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Location: Overland Park, KS
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I am first a husband of an amazing wife and a father of two awesome kids. By day I am a Construction Manager. After those two things, I am an avid period furnituremaker.

My Dad Ben Hobbs is a professional period furnituremaker in North Carolina, and I learned from him by working with him growing up. With the need for furniture for my daughter's room a few years ago, I picked up woodworking again a few years ago. I enjoy building Queen Anne and Chippendale style furniture and collecting books related to period furniture. I like to take on new challenges year by year to stretch my skills, and to learn from those who are masters in the craft like my father.

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commented on Mahogany 18th century tilt-top 'pie crust' tea table 07-08-2014 05:24 PM
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commented on Twin for the twins 02-17-2013 09:29 PM
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added project Humidor 02-08-2013 07:59 PM
commented on Chester County Spice Box in Curly Cherry 02-07-2013 09:35 PM
commented on Philadelphia Chippendale Stool 02-07-2013 08:03 PM
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added project Philadelphia Chippendale Stool 02-07-2013 06:52 PM
commented on Charleston Easy Chair 08-24-2012 07:00 PM
commented on My first "Chippendale" bench 05-13-2012 02:46 PM
commented on Thomas White Desk 03-27-2012 04:54 PM
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#1 posted 09-05-2008 09:25 PM

Hey Chobbs66!! Welcome to LumberJocks!! Walk around and enjoy yourself, the site is vast. You’ll find it’s the best community on the net. If you need anything, give us a ‘holler.

—Steve

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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#2 posted 09-06-2008 01:19 AM

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 09-06-2008 03:57 AM

Hello Chobbs66,

Welcome to LJs. I hope that you will find this to be an exciting and rewarding part of your woodworking journey.

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

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#4 posted 09-06-2008 04:15 AM

Welcome to LJ’s.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#5 posted 09-06-2008 11:05 AM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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#6 posted 09-08-2008 11:50 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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chobbs66

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#7 posted 09-09-2008 08:14 PM

Thanks guys for the welcome.

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#8 posted 09-10-2008 03:12 AM

Welcome to lumberjocks. I hope you take advantage of all the possibilities LJ’s offers.

-- Kip Northern Illinois ( If you don't know where your goin any road will take you there) George Harrison

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#9 posted 09-10-2008 10:04 PM

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

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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#10 posted 09-23-2008 09:26 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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#11 posted 12-01-2008 03:39 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 karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#12 posted 09-05-2009 12:56 AM

Congratulations on your upcoming anniversary as a Lumber Jock! I look forward to more of your posts.

-- Gary

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#13 posted 12-08-2009 09:06 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#14 posted 09-03-2010 06:32 AM

Another year has rolled by. We must be having too much fun, cause it seems like just yesterday when I congratulated you on 1 year. Congratulations on your 2nd anniversary at Lumber Jocks. Thanks for helping make LJ a great place to visit and happy anniversary!

-- Gary

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