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Location: Young NSW , Australia
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

I started woodworking at an early age as my father was a carpenter and I used to play with the left over wood -"making things & helping" !!! I did a woodworking course at school and made a spinning wheel amongst other things. I had a hiatus when I had a family and had many other things to occupy my time. When my only daughter went to school I had some spare time so I took up scroll sawing. My first and second scroll saw were a cheap Ryobi. They were sufficient in the beginning and taught me the basics about the craft however when it started to annoy me when I couldn’t do what I wanted to do I (only recently ) lashed out and bought a new Excaliber! Not only did I buy that I also bought a decent bandsaw.

Now I am really back after a break of a few years and I now have the time and patience to do some serious woodworking – on the weekends anyway.
Since being on LJ's for a while there is just soooooo many things that I want to do. There just isn't enough time!!!
Theresa

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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Skylark53

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#1 posted 01-19-2010 10:53 AM

You are going to love it here. You’ll find this to be a tremendous resource for ideas, guidance and encouragement. Welcome and enjoy!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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woodworm

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#2 posted 01-19-2010 10:56 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Splinterman

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#3 posted 01-19-2010 11:28 AM

WELCOME to LJ’s ….the best place to enhance your woodworking skills and knowledge.

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pommy

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#4 posted 01-19-2010 11:36 AM

Welcome to LJ’’s hope you stick around

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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Scott Bryan

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#5 posted 01-19-2010 02:21 PM

Theresa,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be an interesting, as well as exciting, experience. Have fun and enjoy.

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

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ND2ELK

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#6 posted 01-19-2010 02:51 PM

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
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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SnowyRiver

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#7 posted 01-19-2010 04:03 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice to have you join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 01-19-2010 06:36 PM

Welcome to LJs a place were there are great people,super projects and outstanding woodworkers.Enjoy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Max

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#9 posted 01-19-2010 06:44 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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woodcrafter47

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#10 posted 01-19-2010 07:04 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice to have you join us on Lumberjocks this site is more fun than one person
can stand ,We are here to help and encourage.

-- In His service ,Richard

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degoose

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#11 posted 01-19-2010 10:48 PM

Hello to you… fellow Aussie… welcome… hope you enjoy the journey and have some fun with woodworking.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#12 posted 01-21-2010 01:00 AM

Hello and welcome to the LJ site… I am sure you’ll have a great time here. Lots to learn from some pros out here… best place to go if you want to look as some amazing work…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#13 posted 01-21-2010 09:28 PM

WElcome to LJ!! I was just looking at some of your incredible work.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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pete57

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#14 posted 01-22-2010 09:04 AM

Hello,
I like your scroll work and congrats on the new tools. I think if you build a nice rough splintery bed pan you won’t have to clean up after those oldies as much.

Welcome to LJ’s and I thing we have a wrench for every nut that comes here. It can be a great experience and if you are looking boxjoints it is probably here somewhere.

-- Humble Wood Servant

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Gary

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#15 posted 01-22-2010 09:25 AM

Welcome to the site. Glad you found us. You’re gonna like it here. Enjoy

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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