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I have been around wood my whole life. With a dad like Mr. Woody it's hard not to learn to appreciate beautiful work! Most of the time I sanded in the workshop...that's why it's my least favourite thing to do now. I was allowed to actually help with cuts and things once in a while. As I got older the cuts got bigger. We attend the local woodshow together every year. A few years back we met a man named Les Kun. He was sitting at a table burning feathers. He saw my interest and asked if I'd like to try. I sat down and fell in love! I took his course in Flamborough and learned how to do the details necessary in making burnings pop. I also carved a Saw Whet Owl which isn't finished yet. I haven't burned in a few years but am getting back into it now. I'm not big on sharing my projects but was convinced to do so after receiving some links to Lumberjocks.

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#1 posted 04-15-2008 07:59 PM

Glad to see that you have made Lumberjocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#2 posted 04-15-2008 08:00 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! Enjoy yourself.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#3 posted 04-15-2008 08:00 PM

Welcome Biker Betty. You will like the LumberJocks, lot of new things here to learn and share. A great bunch of Jocks and Jockets.

OK, I’ll bite. You joined and added myself and Mr Woody as buddies…. I must Know you???? I’ll bet it’s Jenn Eh ?

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#4 posted 04-15-2008 08:14 PM

Welcome to LJs !! Glad you have joined us !!

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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#5 posted 04-15-2008 08:37 PM

Hello BikerBetty,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I hope that you will find this to be an exciting and rewarding part of your woodworking adventure.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#6 posted 04-15-2008 08:59 PM

Hey! Welcome to LJ’s. When are you going to post your workshop. ;^)

-- If we learn from our mistakes, I'm getting a fantastic education.

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#7 posted 04-15-2008 10:02 PM

If you like working with wood, you’re in the right place. Welcome.

-- Bruce from Central New, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

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#8 posted 04-16-2008 12:50 AM

Hey Toyguy! It is me!! Mr. Woody’s daughter!

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#9 posted 04-16-2008 12:50 AM

Thanks to everyone for welcoming me!

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#10 posted 04-16-2008 02:06 AM

Welcome to LJ

-- Joey~~Sabina, Ohio

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#11 posted 04-16-2008 05:35 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks. The projects are an inspiration, the information is priceless and the people are supportive. The only problem is, the site can get addictive.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#12 posted 04-16-2008 07:46 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#13 posted 04-16-2008 11:15 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks . This is a great community of people with like interests.There is much to learn here & you will have the opportunity to share your skills & ideas with others. I hope you enjoy LJ’s as much as I do.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#14 posted 04-16-2008 11:15 PM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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#15 posted 04-20-2008 04:19 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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