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Oct. 22/10

Here’s the first of the Xmas presents.
Last year everyone received a pen for their birthday present. This year they all get a bottle stopper for their Xmas present. They will have their initials “woodburned” into the top, which as you can see I have kept flat for that purpose.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)





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CanadianWoodChuck

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#1 posted 1406 days ago

Looks great Ms Debbie

-- Wood Chuck (Bruce) http://3dwoodworkingplans.com

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 1406 days ago

This looks good, Deb. I am glad to see that you are getting an early start on Christmas and not waiting until the last minute. This looks like you had fun doing this stopper. Whenever I see posts like this I regret not having a lathe in my shop.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 1406 days ago

Debbie, this is a nice Christmas present and you did a good job on it and I’m sure they will love it.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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MsDebbieP

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#4 posted 1406 days ago

thanks :)

I have the mini lathe from Steel City... doesn’t take up much space, Scott.. and I got a SUPER DUPER deal on mine so it didn’t cost me an arm and a leg, either!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#5 posted 1406 days ago

Very nice Debbie!

It won’t be long, & you’ll have your list done.

Question: What kind of stain did you use to get that Red tint?

I’m sorry to rub it in. <(:O}&

-- -** 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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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 1406 days ago

What a beautiful gift, Debbie! You are sure motivating me to get moving (faster) on doing my own gifts! The color of the wood is beautiful. I have a wood burner that is still in the package and I want to try. Have you done a lot of wood burning? It seems like fun. :)

They are really going to love it!

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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MsDebbieP

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#7 posted 1406 days ago

no stain.
I think it’s purpleheart

woodburning: I’ve done some .. I think you will love it!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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grizzman

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#8 posted 1406 days ago

really nice ms debbie..i love givng present to family and friends…i also have a nice wood burning unit i bought awhile back…there is some good potential for those as well….i like using it on walking sticks..burn in designs..have fun making your gifts…maybe some day i might get me a lthe like yours…just something small for doing little things…thanks for posting it…grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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rivergirl

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#9 posted 1405 days ago

Go Debbie- Go Debbie!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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patron

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#10 posted 1405 days ago

great gifts

santa shouldn’t
have any problem
getting them down
the chimineys

-- 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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Lee A. Jesberger

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#11 posted 1405 days ago

Hi Ms. Debie;

That is absolutely beautiful!!!

Great job.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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MsDebbieP

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#12 posted 1405 days ago

thanks everyone

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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jockmike2

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#13 posted 1405 days ago

BEAUTIFUL DEB, REALLY NICE PHOTOGRAPHY TOO. WOW, YOU ARE TURNING INTO A GALOOT.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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stefang

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#14 posted 1405 days ago

Well done Debbie. A useful Christmas gift is always welcome, and this is a beautiful one. I would also like to compliment you on your photo, which to me looks very professional and artistic.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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TJ65

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#15 posted 1405 days ago

Very nice, love the wood.
You do know my address dont you ? :-))

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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