Karate Display Tree

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Project by WoodshopJoe posted 02-20-2010 08:02 PM 2610 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the karate belt display that I made for the karate school my kids attend. I had actually written a blog it so I won’t go into much detail here, I just wanted in my project folder. It made of walnut, hickory and maple. Metaphorically speaking, I made it to equate the growth and development of your youth to that of young sapling tree. Both are flexible or impressionable and easy to mold when young but very difficult in maturity.

My daughter is starting her black belt candidate training today and it runs for 8 weeks then the final test happens where she will hopefully obtain her goal. Thanks for looking and if you want to learn more about check out the blog I wrote about it.


-- Joe Truehart - The Craftsmans Woodshop

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#1 posted 02-20-2010 08:06 PM

Great job.

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

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#2 posted 02-20-2010 08:21 PM

That looks great!

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#3 posted 02-20-2010 11:17 PM

That looks awesome!! I am a second degree BB in Tae Kwon Do, and I know that there is alot of work that goes into obtaining one. Tell your little one good luck for me and I hope she gets it!!

-- Jimi _ Measure twice, cut once.......@#%#$@!!!......measure twice, cut....

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#4 posted 02-20-2010 11:43 PM

Wow, that’s really cool.

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#5 posted 07-09-2010 07:05 PM

Thats awesome, seeing how this is kind of a late comment, hope your daughter got her belt..

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#6 posted 06-28-2011 12:32 AM

Absolutely splendid. Wonderfully done.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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