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#1 posted 1682 days ago

Jordan,
That’s really nice!
You’re an accomplished carver, obviously.

d

-- Will trade wife's yarn for tools.

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#2 posted 1682 days ago

Beautiful piece Jordan. I can picture generations down the road setting this up in a nursery for your great grandkids.

David

-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.

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#3 posted 1682 days ago

WOW Really great work, like how all 30 motifs kinda flow together.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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#4 posted 1682 days ago

That’s amazing Jordon fantastic clock and wonderful carving too.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 1682 days ago

Wow Jordean if there was ever anything to hand down as a family heirloom i thing you have just made it simply beautifull i think she is very lucky to such a talented father

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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#6 posted 1682 days ago

Beautiful piece.

-- T. Nelson

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#7 posted 1682 days ago

Very cool Jordan! I like everything about it , you did a great job.

Superb work !

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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#8 posted 1682 days ago

Wow – a true heirloom that your daughter will treasure forever!

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#9 posted 1682 days ago

Very special!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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#10 posted 1682 days ago

That is a great creation. Something to hand down.

I’m not sure about announcing the time in a nursery, Might keep the baby awake. A great gift.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#11 posted 1681 days ago

That really is special. I just sat here with my wife and daughter figuring out which nursery rhyme all the carvings went with. Any chance you can post pictures of the top and sides later?

-- Dale Manning, Carthage, NY

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#12 posted 1681 days ago

I saw the clock.. moved on… and then put on the brakes—that’s not just a clock… back up…. oh my goodness!!!
oh, the sentiment in the clock design, let alone the gift itself…. and then, thinking of the conversations that will take place throughout history as people look at it and label the different stories and then reminisce about their childhoods.
Superb!!! !

and, of course, you have it signed and dated ..

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

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#13 posted 1681 days ago

Nice. You make me want to learn carving!

-- Have a blessed day!

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#14 posted 1681 days ago

Great work, I’m sure she will treasuer that for many years to come!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#15 posted 1681 days ago

What a wonderful heirloom to pass on from generation to generation. Very impressive work! Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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