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LJ Get together again #5: 1 More Day until our premier event

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Blog entry by Rustic posted 1734 days ago 793 reads 0 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Hey Guys and Gals,

Well tomorrow is the big LJ get together in Michigan. I am sooo looking forward to it. I have built two new projects to show off. and have a design dilema for the guys to help me with. The better half and I can’t wait to meet everyone and tour the saw mill. She told me that I could go out and get some wood yesterday, but I told her that I am waiting for Sunday to get my wood. (she wasn’t thinking). So I also have some plans that I bought that are extras so if anyone wants them take them. I am also bringing some veneer.

So all in all, We are very excited to be able to attend. Will post pictures later in the week.

Rick

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI



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jockmike2

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#1 posted 1734 days ago

I second that Rick, I’ve contacted Kelvin twice in the past week and he sounded excited about having us come out. It’s still just saying cloudy and a high of 54 tomorrow. I’ve got a tub full of exotic wood that I’ve garnered from all around the shop for the pen turners, yes it’s free. Plus that tiny bandsaw and scrollsaw. Plus some vittles so we’ll be fat and happy when we go see the sawyer. Reminder, the park does not allow alcohol in the park. I’m bringing Diet Coke, plus extra for anyone else diabetic. There will be a sign directing you where to go. Don’t forget your cameras and feel free to bring the Mrs.. and Kids. If you get lost or can’t find it, my cell phone # is 517-927-1378 and I’ll guide you in for a safe landing. LOL See you guys tomorrow, and looking forward to it. Mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 1734 days ago

Rick and Mike it sounds like you all are going to have fun. I am looking forward to seeing the update to the get together.

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

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 1734 days ago

Enjoy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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jockmike2

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#4 posted 1733 days ago

We sure hope so…..

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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SteveMI

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#5 posted 1733 days ago

Mike,

Check the cell phone number you entered, it doesn’t work right now.

I need a little info.

Steve.

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jockmike2

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#6 posted 1733 days ago

Try it again Steve, it rang in here as unavailable, which usually means a telemarketer. It’s the right #.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Karson

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#7 posted 1733 days ago

Mike Good Luck on the picnic. You guys and gals havce a great time.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Sam Yerardi

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#8 posted 1733 days ago

Have a wonderful time guys

-- Sam

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SteveMI

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#9 posted 1733 days ago

Mike,

See you tommorrow, I made an executive decision after talking to myself.

Steve.

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BillyJ

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#10 posted 1733 days ago

We’ll be there, but without a new project. I was hoping to get something done in time for the picnic – but was not to be the case. Still – looking forward to meeting everyone and picking up some wood.

-- I've never seen a tree that I wouldn't like to repurpose into a project. I love the smell of wood in the morning - it smells like victory.

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Rustic

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#11 posted 1733 days ago

we will be there too.

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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cabinetmaster

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#12 posted 1733 days ago

Can’t wait to see the resuls of your get together. Wish I could be there. But a little too far and I have my 2 yo grandson tomorrow….......LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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Rustic

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#13 posted 1733 days ago

bring him along too. LOL

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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jockmike2

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#14 posted 1733 days ago

Please try the number I have posted it is the correct number for my phone. I called Karson this morning and got his answering machine, so I know it works. I will have some signs posted. Mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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john

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#15 posted 1733 days ago

Be sure to post some pics

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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