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Project by mtnwild posted 02-17-2010 01:16 AM 2565 views 9 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are basically fooling around. Scraps from the scraps. The first two are off size leftover sections that I had to surround somehow. Came up with these. Like I said just fooling around and experimenting.
The last two pictures show some plant stands for the deck. I hate seeing plants sitting on nice decks rotting the wood underneath. Had some old oak and used it up.
Once again, Thanks for looking….................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#1 posted 02-17-2010 01:32 AM

in the end the question has to be “does it work”?

-- Dreaming patterns

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#2 posted 02-17-2010 02:06 AM

I like the crossover of the wood, it reminds me of those japanese doors minus the paper. Good job

-- "May you live in interesting times"

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#3 posted 02-17-2010 02:40 AM

Looks like you are busy Jack. Getting ready for a craft show?

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

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#4 posted 02-17-2010 03:32 AM

Looks like I am, but most will be gifts I’m sure. I make things, I don’t sell them. Sometimes, rarely, someone will buy something from me or I’ll trade for something, but I concentrate on ideas and production and really not much at all on sales. Does that sound strange? It works for me. Not very well, but I’m too reclusive to deal with sales and the time it takes to promote oneself. I’m feeling my mortality and I’ve too many things to make first. Just having fun doing what I’ve only been able to think about till now.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#5 posted 02-17-2010 03:33 AM


-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 02-17-2010 03:42 AM

Very cool ! Jack you and I are cut out of the same cloth I like working in my cave and not much else ! I still get out to cast a line here and there = Fishing…..

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

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#7 posted 02-17-2010 03:43 AM

Cool idea. Nice.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#8 posted 02-17-2010 04:35 AM

I like these – good job!!

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#9 posted 02-17-2010 08:05 AM

Very nice, Jack! I like them. The first one reminds me of a well done waffle…LOL
And I really like the Oriental influence on the 2nd one.

-- Rick, south Sweden

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#10 posted 02-17-2010 11:06 AM

Using up small peices and making something attractive and functionalp-how do you beat that?? Great! Thanks for sharing.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#11 posted 02-17-2010 01:19 PM

I like these. Great use of scraps.

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#12 posted 02-17-2010 01:21 PM

Good design.

-- Let's do it in the wood pile!

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#13 posted 02-17-2010 10:03 PM

Great designs and wood combinations. Fantastic use of the scraps Scrappy will be proud :-)

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#14 posted 02-25-2010 07:32 PM

I like the plant stands a lot, great idea.

-- --RoB, Florida

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