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ScrollSaw Information and Resources #56: Repurpose your patterns and thinking.

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Blog entry by jerrells posted 11-11-2013 04:12 PM 668 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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On Friday and Saturday I was a vendor at a local craft show. I got many of the usual “off the wall questions” but some of them got me to thinking.

I cut many of Shelia Landry’s (and Keith’s) candle tray patterns and several people ask if they were trivets. Well some of them, printed at about 75%, make a great size trivet. So I think I will start offering some like that.

Also, on a separate note, I cut some of the 3 dimensional patterns from Sue Mey and Steve Good, to name a few, so why not do a glue up like the pen turners. Take different colors of thin wood and glue then together to make the blank for cutting the 3D pattern.

I think both of these will work great in different areas. Just using some of my gray matter while it still is working.

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.



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#1 posted 11-11-2013 04:22 PM

Those are great ideas. I look forward to seeing how the 3D multi colored projects turn out.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#2 posted 11-11-2013 08:22 PM

Sounds like you had a good turn out at your show, it gave you some new insight. I too am looking forward to seeing your 3d multi-colored projects.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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