Fabulous Fungus Art

A common parasitic wood fungus can become your easel for delicate works of mushroom art.

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Four fine specimens of mushroom art. A tidy little home business can be built around decorating selling such designs. All that's needed are some bracket mushrooms, an engraving tool (a sharp nail or even a dry fountain pen will do), and some polyurethane varnish to protect them.
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