Mum, Dad and the kids.

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This was a purely fun project, they are made from Tasmanian myrtle and are around 6in tall.
Finished with Krylon Lacquer.
Hope you like them.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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Bob Collins

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#1 posted 06-12-2014 05:03 AM

Nice fun project Bob, good to see you are enjoying yourself. Nice bit of turning there mate.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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Mark Shymanski

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#2 posted 06-12-2014 05:05 AM

These are novel turnings. I think my kids would get a kick out of these.

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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#3 posted 06-12-2014 06:26 AM

Nice work they area really nice family,
Choice of timber excellent !!
Good to see other LJs have a craft box too!

-- Regards Robert

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#4 posted 06-12-2014 10:48 AM

Ha ha they are great fun looking little characters…I imagine you had a good time making them.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#5 posted 06-12-2014 10:54 AM

Hay, looks like fun.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#6 posted 06-12-2014 11:31 AM

More fun than a barrel of monkeys. Cool little mascots.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#7 posted 06-12-2014 12:05 PM

Ha, what fun.
That looks like a cute little family you got there.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#8 posted 06-13-2014 01:15 AM

Thanks for the comments,
Sure was a lot of fun making them.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#9 posted 06-13-2014 02:02 AM

Very cool little family you have there! Some might think i am strange but i like the feet you gave them.
They look great.

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James

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#10 posted 06-13-2014 11:04 PM

Nice piece of work here Bob, just goes to show you that you Aussies do have a Bloody Good sense of humor. Looks like it was a lot of fun in the making, Most certainly a Daily top Three

-- Rockbuster,Ft. Wayne,In It is far better to remain silent, and appear the fool, than it is to open ones mouth, and remove all doubt.

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#11 posted 06-16-2014 02:16 AM

Sorry i’m really late for this party! Nice looking family you put together Bob! But I’m real jealous because they all have more hair than I!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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