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Location: Kansas City
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If I could choose my reincarnation it would be as a fine woodworker. I am what is called a wood butcher and a stick builder. I just don't have the talent and have only managed a few projects. But I so much admire the skill and talent of others.

I currently am the media relations officer at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City and have the joy of knowing fine restorers and fine craftsmen.

My only "D" in school was in junior high school when during a nine-week segment of woodworking I wasn't able to successfully plane a block of wood into a notepad. Yet I keep at it. Take pity on me.

-- Caulk and paint are a poor carpenter's best friends

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commented on Wine Cabinet 09-20-2013 06:20 PM
commented on Mondrian Inspired Dining Table 08-20-2013 04:46 PM
added project Finished out attic space 08-20-2013 04:18 PM
replied on 6 word story 02-19-2013 10:35 PM
added project Chunk of walnut for desktop accent point in attic finish out 02-19-2013 10:28 PM
added project Display rack for my books 09-25-2012 03:01 AM
commented on Cabinet for shoes 05-27-2012 03:59 AM
added project Cabinet for shoes 05-27-2012 01:15 AM
started topic Titan Wood Post anchor system 03-23-2012 09:09 PM
commented on Amazing Saw For The Price........ Minus the Insert Plate 03-23-2012 08:50 PM
commented on Ergonomic Laptop Risers! 02-20-2012 10:42 PM
commented on Finally finished Magazine Boxes 02-20-2012 10:31 PM
commented on winter solo show 02-20-2012 10:26 PM
commented on Japanese Modern Style jewelry box 02-20-2012 10:21 PM
replied on Woven wood walls 02-20-2012 10:19 PM

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Karson

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#1 posted 01-01-2009 09:57 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 karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#2 posted 01-01-2009 10:52 PM

Welcome to LJ’s.

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

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Scott Bryan

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#3 posted 01-02-2009 12:08 AM

Hello Kcrandy,

Let me welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find this to be a rewarding and enriching part of your woodworking journey.

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

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#4 posted 01-02-2009 01:13 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks – The best woodworking community anywhere!
I look forward to seeing your posts and projects.

Share the Love ~ Share the Knowledge

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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Max

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#5 posted 01-02-2009 02:19 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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woodworm

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#6 posted 01-02-2009 02:38 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

Take care and work safely.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Grumpy

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#7 posted 01-02-2009 03:26 AM

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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cajunpen

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#8 posted 01-02-2009 04:14 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks – enjoy the Community.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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rikkor

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#9 posted 01-02-2009 12:24 PM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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Todd Thomas

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#10 posted 01-02-2009 12:28 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks….It will be a great resource for you and your projects. There are a bunch of great people here willing to help……have fun….Looking forward to your projects and posts….. WARNING: Visiting LumberJocks has proven to be addictive

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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xylosapiens

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#11 posted 07-05-2009 03:27 AM

Thank you for your comment: it curious how things happen. For the first time, somebody dealing with art (I mean you, obviously) says something nice about my work. I would have appreciate your words never like today, because of my personal circumstances. Thank you very much.

-- Alejandro Moreno alias xylosapiens, CANARY ISLANDS

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a1Jim

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#12 posted 07-05-2009 04:22 AM

Welcome to LJs a fun place with great people,super projects and fantastic woodworkers. Enjoy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#13 posted 12-26-2009 12:32 AM

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

-- Gary

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cabinetmaster

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#14 posted 12-26-2009 12:38 AM

Congratulations on your Anniversary. We look forward to your continued posts and comments

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

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Bureaucrat

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#15 posted 01-01-2011 05:24 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 and Happy New Year.

-- Gary

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