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Location: Northern Virginia

Regular guy who likes to make stuff who lives with a very patient wife, three daughters and three cats.

I've always enjoyed making "stuff" but it wasn't until that we had kids that I realized how much fun there was in the making and joy in the giving of wooden toys.

Never had my own shop space but that is changing as a new utility room is being added to our house and I get half of the space to make splinters and sawdust in.

After having "lurked" here for about a year I decided that with my new space coming on line it was time to show some of the stuff I have worked on. This site has given me plenty of inspiration so maybe a couple of my toys will encourage other "lurkers" to stop looking and start making.

-- Toy Making Dad, Northern Virginia,

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commented on Moon Car 09-04-2016 12:08 AM
replied on Minimalist Tools 02-24-2016 12:25 PM
commented on I have no idea where those came from! 09-27-2015 05:44 PM
commented on Elephant Merry-Go-Round 07-03-2015 08:58 PM
added project Elephant Merry-Go-Round 07-03-2015 03:13 PM
commented on First Rocking Horse 05-29-2015 03:39 PM
commented on Day of the Dead band / Dia de los Muertos 2015 05-14-2015 11:54 PM
commented on Tow Truck and Work Truck Set 05-01-2015 01:40 AM
commented on Woodworking Bench 04-14-2015 01:41 PM
commented on Chalk Truck 03-31-2015 08:30 PM
commented on Apropos of nothing, here is a sea horse. 03-12-2015 03:04 PM
commented on Beaver Toys 02-13-2015 06:36 PM
added project Flippy Acrobats (Sir Walter Scott, Bertie Wooster and a Panda) 12-31-2014 02:13 AM
commented on Just Stirrin’ Things Up 11-21-2014 09:54 PM
commented on Desk set 11-18-2014 01:59 PM

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#1 posted 11-22-2012 04:24 PM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 11-22-2012 04:55 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#3 posted 11-22-2012 09:01 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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#4 posted 11-22-2012 10:29 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#5 posted 12-11-2012 09:05 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks! I hope you will enjoy your membership and share your projects with us all.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#6 posted 08-20-2014 05:17 PM

Welcome to LJ. I have added you to my ‘buddy’ list. It appears that we share the same type of toymaking spirit! Enjoyed your projects page.

-- Ed

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