New SweetHeart MiniTags

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Project by DustyNewt posted 10-21-2009 10:58 AM 1709 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A customer requested this item, a smaller version of my SweetHeart Keychain.

It could be used as a keychain, zipper pull, ID for totes, backpacks, etc.

These are done in Zebrawood and Maple. They are double-sided with a name on each side. The customer who inspired this wanted a “His and Hers”, so the pictures include both.

I am offering these in any two of the woods I have in stock. I currently have Oak, Maple, Walnut, Mesquite, Zebrawood, Purpleheart and Rosewood.

They measure approximately 3/8 by 3/8 inch by however many letters are involved. The ones pictured are about 3” with the screw eye and 1/2” ring. The dime is for size reference.

Because of their small size, they are more labor intensive than my standard keychains.

There are no dyes or stains used to change their natural color. I finish each with three coats of clear lacquer.

-- Peace in Wood ~

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#1 posted 10-21-2009 11:04 AM

you must work with tweezers !
and one of those monocles ?

very nice .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 10-21-2009 12:26 PM

I always enjoy your work. These are, like, tiny … and still have the same detail and clarity. Very impressive.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#3 posted 10-21-2009 03:35 PM

Those are really cute. Too small for my old eyes. BZ

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#4 posted 10-21-2009 05:03 PM

fun and unique it looks like I would need a microscope to do this ,good job.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#5 posted 10-24-2009 11:45 PM

Thanks for the comments. In addition to wearing my reading glasses to do these, I am finding I need more light on the subject than I used to.

-- Peace in Wood ~

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#6 posted 11-14-2011 02:53 AM

That’s the tiniest pair of nunchucks I’ve ever seen…

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