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Making Candy #1: Making Candy Intro

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Blog entry by Andy posted 1592 days ago 3542 reads 9 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I am starting a simple blog on how I made my candies for the box called “Eye Candy”
This will work as a blanket answer to all the questions I have recieved on this. Its pretty obvious that they are no more than glued up woods of contrasting colors, but this will give insight on how I did it.
I am working on pictures at this point and some will be posted in the next chapter, hopefully tonight. So follow along if you are interested.
Also, I want to thank everyone again for voting and getting me a third place :-)

I just entered it in FWW magazines contest ” The Most Scraptacular” and it was selected for the final voting phase which is done by the public. Below is a link if you are interested in looking at all the entries, many are from our fellow Jocks.
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/25419/cast-your-vote-for-the-most-scraptacular-project

So put this on your Watch list,
Thanks
Andy

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com



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Troy

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#1 posted 1592 days ago

Got my vote anytime!

-- Troy Bouffard || Master Sergeant, US Army (Retired) || http://www.birchhillwoodcrafts.com

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majeagle1

1416 posts in 2094 days


#2 posted 1592 days ago

My vote is in Andy, Good luck to you !!!!
I’ll be watching for the continuation of your “candy” blog…...............

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks, http://majesticeagleww.etsy.com/, http://www.flickr.com/photos/majesticeagle/

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SgtSnafu

957 posts in 1870 days


#3 posted 1592 days ago

Looking forward to the series.. Thanks.

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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John Gray

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#4 posted 1592 days ago

Ya got my vote, hope you win!

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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mtkate

2049 posts in 1923 days


#5 posted 1592 days ago

You should win that contest… and you are being WATCHED!!!

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Joe Lyddon

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#6 posted 1592 days ago

I voted!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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gbear

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#7 posted 1592 days ago

Thanks Andy…for once again taking the time and effort to share.

-- gbear, Carmichael, CA

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Andy

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#8 posted 1592 days ago

Thank you everyone!
I am working on chapter #2, stay tuned.

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#9 posted 1591 days ago

Hi Andy;

I just visited the link and was forced to vote for your entry!

It was a hands down, no brainer, which for me is fortunate. LOL

A box is not really what I picture when I hear eye candy, though.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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Andy

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#10 posted 1591 days ago

Thanks Lee!
I considered “Candy Dish”, perhaps that would have been more appropriate :-)

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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