End Grain Cutting Board LJ Class 006 #16: I got me a certificate...

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Blog entry by degoose posted 07-23-2011 12:44 PM 4660 reads 1 time favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I don’t normally worry about certificates for achievement… but this one is a little different…

A while back I was asked to teach a class online… and it was a lot of fun…and the certificate is for finishing the class.. that I was teaching…

Well this evening, my certificate arrived…

I would like to thank everyone involved with the class… and especially Ms Debbie.

I am proud to be a member of the LumberJocks Family…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#1 posted 07-23-2011 12:50 PM

that is something to be proud of

Dr. De


Professor Goose

congratulations !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 07-23-2011 12:50 PM

You are ‘da Man, Larry.

Congrats and thanks for all that you have taught me throughout the years,

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#3 posted 07-23-2011 12:59 PM

Aw Shucks Guys…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#4 posted 07-23-2011 01:19 PM

I still haven’t made the board (it is on that to-do list that keeps growing instead of shrinking) but I enjoyed following along and picked up a tip or two as always. Particularly liked the tip about leaving both ends of the blank longer so you have nice handholds as you cross-cut…never thought to do that before :)

Thanks again

-- "It is tempting, if the only tool you have is a hammer, to treat everything as if it were a nail." -Abraham Maslow

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#5 posted 07-23-2011 02:27 PM

Larry Congratulations on the achievement.

Great class.

-- 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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#6 posted 07-23-2011 03:01 PM


-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#7 posted 07-23-2011 03:06 PM

Congrats and Thank you for doing the class.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#8 posted 07-23-2011 03:28 PM

Wow! You can now make a board on which to display this!
Seriously, congratulations Larry… you and a generous and talented member of LJ.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#9 posted 07-23-2011 04:47 PM

I told you, you would be famous!!

Thanks for the class, Larry!


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#10 posted 07-23-2011 04:55 PM

I will be back looking at that class when I get to my first cutting board. I am really trying to avoid that project because I suspect no one ever builds just one in a row…..............



-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#11 posted 07-23-2011 05:28 PM

Congrats, Larry.

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#12 posted 07-23-2011 05:34 PM

Way to go Larry.

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#13 posted 07-23-2011 08:39 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S !

Really COOL certificate!

Would look real nice on the shop wall!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#14 posted 07-23-2011 09:21 PM

I always thought you should be certified.


Only joking, well done, Larry.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#15 posted 07-23-2011 09:59 PM

CONGRATULATION, my friend. This certificate came without surprise. You got what you deserved.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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