Terms and Conditions

All licenses, tags, and identification must be presented with specimen for taxidermists inspection and recording.

All clients will be required to sign a statement that their specimen was taken legally in compliance with state and federal game laws.

Due to factors beyond the taxidermists control, all tanning is done at specimen owners risk.

Any finished work not paid for in full and picked up within 60 days of being notified of completion, becomes the property of Bristlecone Studio and any deposit or payments made will be forfeited.

Estimated completion dates are tentative and subject to seasonal and other factors.

Bristlecone Studio, its owners and operators will NOT be held responsible for loss or damage to specimen or commission resulting from fire, vandalism, flood, third party loss or damage, or other circumstances or acts of God beyond the studio’s control.

50% minimum deposit required prior to commencement of work, balance due immediately upon completion of commission. Please make checks out to Heidi Thompson.

Checks returned for any reason will result in a $35 returned check fee and requirement for all further payments be made in cash, money order, cashier’s check, or (if service is available) credit/debit card.

Bristlecone Studio reserves the right to retain possession of all work until final balance clears for payment. No work will be released from the studio until balance is paid in full.

Cancellation of any work order will result in a $50 service charge plus any labor, overhead, and supply costs already incurred.

Payment arrangements can be made if needed