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Deer, Trophy, Taxidermist, Kearney, Nebraska
Badger, Taxidermist, Kearney, Nebraska

Who we are?

​​​Clearwater Taxidermy Studio is a state and federally licensed and insured, full service taxidermy studio owned and operated by Crystal Smith.  Crystal graduated from the Northwest Iowa School of Taxidermy located in Spirit Lake, IA. where she was taught the latest techniques by world class instructor's.   Clearwater Taxidermy Studio is located in Kearney, Nebraska

Fish, Trophy, Taxidermist, Kearney, Nebraska

A lifelong love of art, the great outdoors, and a passion for hunting and fishing led Crystal down the path to become a taxidermist.

​​Why we do it...