Monday, February 14, 2011

Weird Mouse Taxidermy Revived in Brooklyn

Remember  "Dinner for Schmucks?"

A Gowanus gallery taxidermy class in which dead mice are used to create human-like figurines sold out in 4 hours, and several more classes had to be scheduled. The art form is a "bizarre Victorian hobby that featured mice, squirrels and cats in various forms of dress, the NY Post reports.

Knitted mouse by Lara604, Creative Commons license

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