World champion fish taxidermist Don Frank, has opera ted a full time studio in the Kansas City area since 1981. Over the last thirty years he has competed in state, regional, national and world taxidermy competitions and won over 75 awards. He has won numerous top award including Best of Shows, the National Taxidermist's Association "Distinguished Taxidermist Award", the National Champion warm water fish award, the Best in the World (mixed group) in 2009 and the Best of Division Interpretive at the 2013 World Championship.
He has judged and given seminars at scores of state, national and world Competitions. He has also published numerous articles in the top trade journals. Don has done custom exhibit jobs for several State Conservation departments and also for new stores built by Cabela’s and Bass Pro. He was commissioned by the founder of Bass Pro (Johnny Morris) to carve over a dozen species of fish to world record proportions for permanent display in their museum in Springfield Mo.
Don is uniquely qualified to preserve your fish memories.