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Project by dustynewt posted 1763 days ago 1417 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These keep me out of trouble and enable me to meet wonderful people all over the world.

1st pic- DeFuniak Springs, FL. Carved Rosewood Initial pendant – a lot of hand work on this

2nd & 3rd pics- Washinton, VA and Diamond, IL . Standard oak keychains

4th pic- Jumbo walnut keychain – Tampa, FL. For a shared conference room key. Hard to lose this one.

5th pic- Three sizes of keychains. Jumbo, Standard & MiniTags

-- Peace in Wood ~ http://dustynewt.com/





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Blake

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#1 posted 1763 days ago

These are cool!

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 1763 days ago

Cool bunch of scroll work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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kolwdwrkr

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#3 posted 1763 days ago

You did a great job on the K. I really like the look

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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scrappy

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#4 posted 1763 days ago

Fantastic work. That K looks like a LOT of hand work. Outstanding job.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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mmh

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#5 posted 1763 days ago

I also like the shaping you did on the “K”. It looks similar to the traditional fishing hooks the Hawaiians and other islanders made, which are now being made for neckwear instead of fishing.

The keyrings are a smart idea to keep those keys where they belong!

-- "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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dustynewt

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#6 posted 1763 days ago

Thanks for all your comments.
I have done some of the Maori style fishhook pendants in rosewood as well. I have been doing the keychains for 27+ years (now as a hobby and a little extra money). People love their names and there are new names popping up every day that aren’t found in the souvenir shops.

-- Peace in Wood ~ http://dustynewt.com/

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nmkidd

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#7 posted 1763 days ago

Super job. As a note…Souvenir shops don’t market quality products like these items.

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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