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Project by Robert Smith posted 12-27-2009 04:21 AM 1795 views 0 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

He is a natural, Tom takes working in wood very serious he’s 10 years old.

-- Robert, mountainwoodcarving@netzero.net





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blackcherry

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#1 posted 12-27-2009 04:25 AM

It’s not what the boy dose to the wood, its what the wood dose to the boy…the seed has been planted…Blkcherry

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Bob A in NJ

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#2 posted 12-27-2009 04:28 AM

Wow, is this cool or what? A future LJ in the making!

-- Bob A in NJ

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#3 posted 12-27-2009 04:29 AM

This is a great thing sharing time in the woodshop I wish my grandson was close enough.
HEY TOM GREAT JOB.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Danette Smith

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#4 posted 12-27-2009 04:35 AM

Hi Bob!

It’s great that he has taken to wood. I do see flames on his T-Shirt…maybe he’ll also take to woodburning. LOL!

-- Dangee's Pyrography by Artist Danette Smith - http://www.danettesmithpyro.weebly.com

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sras

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#5 posted 12-27-2009 04:53 AM

Very cool! Tom – you did an excellent job! Looks like you had a good teacher!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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FrankLad

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#6 posted 12-27-2009 04:56 AM

This is great! Always nice to see a young person interested in woodworking. Thanks for sharing!

-- Frank, Mississippi, Original Bentwood Rings - http://www.bentwoodrings.com

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Woodwrecker

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#7 posted 12-27-2009 04:59 AM

Way to go both of you !!!
Atta boy Grandpa.
And, Tom, that project came out real nice & you’ll only get better & better!

-- Eric, central Florida

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Bob Collins

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#8 posted 12-27-2009 05:19 AM

Great work Tom, nice to see your love of wood. You also have a great teacher. Many a L.J’er would wish they had the opportunity to start at your age, I know i do. All the best in the future.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#9 posted 12-27-2009 05:27 AM

Looks like a natural to me!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Bob Kollman

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#10 posted 12-27-2009 06:31 AM

Well I guess you better start up grading, your grandson’s gona need a lot
of tools in a year or so!!!!

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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hootr

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#11 posted 12-27-2009 11:21 AM

fine looking young man
yep, he’s a keeper

-- Ron, Missouri

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#12 posted 12-27-2009 04:03 PM

that´s great
another young creative
that will come aut on the other site

great work Tom let´s see a lot more

thank´s for sharing

Dennis

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Chips

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#13 posted 12-27-2009 04:19 PM

Way to go. Keep up the good work.

-- Make every day the best day of your life. Chips, Mississippi

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#14 posted 12-27-2009 04:32 PM

Awsome job, looks real good.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#15 posted 12-27-2009 05:33 PM

Way Cool. That boy is focused. I’m looking forward to when I can do the same with my grandkids … I’m a bit jealous.

-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com

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