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Historic Woodworker Videos #12: Tribute to Nora Hall

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Blog entry by Hoosierwoodcraft posted 12-18-2012 01:52 PM 981 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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In 2011, woodworkers lost the master wood carver, Nora Hall. She brought honor back to the mallet and chisel and taught other traditional woodworking. The Tribute Video to her life and work in Europe and America is at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7lNQezJ7Ejw

Happy Holidays to all.

-- Thanks to the Wood Spirit, Tom



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stefang

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#1 posted 12-18-2012 02:39 PM

Nice of you to share this tribute with us. I have read about Nora Hall before, but this was interesting.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 12-18-2012 02:52 PM

Thnx for sharing this. I’m subscribed.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#3 posted 12-18-2012 03:42 PM

Thanks for sharing that Tom I wanted to take a class from Nora when she lived in Oregon but as many of use know life’s every challenges got the way.When I finally got ready to take a class from her I got a notice she was moving back east.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#4 posted 12-21-2012 01:16 AM

Great post, for a great lady. You sound alot like Bob Lang….

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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