Historic Woodworker Videos #9: Orren Haskin, Shaker Woodworker

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Blog entry by Hoosierwoodcraft posted 08-16-2012 05:58 PM 4783 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 8: Pear Wood - Woodworker's Delight Part 9 of Historic Woodworker Videos series Part 10: A Tear for the Cooper Trade »

This month, the woodworker tribute video focuses on Orren Haskins as a carpenter and his role as a woodworker in Shaker society in the 19th Century. A purity of form, a doctrine of usefulness, a love of order, and a sense of spirituality permeate all aspects of his craftsmanship. The video can be found at

-- Thanks to the Wood Spirit, Tom

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#1 posted 09-15-2012 04:41 AM

Thanks for the link.

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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