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Location: Pittsburg, Ca. 94565

Randolph Kent Torres


• To bring work into public arena
• To apply myself to my artwork as my primary occupation
• To professionally market my work

Second Career: Life as an Artist

• Life-long interest in design, woodworking, and geometry
• Five-and-a-half years of trial & error developing &
inventing woodworking processes to create the
art I envision.
• Creating fine woodworked 3-dimensional pieces

Home and Pre-Trade Work

Married, two sons, four grandchildren

Attended Del Valle High School in Walnut Creek

Grew up in East Palo Alto and Walnut Creek, California

Teamster, Beekeeping, Ranching

-- another tip from cooperedpatterns

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commented on A Three-legged Table 972 days ago
added project rebuilt Maple Table 973 days ago
added project SALT / PEPPER SHAKER 973 days ago
replied on Are you an artist or a woodworker 973 days ago
commented on Homemade favery 974 days ago
commented on Tv Stand 974 days ago
commented on one rocking monkey 974 days ago
commented on Can I fool you vessel turners? 974 days ago
replied on Who Would EVER Measure in Thousandths? 974 days ago
commented on A Three-legged Table 974 days ago
commented on Salt & Pepper Display Case 975 days ago
commented on Miter Cuts? 975 days ago
commented on Miter Cuts? 976 days ago
commented on Wilderness 976 days ago
commented on Miter Cuts? 977 days ago

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#1 posted 2152 days ago

Welcome to lumberjocks.

-- Woody, UK

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 2152 days ago

Hello Cooperedpatterns,

Welcome to LJs. I hope that you will find this to be an interesting and enjoyable part of your woodworking experience

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

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#3 posted 2152 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s.

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

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#4 posted 2152 days ago

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 2152 days ago

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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#6 posted 2151 days ago

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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#7 posted 2151 days ago

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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Randolph Torres

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#8 posted 2151 days ago

Tom: Thanks for the welcome. Randolph

-- another tip from cooperedpatterns

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#9 posted 2150 days ago

Welcome to the shop. I look forward to seeing your projects and I hope you enjoy the site. There is alot of good information available from both professionals and amateurs who are willing to share their craft. God Bless!

-- Rusty

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#10 posted 2132 days ago

Good to see another California woodworker in the shop. Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- Happy woodworking!

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#11 posted 2116 days ago

Won’t comment on each piece, can’t type that well. Let me say here, they are all super! Original, artistic and masterfully executed. You should have a great future.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#12 posted 2084 days ago

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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#13 posted 1789 days ago

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

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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#14 posted 1425 days ago

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!

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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#15 posted 993 days ago

Randolph – In reference to the yarn swift, my wife works in a yarn shop which had a similar swift made by someone up in New England. I had also seen several other type on the internet. I am told that the Shaker’s used some of these which is one of the reasons I made mine of Cherry. So far it has worked well. Thanks for the comment.

-- Roger M, Aiken, SC

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