Episode 6 – The Masters of Taxidermy with Reg Parsons and Odd Aasland
The Masters of Taxidermy – with Reg Parsons and Odd Aasland
In this episode, we are joined by Reg Parsons and Odd Aasland to discuss their careers as taxidermists. With 80 ish years of combined experience in their field of work, we discuss how these gents first got into taxidermy as a career, the history of taxidermy, the process of taxidermy, how taxidermy contributed to conservation, the infamous duck incident, whether size (antlers) matter, whether taxidermy is a verb or a noun, the evolution of taxidermy as an art and what defines a master. The guys reminisce, tell stories, joke and banter about their careers as master taxidermists. In case you miss a point or two, a few of the stories will be told and retold to enhance your ability to retain the information. But most importantly, follow along to hear Reg and Odd’s sage advice on how to live a fulfilled life.