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Project by Woodwrecker posted 1490 days ago 1624 views 1 time favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Half my shop is in Illinois and half is 1,265 miles away to where we’re moving in Florida.
I can’t do any real work in either because it looks like a bomb went off.
(The move is getting there, slow but sure.)
So, while getting my “wood fix” on Lumberjocks, I carved these spoons at the computer.
If I don’t get this move done soon, I’ll have to start attending some “woodaholics meetings”.

My apologies to all my real carver friends. LOL
(But it did help a little).

Thanks for looking.

-- Having fun...Eric

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#1 posted 1490 days ago

I really don’t think you need to say you are sorry for anything looks like pretty good carving to me….................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www.

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#2 posted 1490 days ago

Nice work. Get ready for some heat when you get down here!!!!!

-- I could quit if I wanted

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Tom Klopfenstein

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#3 posted 1489 days ago

My wife wants some of those…..nice work!

-- Tom Klopfenstein

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#4 posted 1489 days ago

Ahhhh Wood therapy. They turned out nicely.

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#5 posted 1489 days ago

Nice work!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#6 posted 1489 days ago

whittling your way into retirement ,

a good first step !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#7 posted 1489 days ago

Very nice work!

-- -=Den

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#8 posted 1489 days ago

You are a better man than I Gungadin.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#9 posted 1489 days ago

I hope you get settled soon… you need a real fix!
However, the spoons are a start!!!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#10 posted 1489 days ago

interesting carvings

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 1489 days ago

i think this place is therapy…cool spoons…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#12 posted 1489 days ago

Cool Spoons!

What woods did you use?


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#13 posted 1489 days ago

Hey Eric, all the while I thought I’m the one who is in the most challenging situation – living 200Km away from my proper workshop. I can feel the pinch & bite you got. But you managed to make nice spoons, anyhow.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#14 posted 1489 days ago

Nice spoons, & a great way to liberate your mental anguish.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#15 posted 1489 days ago

nice spoons, what kind of wood did you use?

-- If it ain't broke don't fix it, if you fix it make it better than it has to be.

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