MEMBER ITEMS FOR SALE
Custom Knives | Other Knives | General Items
-------------------------------------------
New Posts | New PhotosAll Photos



Go Back   The Knife Network Forums : Knife Making Discussions > Community Discussion Boards > Knife Network Community

Knife Network Community TKN is all about excellence and sharing info. Our 'other' lives are also filled with stories, events, and opinions. This forum is an opportunity to discuss outside interests, personal experience, things that make us happy and things that don't!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 03-12-2010, 12:43 PM
Lloyd Hale Lloyd Hale is offline
Skilled
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Lynnville Tenn.
Posts: 317
Old Knifemaker

Hello Guys... I've been on a two year adventure fighting Bladder and Colon Cancer and had to drop out of Knife making and visiting the KnifeForum... I missed you all ... I learned a lot about Cancer and found out I wasn't Bullet proof after all... The Doctors say I'm Cancer free now and can go back into the shop... I've really missed my shop and creating knives... I had great support from people like Don Guild ,Walter Hoffman Ed Wormser,Tex Skow and so many others... Laying flat on my back with tubes going in and coming out of me for months on end, I designed knives in my head.. now, back to work...Lloyd


__________________
Lloyd Hale
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-12-2010, 01:11 PM
beebee58 beebee58 is offline
Skilled
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: akron,ohio
Posts: 414
Great to hear Loyd........................... My son Clayton has been "cancer free" now for 7+ years.......... He is now 13. Clay got a lot of support from this knife family while he was going thru his chemo and we will never forget it. One of his passions is still knives.

Good Luck and enjoy your Cancer Free status !!!!!!!!!



BB
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-12-2010, 02:25 PM
SVanderkolff's Avatar
SVanderkolff SVanderkolff is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Mildmay, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 2,472
Welcome Back. Time to move all of those knives from your head to your bench. Good Luck.
STeve


__________________
Stephen Vanderkolff
Please come on over and check out my website. http://www.vanderkolffknives.com/
Thanks
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-12-2010, 04:23 PM
Robert Mayo's Avatar
Robert Mayo Robert Mayo is offline
Skilled
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Renfrew Ont. in the heart of the Ottawa Valley
Posts: 676
Congratulations Lloyd it will be great to see some new work from you.

Bob
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-12-2010, 11:25 PM
Chuck Burrows's Avatar
Chuck Burrows Chuck Burrows is offline
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Durango, Co
Posts: 3,671
Wondered what happened to you Lloyd, and this is good news!
My wife is a cancer survivor and I remember all too well the tribulations she went through, but she's been free for over 8 years and will remain so the good Lord willing......


__________________
Chuck Burrows
Hand Crafted Leather & Frontier Knives
dba Wild Rose Trading Co
Durango, CO
chuck@wrtcleather.com
www.wrtcleather.com


Wild Rose Trading Co - Handcrafted Knife Sheaths



The beautiful sheaths created for storing the knife elevate the knife one step higher. It celebrates the knife it houses.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-13-2010, 08:35 AM
SharpByCoop's Avatar
SharpByCoop SharpByCoop is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Northeast USA
Posts: 3,785
Hi Lloyd,

I am VERY pleased to hear this. My finest wishes for a continued healthy life.

Your work is always a welcome addition to our world. Looking forward to your returns.

Coop


__________________
Jim Cooper - Capturing the Artistry and Significance of Handmade Knives

?? New website improvement for 2010 - Over 5000 images searchable by maker's name! ??
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-13-2010, 10:19 PM
TexasJack's Avatar
TexasJack TexasJack is offline
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Southeast Texas
Posts: 2,921
Good to see you back!


__________________
God bless Texas! Now let's secede!!
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-16-2010, 12:03 PM
Sandy Morrissey Sandy Morrissey is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Blairsville--in the beautiful Appalachian mountains of North Georgia.
Posts: 1,918
You've always been Hale---now it is good to hear that you are Hale and hardy. I am a cancer survivor since 1973 and life is good!!! Returning to your shop will be a blessing for you and eye candy for us.


__________________
Martin (Sandy) Morrissey Master Leather Craftsman 1105 Stephens Road Blairsville, GA 30512 706-379-1621

Last edited by Sandy Morrissey; 03-16-2010 at 12:06 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 03-16-2010, 12:46 PM
Lloyd Hale Lloyd Hale is offline
Skilled
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Lynnville Tenn.
Posts: 317
Many Thanks Guys..!! Lloyd


__________________
Lloyd Hale
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
forge, knife, knife making, knives


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Looking for a Knifemaker kobun Knife Making Discussions 15 11-26-2007 11:18 AM
Looking for a knifemaker Don Robinson Texas Knifemakers and Collectors Association 3 09-11-2007 02:11 PM
Knifemaker ID ? Jerry Oksman Knife Collecting 3 06-28-2007 05:20 PM
Knifemaker fnoble2 Knife Making Discussions 3 11-28-2002 10:15 PM
New Knifemaker FAQ available Bob Warner Knife Making Discussions 13 11-26-2002 08:41 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:06 PM.




KNIFENETWORK.COM
Copyright © 2000
? CKK Industries, Inc. ? All Rights Reserved
Powered by ...

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
The Knife Network : All Rights Reserved