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Blog entry by Gord Graff posted 10-04-2007 12:50 AM 1130 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Howdy All,

I cannot believe what a warm welcome this simple woodworker has received here at Lumberjocks. To say that I’m flattered by your hospitality is an understatement, thank you one and all for all your kind words and comments.

Woodworking has opened many doors for me over the years and I’m grateful to this craft for that and I’m proud to say that I’m a woodworker. I only hope that I can give back some of which has been given to me.

So, let’s get off the couch and let’s get at it…..........................

All the best

Get up, it's time to work..............

-- Informing & Inspiring Today’s Woodworkers:

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#1 posted 10-04-2007 01:06 AM

Glad to see your here Gord. If you get a chance, check out David’s shop tour video….

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#2 posted 10-04-2007 01:38 AM

This is a great woodworking community, Gord. As long as you continue contributing your high quality projects, you are assured of being made welcome. And even if you go through a dry patch, the guys and gals here understand and will be an encouragement.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#3 posted 10-04-2007 01:53 AM

who’s nagging? What else do you have to show us!!! Come on… post, post, post!!!!!!! :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#4 posted 10-04-2007 02:33 AM

Hi Gord

I’m new too and recieved the same warm welcome.

So Gord…...............the TV is watching you again?


-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#5 posted 10-04-2007 02:48 AM

Gord -

This looks like me “falling asleep watching another woodworking video” – not that I have ever done that! LOL

I sure am glad you are here sharing your woodworking with all of us. Keep the projects and instructional posts coming!



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Gord Graff

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#6 posted 10-04-2007 02:57 AM

Hi David,

I’m glad to be here, thanks for your kind words.

I’ve heard a lot about you and what you’re doing….....................I’m going to take a look at how you post those moving picture thing a ma jigs and perhaps I’ll attempt it but I’ll need some help.

All the best

-- Informing & Inspiring Today’s Woodworkers:

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#7 posted 10-04-2007 03:23 AM

Gord. We appreciate you being here. You are giving us some higher goals to reach to.

-- 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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#8 posted 10-04-2007 03:25 AM

LOL David, when I saw Gord on the couch, I thought of the video your daughter took of you sleeping on the couch with the macbook on your lap. Too funny. Gord, it’s a good group. You add to it’s depth. Welcome again.


-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#9 posted 10-04-2007 03:43 AM

I belive it is the shop video tour that has David’s Daughter…..

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#10 posted 10-04-2007 12:08 PM

Glad to have you with us Gord – your ability is an asset to our close community.

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

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#11 posted 10-04-2007 02:19 PM

I for one am glad you are here. Your abilities, especially the tutorials, make a difference in the lives of many. None of us know how many aspiring woodworkers are watching. On this website they have an opportunity to be instructed without pressure to perform. The information is available to re-view at anytime and as many times as they wish. People like your self are having am impact far beyond your own perception. Thank you and keep up the good work. Don’t worry, we will understand if you need a rest. LOL

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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