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Wishing Well Planter

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Project by Knifeblock posted 06-08-2014 02:40 AM 1859 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Painting this Wishing Well Planter white and getting nice photos during the day was difficult. Guess I need to brush up on how to take pictures during bright sunny days. I was looking to make something a little different from the last one. Please Lumberjocks, jump in and comment. Any ideas or suggestions to make it better. I would like to start a third one but actually I am out of fresh Ideas and could use your help.

Pressure treated Bottom, Yellow Pine, Cedar Cupola, Benjamin Moore Exterior While Paint (Low Luster)
Bucket: Ipe (South American Wood) Ipe is among the most durable lumbers on earth, with exceptional resistance to decay, rot, and insect attack. (as per The Wood DataBase)

Height 7 Ft
Width 43 inches
Wt. Approx 245 lbs





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trees2pens

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#1 posted 06-08-2014 03:33 AM

It is beautiful, never ever saw anything like it.

-- When All Else Fails ... Hit Delete

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Knifeblock

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#2 posted 06-08-2014 04:34 AM

Thank you for the kind words. I went on your web-site…Nice looking. I hope you do very well.

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Rick

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#3 posted 06-08-2014 05:45 AM

Very Nice Work. Well Done! Thanks For Sharing.

Rick

-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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jeffswildwood

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#4 posted 06-08-2014 01:11 PM

Wow. Now that is a wishing well and a beautiful work of art at the same time. Seems you have thought of everything from wood type to lay out. Just beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way thats says "I meant to do that".

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Knifeblock

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#5 posted 06-08-2014 01:17 PM

Thank you very much Jeff.

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Bricofleur

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#6 posted 06-09-2014 02:17 PM

This is the best I ever seen. I like it so much. It’s all in the details. Congrats !

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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Vicki

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#7 posted 06-09-2014 03:18 PM

That is the nicest looking WW I’ve ever seen. Great design with excellent features. Looks too nice to sit outside.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 06-09-2014 03:55 PM

That’s a beautiful project for the yard and a very nice design.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Knifeblock

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#9 posted 06-09-2014 05:08 PM

Thank you so much to Rick, Charles, Vicki and Serge. Your kind words make the project worth making. God Bless all of you.

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