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Blog entry by murch posted 07-25-2011 09:21 PM 3186 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a work-shop for my new lathe so I decided to grow one from scratch.
Here’s how to go about it.
First of all, go down to your local hard-centre or garden-ware and buy a packet of shed seeds.

Next, get your apprentice to water the seeds

The following morning when you come down for break-fast you will see how your new shed has grown.

Over the course of the next few days you can slowly turn your new shed into Heaven.

This is a happy bunch of projects / yokes in their new home, safe (hopefully) from the other
little apprentices who want to eat them.

And they all lived happily ever after. The End.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.



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hairy

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#1 posted 07-25-2011 09:39 PM

We know where you’ll be for a while.

Does your hard-centre have a garage stretcher? I need 2 of them.

Looks like a lot of fun!

-- in the confusion, I mighta grabbed the gold ...

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AkBob

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#2 posted 07-25-2011 11:06 PM

Rofl!

Don’t tell my wife about those seeds, she’ll be looking for the “Dog House” ones (we don’t own a dog)!

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Transition

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#3 posted 07-26-2011 01:49 AM

Did you have to trade your cow for them?

-- Andrew, Orange County, CA - www.TransitionTurning.com

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#4 posted 07-26-2011 07:06 AM

Those are some great seeds, send me some!

-- Every cloud has a silver lining

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jamsie

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#5 posted 07-26-2011 02:14 PM

I never thought about shed seeds. I must get some. I need more room!

-- Jamsie

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#6 posted 07-26-2011 03:43 PM

Thank you for the suggestion, but I think that those seeds will only work with the help of leprechauns and a
certain young apprentice, Very nice shop, and I hope you and the apprentice enjoy it for many years.

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

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Russ

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#7 posted 07-27-2011 05:02 AM

Very cute. Nice looking shed.

-- Russ

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murch

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#8 posted 07-27-2011 07:52 AM

Thanks folks. The shed is only 8×10 but is ideal for what I need.
Plus it doesn’t take over the whole garden.
Hairy – sold the last 2 garage-stretchers a week ago. Damn, why didn’t you say earlier?
AkBob – Your better half is a saint for putting up with you!!
Andrew – thats only for bean-stalks and they were fresh out of them too.
Kenn, Jamsie – they’re in the post. You should have them in about 2 weeks,
Gus – those damn leprechauns are getting harder and harder to catch. They’re wriggly little feckers too.
Cheers Russ.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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NaFianna

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#9 posted 07-28-2011 12:06 AM

Well done Murch, looks like you have everything you need. Your apprentice will really appreciate this. The humour and thought and just being there will impact the young fella big time. Confidence to pick up tools and have a go using them is sadly lacking in young boys these days.

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

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