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My latest canoe #78 and counting

Discussion in 'Birchbarks, Dugouts and Primitive Craft' started by beaver, Jul 26, 2021.

  1. beaver

    beaver Birchbark CanoeingBuilder

  2. Gil Cramer

    Gil Cramer The wooden canoe Shop, Inc.

    Ferde,
    How can a birchbark builder have the internet. As always, Absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!!
     
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  3. Dave Wermuth

    Dave Wermuth Who hid my paddle?

    Hey Gil, he's the Ferdinator. The ladder is actually a satellite receiver and he wires it to his Mac.
     
  4. Dave Osborn

    Dave Osborn LIFE MEMBER

    I helped Ferd harvest the bark for that canoe in 2011. Thought you might like to see it right off the tree.
     

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  5. Fitz

    Fitz Wooden Canoes are in the Blood

    Wow! That is a beauty thar, Ferdy! Thank you for sharing the pics.
     
  6. chris pearson

    chris pearson Michigan Canoe Nut

    Beautiful as usual, keep doing it!
     
  7. OP
    OP
    beaver

    beaver Birchbark CanoeingBuilder

    Thank you all for your kind words

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  8. OP
    OP
    beaver

    beaver Birchbark CanoeingBuilder

    Canoe all pitched an launched today.Yahoo!
     

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  9. Mud Bug

    Mud Bug Hand made things are better

    Amazing. Wow. That's beyond incredible.
     
  10. pklonowski

    pklonowski Unrepentant Canoeist

    Awesome work, as usual, Ferd!
     
  11. chris pearson

    chris pearson Michigan Canoe Nut

    Awesome....
     
  12. Dave Wermuth

    Dave Wermuth Who hid my paddle?

    Hi Ferd. I just keep gawking at it. I can't even say "you suck" . I'm in awe.
     
  13. dtdcanoes

    dtdcanoes LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Humbling, Ferdy. TRANSCENDENT , truly.
    Dave
     
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  14. Michael Grace

    Michael Grace Lifetime Member

    Simply gorgeous! Ferdy, you really put the “art” in “artisanship.”
     
  15. Sam McGinley

    Sam McGinley Curious about Wooden Canoes

    What an incredible build!
     

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