No, I'm Not Addicted!

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Project by MsDebbieP posted 1833 days ago 2458 views 1 time favorited 47 comments Add to Favorites Watch

July 16/09

Hi, my name is Debbie and….

... and I can’t keep up with the demand!
All except the one of the left, which is ash, are made from a pine 2×2.

Because the pine is so easy to turn, I’m just having fun with these little cuties.

Thanks, once again to Traci, from Fox Chapel Publishing, for the “Turning Vintage Toys” book. (Read more about this venture, here.) Watch for the free draw!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#1 posted 1833 days ago

My daughter wood…uhhh would love a set of these. Nicely done!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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#2 posted 1833 days ago

They really are cute Deb. I can see why you’d get hooked. How do you make the little ears?

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

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#3 posted 1833 days ago


the ears are pieces of deerhide and glued into drilled holes in the wood.
the eyes are tiny black beads.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#4 posted 1833 days ago

You have “The Touch” Ms. DebbieP!

Looks like their sniffin around for some cheese!

-- Having fun...Eric

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#5 posted 1833 days ago

Very mice work MsDebbie !! :)

-- John in Belgrave (Website) ,

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#6 posted 1833 days ago

e gads a mouse!!!!!!!!!

Hi Ms Debbie;

Nice job!

Long time, no speak. Good to hear you’re still a woodworker!


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 1833 days ago

It looks like your house is going to be taken over by mice.

Do you know that mice have about 11 in each litter?

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#8 posted 1833 days ago

They are just tooooo adorable! And wood mice don’t eat much either. These would be great stocking stuffers!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#9 posted 1833 days ago

They look like the are singing. Cute!

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#10 posted 1833 days ago

these are awesome! great idea

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#11 posted 1833 days ago

Absolutely adorable. Great work. BZ

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#12 posted 1833 days ago

thank you; thank you!!
I do have to thank Fox Chapel for this book review event. I am having so much fun with these mice!

11 in a litter… I guess I still have a few to make :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#13 posted 1833 days ago

What is it with you and mice or mices? LOL looking good enough to trap and play with.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#14 posted 1833 days ago

Wonderful playful project and neat little shelf too. Another great project MsDebbie.

-- Custom furniture

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#15 posted 1833 days ago

It’s a good thing you’re NOT addicted. Otherwise you might find yourself looking for a bigger place. These are way cool.

-- Working at Woodworking

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