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Project by bondogaposis posted 10-21-2015 07:18 PM 1093 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Sheila Landry design. I made it for my niece’s 2 yr old. I think the design is perfect for that age, he can begin to learn something about numbers and colors while solving the simple puzzle. Sheila has the plans for scroll saw, I don’t have one but I was able to make these on the bandsaw w/ an 1/8” blade and relief cuts on the inside curves. Pretty simple but elegant toy, I think. Thanks Sheila. The wood is poplar. I made a box for them too, also poplar w/ an oak lid. Link to plans.

-- Bondo Gaposis





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Redoak49

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#1 posted 10-21-2015 08:28 PM

Very nice gift for a two year old.

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gfadvm

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#2 posted 10-21-2015 11:47 PM

Pretty darn cute toys!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#3 posted 10-22-2015 12:26 AM

I bought the plans, they are wonderful

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#4 posted 10-22-2015 12:30 AM

Perfect gift for a 2 year old. Very nice!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#5 posted 10-22-2015 09:36 AM

very nicely done. these are so simple and kids just love them. I have made 4 sets so far and still counting. the box is another big plus. you did a great job.

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