Agrens Animal Artistry 

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Agrens Animal Artistry

Accreditation's:

*Commemorative Bucks of Michigan Official Measurer*
*Member of the Michigan Taxidermy Association*
*Licensed through the state of Michigan* 

"Why do I compete?
I feel taxidermy competitions are a vital part of improving my skills as a taxidermist. It is our one chance a year to have some of the best Taxidermists in the industry critique our work. This helps to improve our quality of work and your over all satisfaction with your completed mount. Its fun too!"
                                                                                          - Kelly Agren

Awards:

2018 MTA Competition
BEST OF SHOW!

Breakthrough Award

Pro-1 Award

Matuska Competitors Award

NTA State Taxidermist of the Year

State Champion Large Mammal

Hilltop Sports Best Whitetail Presentation

Hilton Eppley Whitetail Award

Masters Best of Category Large Mammal

Masters Best of Category Open Mouth Whitetail

1st Place Masters Division Large Mammal
Miniature Horse
1st Place Masters Division 

Open Mouth Whitetail

1st Place Commercial Division Whitetail

2nd Place Collective Artists
with a Piebald Whitetail Buck

2nd Place Professional Division Replica
 Shellcracker sunfish

3rd Place Professional Medium Mammal
Open Mouth Coyote


2016 MTA Competition

1st Place Professional Division Small Game Head

with a suspended open mouth Coyote pedestal


2016 MTA Competition

1st Place Commercial Division

Velvet Whitetail


2015 MTA Competition

1st Place Professional Division

"Best of Category" Open Mouth Whitetail

Board of Directors "Most Artistic Presentation"

Mckenzie Taxidermists Choice "Best Whitetail"

2014 MTA Competition
2nd place Professional Division
Customer Whitetail Deer

2014 MTA Competition
2nd place Professional Division
Customer Whitetail Deer

2013 MTA Competition
2nd place Professional Division

Piebald Whitetail Deer 

2013 MTA Wildlife Art Competition

2nd and 3rd place Overall Novice Drawing
WT Buck and Doe & WT Fawns

2012 MTA Competition
3rd place Professional Division
Whitetail Deer/Open Mouth
Wall Pedestal w/Rock

2012 MTA Competition
3rd Place Professional Division
Half Lifesize Lynx w/Snow Habitat
Habitat Received a 2nd place

Training:

Replica Fish Painting 

Instructed by Randy Budzynski

AIT 2 Day Advanced Whitetail
 Training Class

Instructed by Neil Fowler and Douglas Montgomery

Whitetail Deer mounting Techniques

Instructed by Kurt Ainsworth

Commemorative Bucks of Michigan
 Official Measurer scoring class

Scorpion Mounting
Instructed by Dan Hudzik

YOXATHON 3 Day Whitetail Training

Instructed by Bill Yox

Super Whitetail Seminar
Instructed by Kurt Ainsworth

Open Mouth Whitetail Super Seminar:
Instructed by Tim McMullin

Mammal Casting/Wrapping Super Seminar:
Instructed by Jean Roll
 

Voted one of Northern Michigans "MiFavorite" Taxidermists by 9&10 News in 2013!