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Blog entry by Martin Sojka posted 1046 days ago 5567 reads 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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The Headless LumberJock rides again, this time creating a special Halloween Candy Container.

There are candy containers used by the average person and then there are those created by LumberJocks!
LumberJocks like to think outside the box, or the bowl as in this case, and take things to a whole new level. And, so, the challenge is on—create a container for Halloween candy or just decoration and enter to win one of the very cool – Special Edition – LumberJock t-shirts.

Rules

  1. design/create something to hold Halloween candy
  2. tag project as “halloween2011”
  3. submit entry by October 31, 2011, midnight (Greenwich Mean Time)
  4. three winners with the highest project score (secret formula that is behind the Hot Projects – in summary it’s a weighted average of the project’s faves, comments and views) will be announced on November 1st
  5. winners will each receive a “Headless LumberJock” t-shirt (see images below)
  6. have fun – fun creating, fun building, fun showcasing your project, and fun using the project for Halloween

Enjoy!

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-- Martin, http://lumberjocks.com | My Facebook: http://profile.to/msojka



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yrob

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#1 posted 1046 days ago

Great theme! I have so many ideas popping in my head for this that I may have trouble choosing one and doing it by the deadline..

-- Yves

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#2 posted 1046 days ago

Oh man, that is an awesome shirt. Is it somewhere to just buy?

-- Tim- http://www.asliceofwoodworkshop.com; Twitter-@asliceofwood; Facebook-http://www.facebook.com/asliceofwood

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Martin Sojka

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#3 posted 1046 days ago

Yeah, it sure is one crazy shirt :) I will post the link to the shirt page tomorrow so anybody interested will be able to buy it right before Halloween.

-- Martin, http://lumberjocks.com | My Facebook: http://profile.to/msojka

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balidoug

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#4 posted 1045 days ago

Someone should tell that guy on the tee shirt to use a push stick next time.

-- From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned. Immanuel Kant

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littlecope

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#5 posted 1043 days ago

Martin: Did you ever find the link for these shirts?
I can’t find the regular LJ store either… where is that located nowadays??
It’s probably right under my nose, but I can’t find it… Thanks!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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David Grimes

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#6 posted 1043 days ago

Three (3) days ago, he said “be able to buy it right before Halloween”.

The link will probably be here: http://shop.cafepress.com/lumberjock

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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littlecope

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#7 posted 1043 days ago

Yeah, I found that David, but when I click t-shirts it says “Oops!”, “Page removed or renamed” etc….

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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MsDebbieP

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#8 posted 1043 days ago

No comment

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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usnret

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#9 posted 1042 days ago

I am sorry but I just have to say it “SawStop could have prevented that accident”

Like I said sorry guys I just saw the oppurtunity and it happened.

-- Chief Petty Officer USN(RET) 1991-2011

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littlecope

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#10 posted 1042 days ago

Thank You MsDebbie… :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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Joe Lyddon

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#11 posted 1042 days ago

Yes… Thank you!

I BOOKMARKED it this time…

... just for kicks, I went to the ROOT (home) of the URL, and Searched for Lumberjocks… and could never get back & find what Debbie’s link showed… So, just knowing what the website is won’t do you any good!

Save Debbie’s complete URL… in Favorites or Bookmarks to be safe…
... then, don’t forget that you did it! LOL

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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MsDebbieP

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#12 posted 1042 days ago

the link is in every issue of the eMag

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Joe Lyddon

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#13 posted 1041 days ago

... I don’t know what to say… I read every one of them… maybe not finely enough…
... I guess I’ve missed it for the Forest… (??)

Thank you…

I shall look closer… :)

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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MsDebbieP

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#14 posted 1041 days ago

lol
it’s at the bottom, before the Company information.
hint: there’s a picture of a hat, I think, in the last couple of issues.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Joe Lyddon

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#15 posted 1041 days ago

Change the Picture to The T-Shirt and I’ll bet it will be noticed more… LOL
... maybe have both…

Thank you! LOL

Have a good one!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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