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Project by Dick, & Barb Cain posted 2785 days ago 1046 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another project using the Logman Tenon maker. The wind knocked this 8” Balsam tree, & being that we don’t burn wood anymore (my wife is allergic to smoke) I dreamed up this flower tree concoction.
It’s a good thing there’s a lot of bent Tag Alder trees, They’re bear to bend by hand.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1





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oscorner

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#1 posted 2785 days ago

I always wondered how you bend wood. Thanks for the picture showing how it’s done in, MN. Looks like it takes a lot of grunting!! Dick, you’re just full of great ideas!

-- Jesus is Lord!

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#2 posted 2784 days ago

This is how I get the final bend, by twisting a rope.

Catching a Rainbow at twilight.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Diane

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#3 posted 2693 days ago

This is realy lovely. How do you get up to the plants to water them now and then?

Diane

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#4 posted 2693 days ago

The highest planter is about 5’. The pictures kind of fool you.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Karson

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#5 posted 2693 days ago

Cummon Dick where are your muscles. You should bend that under your own power. Show the Missus.

Good use of recycled materials.

-- 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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