the skull back from that big buck you shot way back when? Maybe the antlers got cut off before you thought of making your own taxidermy skull mount. Maybe state laws because of CWD prevent you from taking your deer’s skull across state lines and home with you? Or, maybe you have a great set of shed antlers that would look awesome on a skull! Fear not, Mountain Mike’s has a couple great options for using your own cut-off or shed antlers on realistic, replica deer skulls to make your own taxidermy skull mounts! (more…)

antler mounting kit for deer antlers - Plaque Master by Mountain Mike's

There are a variety of great deer antler mount kits on the market today. If you’ve ever wanted to mount your own deer antlers, one of these antler kits is a great way to go. Regardless of your choice of antler mounting kit, there are some basic steps to follow to ensure a great looking mount on the wall for years to come. In this article, we’re going to review the important steps involved in creating a great looking deer antler mount. (more…)

antler mounting kit for deer

Deer Antler mounting kits seem to have been a forgotten art until recent years. For the past 30 years, all that was commercially available were the old-fashioned, laminated particle board plaques with red or green velvet covered styrofoam antler covers. While those have a special place in my heart, it’s nice to have a little variety in the trophy room, right? Thanks to Mountain Mike’s Reproductions, there are a variety of easy, affordable, great looking options in deer antler mounting kits for the do it yourselfer. We’ll explore some great options in this article. (more…)

american flag deer skull hydro dipped

Looking for a dipped euro skull to mount your antlers on? Maybe you’re wanting to hydro dip your own deer skull? Want to understand more about how to hydro dip a deer skull? Here’s some info about film dipping skulls (some call it camo dipping) and dipped film skull products that are available out there for the do it yourselfer. (more…)

euro elk mount - elk mount kit

Making your own elk skull mount, or, euro mount, can be a fun rewarding project! There are several ways to accomplish this, each with their own pros and cons. In this article, we’re going to explore four methods of creating an elk skull mount yourself (DIY): (more…)