Dennis Fletcher

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Location: Ridgely, MD

I am a Residential Designer and carpenter by trade, emphasis on designer, mostly.

I have been doing small woodworking projects for years, but never anything great or even very nice. It seems that ADHD can make me very impatient and want to rush through projects.

The finding of B-12 has severely curbed that impatience and I have, in the last couple of years, found that I have a talent for fine woodworking. God has imparted to me a gift and is in the process of refining it.

I have a step-daughter and 3 boys. My 3 boys are all young, but they are all anxious to work with Daddy in the shed doing their own project. The oldest boy has his own tool set, with real tools, so he and I can build his projects together.

The middle son is just turning the age where I can get him to actually finish a project. It is amazing to see what they can do.

My youngest son is a toddler, so I am waiting to see what direction he will go in.

--, Making design and application one. †

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#1 posted 01-14-2010 02:43 PM

Hello Dfletcher,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be an interesting, as well as exciting, experience. Have fun and enjoy.

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

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#2 posted 01-14-2010 04:40 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice to have you join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#3 posted 01-14-2010 05:23 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#4 posted 01-14-2010 06:52 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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#5 posted 01-14-2010 10:49 PM

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 soon moving to Virginia †

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#6 posted 01-15-2010 12:30 AM

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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#7 posted 01-15-2010 01:24 AM

Hey..welcome to the site. Glad you found us.

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

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#8 posted 01-15-2010 08:02 AM

Welcome to LJs a place were there are great people super projects and outstanding woodworkers. Enjoy

-- Custom furniture

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#9 posted 01-15-2010 10:40 AM

WELCOME to LJ’s ….the best place to enhance your woodworking skills and knowledge.

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#10 posted 01-15-2010 04:01 PM

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help you with your woodworking endeavors. Feel free to ask for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#11 posted 01-25-2010 07:40 AM

Hi there,
I too am somewhat new to LumberJocks and would like to welcome you to the site. The folks here are great and the projects will absolutely blow your mind. There are some very talented people out there…
Sit back, enjoy the ride and be careful, this site is extremely addictive…
Welcome to LJ

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#12 posted 02-13-2010 09:10 PM

Dennis: Glad to have you as a buddy.

I made a pulpit that is being used at the Fish Locker Ministries in Ridgley. You should stop in and take a look. I’m not sure what it’s hours are for the coffee shop.
Click for details
201 Sunset Blvd.
Ridgely, MD 21660
(410) 820-1115 office
(410) 820-1116 fax

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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Dennis Fletcher

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#13 posted 02-13-2010 09:19 PM

Oh, you are the one who made it, huh? Looks nice.

I am getting ready to make one for my church in Queenstown, but it is a slow process, not going to rush it, no one knows I am making it, yet. This will be a gift.

--, Making design and application one. †

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