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Turtle Stool

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Project by Simons44 posted 12-18-2009 03:45 AM 2058 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first project! I wanted it to be something simple that I could do in a weekend and easy so I didn’t get discouraged.

My 2 year old niece needed a stool for brushing her teeth and she loves animals. I wanted to make something cute and functional. It is made from popular. I realized she might use it as a tray when eating so I painted it with non-toxic paint and sealed it with a clear spray so it can be wiped with a wet cloth.





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huff

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#1 posted 12-18-2009 05:12 AM

That looks like a fun project and I’m sure your niece loves it. I’d venture to guess that she’s even named it. Nice job on the painting too.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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JAGWAH

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#2 posted 12-18-2009 05:16 AM

And so the addiction begins…great looking turtle. You need to buy a new tool to celebrate.

-- ~Just A Guy With A Hammer~

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dustygirl

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#3 posted 12-18-2009 04:30 PM

That is sooo cute.Your niece will love it.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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Scott

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#4 posted 12-18-2009 04:53 PM

Very cool project. Of course, being a terrapin myself, I’m partial to turtles.

I like the way you think Jagwah!

-- Making Wood Shorter, One board at a time

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#5 posted 12-21-2009 09:10 AM

Neat idea and very nicely done. Gives me an idea to make some like that.

-- -Curt, Milwaukee, WI

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#6 posted 05-11-2011 05:15 AM

Ive said ti before and Im saying it again. Im going to steal this design. My 2 year old would love this.

-- Lotidus

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Yeorwned

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#7 posted 06-11-2011 06:16 AM

Using the plans Home Depot had posted in their lumber department a few years back?

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Simons44

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#8 posted 06-11-2011 03:58 PM

This was from a book, I did not know home depot had a similar item. Was it part of the kids workshops?

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Yeorwned

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#9 posted 12-16-2011 04:10 AM

No. This one was a promotional plan in their lumber department put out by Georgia-Pacific in an attempt to sell more lumber.

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