* ESTABLISHED 1983 *

Michigan Taxidermist Association

One of the Nations Largest Taxidermy Associations

What's New!

Pre Register!
Entries postmarked by March 1st!
Pre-Register and enter two mounts into the 2020 show 
receive a third entry free!! (excludes Habitat)

Want to scribe for a Judge at the show?? 

MTA Judge Writer/Assistant Auction

The auction began yesterday at the Winter Membership Meeting to be a Judge Writer/Assistant with a Professional/Masters Judge during judging time at our upcoming 2020 MTA Convention. This is a fantastic learning opportunity…writing all the judge’s comments, hearing all the critiques!

MTA Judge Writer/Assistant UPDATE!!

Judge Writer/Assistant with a Professional/Masters Judge during judging time at our upcoming 2020 MTA Convention. This is a fantastic learning opportunity…writing all the judge’s comments, hearing all the critiques!

The current bids as of 1/13/20:
Wes Mote - Whitetails: $0.00
Jean Roll - Mammals: $100 ~ Kim Jidas
Kurt Ainsworth: : $0.00


Here is further information on the Judge Writer/Assistant position:
• The judge writer cannot be a participant in this years competition.
• You must be available starting Wednesday, March 18, at 9AM through Thursday, March 19, until 1PM – this is the time allowed for judging. Start time will vary depending upon the judge.
• You must be able to legibly write down what the judge says and refrain from making your own critiques.
• Keep all information confidential.

The auction will end March 1, 2020, at 9:00 p.m.
Please email, call, text, or Facebook your bid to Heather Crabb, leigh1177@yahoo.com or 517-936-8837, include in your bid: the name of the judge and your bid amount.
Thank you!!

Winter Newsletter and Meeting Highlights

Congratulations to the winners of the Winter Mini Comp
Winners took home either a $25 Cabela's Gift Card, $25 Amazon Gift Card or a supply of home made jams made by Kelly Agren!

 

                                                    CHILI COOK OFF WINNER!!

Carrie Martindale!

Seminar:
Cary did an awesome seminar on making a template
for your antler plaque leather using tinfoil!!
THANK YOU CARY!

Auction!
CONGRATULATIONS to Doug Aven for winning a free registration to the 2020 Convention/Competition due to his auction item bringing in the most money. And to Eric Davis for winning the $75 Membership drawing! (It could have been you if you'd attended)

Fall Newsletter and Meeting Highlights

Congratulations to Robert Slogeris 
for winning the Fall Meeting Mini-Comp!!
Robert took home a $25 Lowes Gift card!!