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Location: Shelocta, PA or Fredericksburg, TX


My Name is Ted Frumkin,

Welcome to Around the Bend Woodworks.

With Special attention to wood grain, exterior log shape and contrasting natural colors I create Heirloom Quality furniture & art that affords, comfort, Style, strength & Beauty. Here Around the Bend I take pride in every piece of unique,
handcrafted Furniture & Art I create.
I specialize in Unique Hardwood Slab Benches, Wood Slab Tables, Wood Slab Mantles, One Piece Barstools - Milk Stools - Footstools, Batwing Bar / Cafe Doors, Hand Carved Crosses, Guitar Hanger Shelves, Raw Slabs, My Original Music,& Uncle Ted's Original BB-Q Rub.

-- Ted, TX or PA

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replied on Please keep me in your thoughts for the next wee while. 10-20-2014 04:56 PM
commented on More Tables 09-16-2014 03:34 PM
commented on Hoping it's Entertaining 08-20-2014 08:23 PM
commented on Sculpted Wild Pennsylvania Black Cherry Log one piece Chair with back 08-20-2014 08:18 PM
added project Custom Hickory Live edge Anniversary Bench "Grow Old Along With Me" calligraphy 08-17-2014 04:11 PM
replied on Damaged dining table finish 08-01-2014 10:59 PM
commented on Nap time 05-19-2014 11:50 AM
commented on Cedar Chest 04-29-2014 11:06 PM
commented on tables 04-28-2014 11:49 PM
commented on Tables 04-28-2014 11:48 PM
commented on thecarpentershands's Profile 03-31-2014 01:27 AM
commented on For the show 02-02-2014 06:47 PM
replied on sad end to my shop 01-20-2014 11:58 PM
added project Custom Maple Stair Treads 16@4X12X48 & 1 @ 4X16X72 12-13-2013 03:48 PM
commented on 12 white Oak live edge free form benches 8' long for Jack Daniels Corp. 11-30-2013 10:25 PM

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Scott Bryan

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#1 posted 04-21-2008 01:37 PM

Hello TexPenn,

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

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

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Paul D

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#2 posted 04-21-2008 01:50 PM

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

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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#3 posted 04-21-2008 03:36 PM

Welcome Ted. You have found the right place for woodworking. A great group of people willing to help. Looking forward to see your projects and comments. Have fun and work safe in the shop and use pushsticks.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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#4 posted 04-21-2008 03:41 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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#5 posted 04-21-2008 04:29 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks, I’m sure you’ll enjoy yourself.

-- Joey~~Sabina, Ohio

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#6 posted 04-21-2008 04:34 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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#7 posted 04-21-2008 11:52 PM

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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Todd A. Clippinger

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#8 posted 04-22-2008 05:26 AM

Welcome to LJ! The best woodworking community anywhere!

I look forward to your projects and postings.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#9 posted 04-22-2008 05:36 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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#10 posted 04-22-2008 09:36 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

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

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#11 posted 04-22-2008 10:20 AM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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#12 posted 04-22-2008 05:56 PM

Welcome to LJ’s, this is a great site. We like to do the same kind of work. I’ll be looking to see more of your projects.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service

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#13 posted 05-03-2008 04:16 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 †

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#14 posted 05-03-2008 02:25 PM

Glad you found this site, welcome.

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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#15 posted 05-29-2008 04:00 AM

welcome…you found a good place to share and learn…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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