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A Whole City Made Out of Wood

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Project by Bricofleur posted 1164 days ago 1939 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I thought my fellow LJs would be glad to see this huge project: A Whole City Made Out of Wood.

This young, curly and talented designer built this entire city out of wood in no time. She was helped by this young, burly and energetic general contractor. They were sure glad when they saw coming up from nowhere buckets of material to build the city of their dreams.

I’m happy a babysitting grandpa walked by to shoot some pictures for posterity.

Happy woodworking kids!

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com





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woody57

645 posts in 1929 days


#1 posted 1164 days ago

That’s a great city and built by wonderful builders as well.
You are very fortunate man.

-- Emmett, from Georgia

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Dave

10917 posts in 1342 days


#2 posted 1164 days ago

I think I will see if my grandson will come a tour their fine city.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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majuvla

2892 posts in 1369 days


#3 posted 1164 days ago

I see that future in cunstructing buildings is in good hands.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Diggerjacks

1630 posts in 1641 days


#4 posted 1164 days ago

Hello Serge

A big city with a lot buildings and big towers

I prefer a little town with little and pretty houses and green grass and trees and flowers

The children are happy that is the important

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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mafe

9231 posts in 1591 days


#5 posted 1164 days ago

Hi Serge,
I was a little worried that the world would need a architect after I stopped, but now I see all is in good hands, so I will smile for the future.
Looks wonderful, tell them I am really impressed as a architect of the work they have done.
They are just wonderful those grandchildren, what a set of precious smiles.
Have a nice time.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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steliart

1807 posts in 1190 days


#6 posted 1164 days ago

Thanks for making me smile

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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Bogdanovich

120 posts in 1267 days


#7 posted 1164 days ago

Nice work, wining team of constructors.

-- My English and my woodworking are matching skills.

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Don Johnson

582 posts in 1283 days


#8 posted 1164 days ago

What a great way to use up offcuts – of any shape and size!

-- Don, Somerset UK, http://www.donjohnson24.co.uk

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Roger

13062 posts in 1306 days


#9 posted 1164 days ago

Donald Trump better look out! :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Bricofleur

1094 posts in 1695 days


#10 posted 1163 days ago

Thanks guys for the kind words and you all for stopping by. I couldn’t resist to post their project. When I saw what they did with all the scraps I couldn’t resist to share it. And believe it or not, they were hesitating to call it a city or a forest!

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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Dallas

2686 posts in 989 days


#11 posted 395 days ago

An outstanding job well done!

Have they done any more lately?

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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Bricofleur

1094 posts in 1695 days


#12 posted 394 days ago

@Dallas: No. They switched to technology (think Wii)

Best,

Serge

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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