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I made it into a magazine! Stick and String Spring 2013!!

Discussion in 'Skab Leatherworks' started by Skab, Mar 23, 2013.

  1. Skab

    Skab Staff Staff Member Administrator Vendor Bushclass I Bushclass Instructor

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    A while back Croatoan hit me up and asked if I was interested in doing an interview and having my work put in a magazine........I was honored. As he has bought alot of pieces of my leatherwork, and alot of these mags want free stuff or money for advertizing before they will even think of putting you in their mag. Makes me feel better about doing the whole thing, knowing that someone really liked my work.

    Anyway, here's a link to the online version of the mag, which really has alot of great stuff in it for bushcrafters as well as archers. And you can read the whole mag online for free!!BushcraftUSA even got mentioned! Some of you may see some of your leather pieces in the article.

    http://issuu.com/stickandstring/docs/spring2013/53


    Thanks Croatoan for the kind words, and friendship.
     
  2. Kerri

    Kerri úlfheðnar Hobbyist Bushclass I

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    Thats a great article, congrats bro
     
  3. One Legged Josh

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    Congrats man. Very cool.
     
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    Congrats buddy, very cool.
     
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    That is super. Many congrats!
     
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    That is cool man -congrats!
     
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    congrats! thats awesome Skab!
     
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    Great article, thanks for not sharing every thing "Skab". That is for sure a great magazine. While I'm not a big time archery guy, that magazine has a lot of bushcraft style stuff in it. Great accomplishment.
     
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    Outstanding Skab! Well deserved!
     
  10. HardBall

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    It's great to be recognized for your efforts...congrats!
     
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    You deserve it and more. I really admire your talent and I am proud to have one of your works of art! Congrats bro
     
  12. Lerch

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    That is great man. Well deserved! You have done great stuff with dead critter skin and deserve the recognition.

    Big props go out to Croatoan as well for being a stand up guy. I don't have a lot of respect for much of the magazine community but there are some good folks amongst those there. Thanks for being who you are Croatoan.

    Congrats again Skab!

    Lerch
     
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    Congrats!
     
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    hey thats a awesome article. congrats brother very happy for you
     
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    Always admire your work. Congratulations Skab.
     
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    Way cool achievement Skab! Congratulations!
     
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    No surprise to me your becoming a well known bushcraft artisan, congrats!
     
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    Well deserved Skab, congrats!
     
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    Very Kewl! And deserved.

    Kudos. Thanks for the link.
     
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    good for you, skab. next up, the nyt sunday magazine ... :)
     
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    Congrats!
     
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    Congratulations, Skab! I enjoyed reading that. I'll say this. I was taught leatherworking in the traditional 'western style' by a man who did it for 50 years. I learned to use all of the stamp tools and swivel knives and filigrees and all of that. I have many good, specialized tools, and I'm more impressed with what you do with so little. After I started seeing your work, I turned away from stamping everything to trying more of the native american/primitive leatherwork. Thanks for inspiring me, man.
     
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    Good job Skab! 'bout time they noticed your work...:4:
     
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    Good job!
     
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    That was a really nice article! You are definitely an artist and it is nice to see you further be recognized for it.
     
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    Congrats man
     
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    right on Skab.. that is awesome.. congrats..
     
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    Heck yeah! That's great.
     
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    My pleasure brother, you and your work earned the best things I could say about both.
     
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    Congrats!!! Outstanding article and may I say, very well deserved!!!
     
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    Excellent article and great that you got the notice you deserve. Even Better I have your venison jerky recipe now:) CONGRATS to you and thanks to Croatoan.
     
  32. Skab

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    Thanks again brother. It really means a lot.
     
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    Congrats to you fine job
     
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    Well done Skab
     
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    good article, and well deserved....Congrats!
     
  36. Skab

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    Just ordered me a subscription...and a whole bunch of single issues for saving and framing. I won't lie this is the coolest thing that has happened to me in a long time.
     
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    Very Cool!!!
     
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    Awesome review on you & your work Skab. Well deserved. I am going to get a subscription, that specific issue, just to fund the cause and support you guys.

    Good stuff Croatoan.
     
  39. Lerch

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    OH and just an FYI, Issuu (the company hosting the digital version of the magazine) has an Android app so you can read this and the other issues on your mobile device.
     
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    wow that is great! fantastic read, Congrats!
     
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    Hey that looks like my MP cleaver and Skab sheath! Very cool. Congrats Skab!
     
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    That was Refreshing... I gave up hope on Mags and writers way back mostly cause the rehash and SUV Ads but this was a great read and there is no doubt on either the writer here or the subject ( You) have both walked the trail and are the real deal, Proud to know the both of you and to both Keep up the Great work.
    M/BK
     
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    Very cool. I enjoyed the article. Also nice work.
     
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    Very cool Skab!
     
  45. Skab

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    I wanted to bump this, as my wife surprized me and order a couple extras and had them framed. She gave it to me this morning. Didn't have time to take pictures of it, but will do so when I get home this evening.
     
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    good for you ...
     
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    Congratulations very cool and well deserved.
     
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    congrats bro Great artical
     
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    That's awesome Skab. Love your leatherwork.
    Scott
     
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    Very cool, grats!
     

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