Video: How to Make Your Own European Skull Mount

Save some cash and do your own taxidermy

Watch how to transform your hard-earned deer, elk, bear, or other skull into a beautiful European mount. Here’s what you’ll need:

  1. Pot large enough for the skull to sit in and be completely under water
  2. Camp Chef or similar outdoor stove (unless you're a bachelor, in which case you can get away with doing this indoors)
  3. Soft(ish) wire brush
  4. Approx. 10 inches of wire to form into a hook
  5. Aluminum foil 6 1 cup baking soda
  6. 1 cup of dishwashing liquid (Dawn is best)
  7. SalonCare 40 Volume Clear liquid and SalonCare Quick White powder (these are both available at taxidermy supply stores or online) 9 Hose or pressure washer