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Project by Jhoff posted 02-06-2015 08:28 PM 1334 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Found a pattern online and traced it onto a 2’x3’ board, making a few modifications to the branch pattern along the way to make it visually appealing. I then cut out the branches with a jig saw. I drilled about 50 slots at a 40 degree angle and cut smal dowel rods to hold the thread. My wife had it hung on the wall and filled up immediately. Fairly quick project and it made the wife happy!

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#1 posted 02-07-2015 04:38 AM

I bet your wife loves it. I know a lot of crafters that would really like one of these special trees. Very nice project.

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#2 posted 02-07-2015 05:25 AM

Very Nice Tree!

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#3 posted 02-07-2015 07:20 AM

Very nice and practical project. Good idea to gang threads on three.

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