Letter Opener

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Project by brianinpa posted 2147 days ago 1126 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Every time I finish a project, I seem to “lose” them to my wife. When visiting a WoodCraft store I picked up a couple items so I could make things to help me at work: I am an Office Manager at a book distribution center. My last project got diverted from my desk to my wife’s desk, but that worked out for the best.

I have some scrap pieces of walnut lying around the shop, so I am making my desk accessories out of walnut. This one is a simple letter opener, but it is my first turning of this type. It won’t be my last.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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#1 posted 2147 days ago

remember it’s nice to share, I’m sure your wife appreciates it. Keep up the good work.

-- Every cloud has a silver lining

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#2 posted 2147 days ago

But Kenn, the wife did not get this one.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#3 posted 2146 days ago

You should make it a point to always make something for her first.

By the way, very nice.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#4 posted 2146 days ago

Nice Job, Brian!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 2145 days ago

Nice job, Brian. Thanks for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#6 posted 2145 days ago

Oh boy, now your hooked. It’s fun the do these types of projects. They’re simple but very unique and special and everyone admires them. Keep them coming.

-- spinning into a new adventure

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