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Ferdy Goode Interview

Discussion in 'Birchbarks, Dugouts and Primitive Craft' started by Dave Osborn, Jun 23, 2011.

  1. Dave Osborn

    Dave Osborn LIFE MEMBER

    Internationally known Birch Bark canoe builder, icon in the world of native watercraft, woodsman, craftsman, and national treasure, Ferdy Goode talks about the bark canoe at the 2011 kick-off event at the Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum.
    Last edited: Jun 23, 2011
  2. Kathryn Klos

    Kathryn Klos squirrel whisperer

    Wonderful interview!
  3. Denis M. Kallery

    Denis M. Kallery Passed Away July 3, 2012 In Memoriam

    Good job Ferdy! Some much deserved recognition.
  4. nickb

    nickb WCHA member #8947

    At approx. 1:15 after explaining he's now crafted over 60 bark canoes in 35 years of work, Ferdy claims that number "...isn't an incredible amount of work or anything..."

    I humbly disagree.

    What a great history of work, and fantastic to see more exposure.
  5. David McDaniel

    David McDaniel Canoe Dude

    Great interview Ferdy! You will always be my Hero !!!
    Thank you for carrying on the legacy of our Native Americans!

  6. ken.kelly

    ken.kelly LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Great interview

    Enjoyed your discussion with the interviewer and seeing that canoe.
  7. Kathryn Klos

    Kathryn Klos squirrel whisperer

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