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Location: Zanesville Ohio
Website: http://www.flickr.com/photos/42349669@N05/

My name is Todd and I retired at 38 from the U.S. Army in 2006 after 20 years of service and went to work for the Federal Government as a civilian until the office that I worked for moved to another state in August of 2011. I married the best woman in the world in 2009 and I am now in the process of building furniture in the Arts and Crafts style for her. This full fills a promise that I made to her and at the same time I can brush up on my skills prior to starting a full time business as a cabinet maker. I have been doing wood working for more than thirty years now. I have taught classes on the subject while in the military at a craft shop located on post as well as doing contracted work from time to time to supplement my income. This new chapter has been very enjoyable for me working for myself doing something that I love cannot be beat. Thank you for stopping by and would like to invite you to follow along with me on what I hope is a marvelous journey.

-- Head to the shop its calling you – Todd

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added blog entry Shuffling (Everyday I'm) #3: Short amount 11-23-2013 11:48 PM
added blog entry Shuffling (Everyday I'm) #2: Its as easy to build three at one time as it is to build one 11-22-2013 11:10 PM
added blog entry Shuffling (Everyday I'm) #1: Hoarders of cut offs 11-22-2013 12:55 AM
added project A year ago 11-20-2013 01:10 AM
added blog entry Day to day life #13: Wow where did my shop go 01-10-2013 06:32 PM
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commented on ambrosia maple and walnut high back stool 07-04-2012 11:44 PM
commented on Adirondack Chair(s) ala Norm Abram 07-04-2012 11:41 PM
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commented on Boxguy Lowers The Water Table 07-02-2012 11:59 AM
commented on Adirondack set 07-02-2012 11:51 AM
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T. D. Reid

275 posts in 1032 days


#1 posted 12-25-2011 05:07 PM

Merry Christmas

-- Head to the shop its calling you – Todd

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Max

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#2 posted 12-25-2011 05:32 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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#3 posted 12-25-2011 05:41 PM

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

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#4 posted 12-25-2011 06:28 PM

Can someone tell me how to change the name of my shop I posted? I had a typo problem.

-- Head to the shop its calling you – Todd

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#5 posted 12-26-2011 05:49 AM

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

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

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#6 posted 12-26-2011 09:58 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#7 posted 12-27-2011 02:05 AM

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

Regarding your question, please direct it to Martin Sojka. He is the website operatior and can help you. Do a search on his name in the search area at the top right side of this screen. Good Luck !

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#8 posted 12-27-2011 03:06 AM

Thanks Wayne

-- Head to the shop its calling you – Todd

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#9 posted 12-28-2011 03:38 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#10 posted 01-08-2012 06:14 PM

Welcome!..Nice shop!!!!!

-- http://www.PictureTrail.com/gid6255915

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#11 posted 03-28-2012 03:38 PM

Hi Todd, Thank you for the nice comments, yes the third pick is a night stand ,one of a pair that I made for my daughter Adele to go with a bed that i posted a while back.
Your stuff looks great.
Go well,
Steven

-- stevenb

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#12 posted 05-18-2012 04:42 PM

Hi Todd,

Thanks for the welcome on my profile! Looks like we’ve got more in common than just living in Ohio! I spent about 20 years with the Army; 10 as a service member and 10 as a DA civilian. Now, I’m an AF civilian, working a ways east of you, near Dayton. Just today, I was thinking how nice it would have been to have retired from active duty and taken up woodworking as a second career. Looks like you’re living the dream, buddy! Best of luck to ya! God bless you and yours, and thanks for your service!

Cheers!
Kevin

-- This message is made of 100% recycled electrons.

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