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Workshop by WoodGal posted 07-07-2010 06:48 AM 3984 reads 7 times favorited 33 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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Once I decided that I was going to build my dream shop, I spent several months looking for the perfect building plan to fit my tastes and more importantly, my needs. I wanted a building that had lots of character and one that would compliment my house. After many months of searching with no results I gave up and decided to design something on my own using Sketchup. This is what I came up with.

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#1 posted 07-07-2010 06:59 AM

And we have another lucky shop owner! Very cool!

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#2 posted 07-07-2010 07:05 AM

Great shop I wish my house looked that good, beautiful design.

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#3 posted 07-07-2010 07:06 AM

Wow, that is amazing! And this is your work shop? You are a women that knows what she wants and has alot of confidence. I’m sure it’s going to turn out beautiful. Knowing what is going to come out of this after it is finished is going to be amazing. I can’t wait to see your next project.

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#4 posted 07-07-2010 07:08 AM

Yes! That is a wonderful shop!

I think the difference is in the “woman’s touch”... it looks SO COOL!

You’re going to have FUN!

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#5 posted 07-07-2010 07:46 AM

That’s going to be a great shop.
I love all the natural light.

Good job desigining it.

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#6 posted 07-07-2010 08:22 AM

Just an incredible shop, cant wait to see some pics of the finished work.

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#7 posted 07-07-2010 12:05 PM

Now this is a shop that I certainly would enjoy working in!! It looks like you are going to have plenty of room in there and I would say that most of us would love to have this much natural light in our shops.

Keep us posted on your shop’s evolution.

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#8 posted 07-07-2010 12:59 PM

That has got to be the most beautiful shop I’ve seen.

-- Joe

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#9 posted 07-07-2010 03:50 PM

That’s looking too pretty to be a shop. That looks like it would be a great building to show off your work, like a gallery…

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#10 posted 07-07-2010 04:00 PM

Looks like a show home!

You will really enjoy all the natural light and I like the high ceilings.


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#11 posted 07-07-2010 04:02 PM

That looks like it will be a SUPER shop. Congratulations.

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#12 posted 07-08-2010 02:16 AM

Wow! That’s excellent! Congratulations!!!

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#13 posted 07-08-2010 02:31 AM

That going to be a nice shop, Congratulations!!!!

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#14 posted 07-08-2010 05:41 AM

That looks fabulous! I think you’re creating some envy on LJs! ;-) Can’t wait to see it finished.

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#15 posted 07-08-2010 07:38 AM

What a fine dream shop. You must be really excited to see it coming together. Will any part of it be a showroom for clients to view your work?


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