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Location: Cowichan Bay, B.C., Canada
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A former Transportation Workaholic who, along with my wife Lucie, made the decision to downsize our life and finally get into something I have wanted to do all my life - namely work with wood.

As a result, we sold up, moved to Vancouver Island, downsized our home but built a shop and are now doing what we both enjoy, i.e. working at what brings us fulfillment (and a little money on the size) and a lot less stress in our lives.

-- Jamie

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commented on Jock in the Box, a Marquetry Puzzle Box 01-30-2012 11:00 PM
commented on VEGGIE BIN 11-27-2011 09:56 PM
commented on ROUTE 66 11-27-2011 09:50 PM
added project VEGGIE BIN 11-26-2011 07:22 PM
added project ROUTE 66 11-26-2011 07:14 PM
commented on Tea Box 10-28-2011 02:19 AM
commented on Boxes & Serving Trays. 10-28-2011 02:17 AM
commented on Sofa End Tables 10-07-2011 12:35 AM
commented on A Few Holiday Photos #1: A gelato bar with marquetry 10-06-2011 09:54 PM
commented on Arnie's Tea Box 06-24-2011 08:08 PM
commented on Double Vision 06-24-2011 08:01 PM
commented on Double Vision 06-22-2011 05:05 PM
replied on Deep End or Small Steps? 06-17-2011 04:22 PM
commented on WASGO BOX 06-05-2011 09:22 PM
commented on Tribal Hawk 06-05-2011 09:20 PM

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Max

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#1 posted 05-25-2011 10:20 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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SnowyRiver

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#2 posted 05-26-2011 01:28 AM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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larryw

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#3 posted 05-26-2011 03:03 AM

Welcome to LJ’s Jamie, it’s always good to see more people becoming lumberjocks.

-- "everything is beautiful, but not everyone sees it" ~confucius-551-449 b.c.~

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surfin2

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#4 posted 05-26-2011 05:35 AM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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HallTree

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#5 posted 05-26-2011 06:03 AM

Welcome. You have found the right place for woodworking. A great group of people willing to help. Looking forward to see your projects and comments. Work safe in the shop and don’t forget to use pushsticks.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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Splinterman

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#6 posted 05-26-2011 10:47 AM

“WELCOME to LJ’s.”

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shipwright

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#7 posted 05-26-2011 04:57 PM

Good to see you here Jamie. You will find it an enriching experience.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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orionoriginals

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#8 posted 05-26-2011 05:43 PM

Thanks everyone and especially “Shipwright” for putting me on to this site. What I’ve seen so far makes me realize how far I still have to go.

-- Jamie

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Mark

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#9 posted 05-29-2011 02:14 AM

So when you gonna make room for me to come move in? I have all the tools you can think of and I’ll let you use them. lol :P

-- My purpose in life: Making sawdust

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orionoriginals

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#10 posted 05-30-2011 10:21 PM

Sorry Mark, as the saying goes “there ain’t no more room at the inn!” which you would believe if you saw newer pics of the shop!

-- Jamie

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