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Blog entry by Ronald G Campbell posted 08-02-2016 11:46 AM 543 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just thought I would post this. Many of you are friends here and continue to comment on my work. This is the first time I have been the subject of a published article. This is a chance for all of you to meet and know who I am.

Hope you take a minute to read this


-- Ron Campbell

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Bob Collins

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#1 posted 08-02-2016 01:04 PM

Just got my copy of More Wood Turning Magazine today and was about to send my congratulations. Well done Ron, it was a nice write up.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#2 posted 08-02-2016 01:23 PM

Congratulations on being published. Excellent article. You’re my kind of guy! Now I will enjoy your work even more.
Regards, Roman, the bootman.

-- Roman:... These Boots Were Made For 'Talkin'!

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 08-02-2016 03:44 PM

Congratulations, Ron! That was a well written article.
I’m so glad to know someone so famous. You do exceptional work!!!!!!!!!!!

Cheers, my friend…....................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Mark Wilson

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#4 posted 08-02-2016 08:53 PM

Rubbing elbows with giants. That’s what I spend my time doing.
I have two things to say about the article:
1) I’m very please to know you better than I did a minute ago;
B) One of my many taglines is “Woodsmithery: The sport of the easily-distracted.”
And, also) I now have a brand-new tagline. Thanks – “He who works with his hands is a laborer.
He who works with his hands and head is a craftsman.
He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist.”
St. Francis of Assisi
Your work, your artistry, and now, your personality, take my breath away.

-- Mark

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#5 posted 08-03-2016 12:37 AM

Well done Ron, your skill level keeps growing with every post, you must be proud to have this in a high class mag’.
Always love your enthusiasm & passion for the art
Just keep em a commin :)

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Ronald G Campbell

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#6 posted 08-03-2016 01:28 AM

Hey guys thanks for taking a look at this article. It was fun and I feel honored to be published like this.

There is one more article that has been written and will be published before the end of the year.
Will post a link to it to



-- Ron Campbell

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#7 posted 08-03-2016 04:31 AM

Enjoyed the article very much as well as all the projects you have posted. your work with dyes etc. is very inspiring, my last project I tryed dyeing it. It was well received. I also enjoy turning in the great outdoors, just had one black bear, have 40 acres also.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#8 posted 08-03-2016 10:57 AM

Congratulations Ron. Well deserved. The webpage and online magazine looks like it’s filled with turning info. Thnx for sharing your story and the link.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#9 posted 08-04-2016 02:32 AM

Always nice to see the best artisans in their fields posting on this board and more importantly the humbleness that all of you have as well as the patience to comment and suggest to those of us who are still learning and trying to emulate you by copying your work.

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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