Conference 1991

The Guild of Taxidermists Conference Competitions

held in Nottingham

Best in Show

by Steve Massam

Wagstaffe Trophy
(Best Case)

Steve Massam

Professional Bird Winner

First Bird
Simon Trodd

Professional Mammal Winner

Fox by Colin Scott

Professional Fish Winner

First Fish
Perch by Pete Summers

Amateur Winners 1991

Best Amateur

First Amateur
Roe Fawn by Jonathan Standing


Second Amateur
Fox Cub by Jonathan Standing

Third Amateur
Barn Owl by Peter Scott

Amateur Mammal Winners

First & Second Mammal
Jonathan Standing
Third Mammal
D Sleight & M Fletcher

Credits 1991

Higher Credits

Kingfisher by Steve Massam

Standard Credits

Other Items from the Show 1991

Lectures 1991

KIM McDONALD talked about setting up a small business.

STEVE MASSAM showing his formula for converting weight to volume for compo.

DON SHARP demonstrated a technique for casting an apple and a leaf in wax.

STEVE MASSAM demonstrated his eye making machine.

Other Photos 1991

Results List 1991

Prize Awards

Credits Awarded

Best in Show
Kingfisher - Steve Massam

Wagstaffe Trophy (Best Case)
Kingfisher - Steve Massam

Best Groundwork
Perch - Jack Fishwick

Professional Bird ('Just Resting')
1st: Mallard - Simon Trodd
2nd: Tawny Owl - Mike Gadd
3rd: Little Stint - Roger Degiorgio

Professional Mammal ('Just Resting')
1st: Fox - Colin Scott
2nd: Fox Cub - Brian Jackson
3rd: Fox Cub - A Sharp

Professional Fish (Perch)
1st: Peter Summers
2nd: Jack Fishwick
3rd: Peter Summers

Best Amateur
1st: Roe Fawn - Jonathan Standing
2nd: Fox Cub - Jonathan Standing
3rd: Barn Owl - Peter Scott

Amateur Mammal ('Just Resting')
1st: Roe Fawn - Jonathan Standing
2nd: Fox Cub - Jonathan Standing
3rd: Hedgehog - D Sleight / M Fletcher

Higher Credits

Standard Credits

  • James Dickinson - Parrot
  • Jack Fishwick - Perch
  • Mike Gadd - Red-headed Merlin, Gyr Falcon, Golden Eagle, Tawny Owl, Grey Squirrel and Stoat
  • Dave Hollingworth - Raven
  • Stuart Jefferies - Roe Fawn and Roe Head
  • N Mullins - Hummel Head
  • Jonathan Standing - Roe Fawn
  • Simon Trodd - Mallard

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