Amazing Bare-Bones Fish Art

Real fish skeletons provide the inspiration for great art

Fish skeleton designs seem to be all the rage lately, witness such artwork showing up on many shirts these days. What Fish Skulls, based in North Palm Beach, Florida, offers anglers is the real thing. Owners Rob and Denise Skinner painstakingly reassemble the hundreds of cleaned bones large and small that make up a fish to create a striking “swimming skeleton.” Enjoy these 14 varied examples of their art.

Tripletail fish skeleton bones
TripletailFish Skulls
Wahoo fish skeleton bones
WahooFish Skulls
Barracuda fish skeleton bones
BarracudaFish Skulls
Anglerfish fish skeleton bones
AnglerfishFish Skulls
Mahi fish skeleton bones
MahiFish Skulls
Redfish fish skeleton bones
RedfishFish Skulls
Swordfish fish skeleton bones
SwordfishFish Skulls
Bluefish fish skeleton bones
BluefishFish Skulls
Cubera snapper fish skeleton bones
Cubera snapperFish Skulls
Lionfish fish skeleton bones
LionfishFish Skulls
Tripletail fish skeleton bones
TripletailFish Skulls
Snook fish skeleton bones
SnookFish Skulls
Swordfish fish skeleton bones
SwordfishFish Skulls
Hogfish fish skeleton bones
HogfishFish Skulls