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Historic Woodworker Videos #25: Black Forest Wood Carvers

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Blog entry by Hoosierwoodcraft posted 08-07-2014 08:12 PM 1199 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This month, I focused on the carving industry in Switzerland. I created a tribute video on the Black Forest Wood Carvers. If you would llke to see the video, it is posted at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsq690L0VRw

-- Thanks to the Wood Spirit, Tom



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#1 posted 08-08-2014 05:11 AM

Thank you for posting, very interesting video, shows they had the forethought to be self substaning

-- Norman

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#2 posted 08-08-2014 04:33 PM

Thank you for this very interesting documentary. Quite amazing skills and creativity. It is difficult to comprehend that such talent could be found in a relatively small village, but perhaps that is the best place to look for it. People have to be creative just to live in such a place. Woodcarving is very special to me as it requires a lot more than just technical expertise to create really fine work.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 08-10-2014 12:14 PM

Your history lessons/videos are always very cool. Thnx Tom

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

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