Kermit

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"I take a piece of the world and tell a story with it," says Kermit Cartwright of Chattanooga, Tennessee. "Each mount is different, and each has a different story. If I can see an animal in its natural habitat, I can establish in my mind exactly what the bird is like and the details of its environment. If not, then I have to make a careful study of photography and specimens already mounted. I spend as much preliminary time looking at birds on location and existing mounts- wherever I can find them- as I do in the final studio work," he continues.   more....