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Thanksgiving Napkin Holder

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Project by TheDane posted 11-15-2014 09:34 PM 1130 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Something different for the Thanksgiving dinner table … the ‘drumstick’ is a hard maple offset turning, while the back and base are birdseye maple.

I can’t take credit for the idea … this project was the brainchild of Tim Yoder, featured a few weeks ago on Popular Woodworking’s YouTube channel ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wy-Dq2aE278 ).

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"





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Joe Lyddon

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#1 posted 11-16-2014 06:43 AM

Very NICE…

COOL napkin rack…

Happy HAPPY!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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hairy

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#2 posted 11-16-2014 01:23 PM

I saw the video. I like yours better, sorry Tim. The acorns are a nice touch.

-- stay thirsty my friends...

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Wildwood

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#3 posted 11-16-2014 02:17 PM

I agree with Hairy like yours better and acorns just makes the presentation over the top!

-- Bill

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TheDane

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#4 posted 11-16-2014 02:35 PM

Thanks! Full disclosure: The acorns and pine cones were SWMBO’s idea … she has a very artistic touch (you should see her quilts, runners, wall hangings, etc.).

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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Rick Dennington

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#5 posted 11-16-2014 03:00 PM

Stellar job on the napkin holder, Gerry…..I am planning to make the same thing for family members for Christmas…..I need to make one for us, as ours is wore out…..You know how that goes….It’s like the mechanic who works on everyone elese’s cars, except his own…...

-- My grandpa used to say: "Y'all come back when you can....come after dinner, and leave before supper.."

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