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Project by Henndoe posted 11-29-2014 11:13 PM 986 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a temporary grave marker I made for a good friend of mines mother who had just lost her long long battle with cancer. They could not get any grave stone or anything to mark it until late summer and asked me if there was anything I could do for them. I jumped at the opportunity to do it for her. She was having a tuff time with not having anything there, she said she feels a lot better about it now so that makes me happy. Made from cherry I cut off my land. I cut it in half cut the letters with the scroll saw painted the back part then glued it back together. I debated on posting this but decided I wanted to share it with you all. Thanks





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woodbutcherbynight

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#1 posted 11-30-2014 12:34 AM

Nice, very kind of you to take such time an effort.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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JustplaneJeff

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#2 posted 11-30-2014 12:50 AM

A labor of love

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#3 posted 12-01-2014 01:37 PM

May she rest in peace.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 12-02-2014 09:00 AM

These truly are the best projects. They mean so much more than a decoration or a piece of furniture. Beautiful work.

-- May the good Lord help me if I ever actually have a shop, garage or basement.

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