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Make a Wish (Wishing Well)

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It is actually several years ago, and I didn’t know who this really was that came into my woodshop class and asked for our help. He just seemed like a nice old cowboy… but I won’t give it away. I found out the same way you will, by watching the video below (go here if you would like to download the video). The project took about a month for several students to complete. It was all based around a casino bucket of all things. Please feel free to comment.

While the video is loading… Being a woodshop teacher for the past 30 years has been a dream come true and while I could take retirement right now….what better job is there then this? My program was featured in WOOD magazine, “American Woodworker ” and we are featured on the CarveWright educational brochure. My program was also featured in a local publication called Prescott Women magazine.

-- Mr. B





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Les Hastings

1274 posts in 2356 days


#1 posted 1907 days ago

I take my hat off to you sir, Thanks again for teaching woodworking class’s in the schools!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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jockmike2

10635 posts in 2830 days


#2 posted 1907 days ago

Congratulations sir, kudos too, we need more people like you and more shop classes in schools. It is one of the things that got me into lathe work again.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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rtb

1099 posts in 2296 days


#3 posted 1907 days ago

Very well done. These type of projects need more exposure and hopefully the will encourage more wood shop classes.

-- RTB. stray animals are just looking for love

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MsDebbieP

18614 posts in 2744 days


#4 posted 1907 days ago

that’s excellent!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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a1Jim

111999 posts in 2160 days


#5 posted 1906 days ago

I wish I had a wishing well like that.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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