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My Grandaughter, Hannah and I built a pergola to be attached to her playhouse. She helped me all of the way.
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#1 posted 02-04-2008 03:14 PM
Very cool. Nice work made even better with a special helper.
-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com
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#2 posted 02-04-2008 03:29 PM
Wow, that looks like a little girls paradise!!!! That playhouse is awesome and the addon is just the right touch…LOL Of course, with a helper like that how could it be anything but perfect [SMILLE] Great work, wish my granddaughter lived closer so I could do things like that fo her. Love it your a great Granddad!
-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA
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#3 posted 02-04-2008 03:33 PM
Not only is the workmanship great, but the “helper” time spent with granpa will be treasured forever!
-- Spread love with our work
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#4 posted 02-04-2008 03:37 PM
that is simply stunning!!!
-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso
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#5 posted 02-04-2008 03:45 PM
That is beautiful pergola.
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#6 posted 02-04-2008 05:22 PM
What an awesome place for her to play.
-- Hope Never fails
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#7 posted 02-04-2008 05:49 PM
Great project…, with great help.
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#8 posted 02-04-2008 06:07 PM
Awesome…..both the playhouse and pergola but more importantly the time spent together.
-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org
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#9 posted 02-04-2008 06:46 PM
-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine
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#10 posted 02-04-2008 07:49 PM
This is a beautiful pergola, and it is great to see you training your granddaughter the right way. She will make some lucky lumberjock a wonderful wife someday!
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
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#11 posted 02-05-2008 03:41 PM
Take it from me Ken, this is what “quality time” is all about! And I’ll bet she absolutely loves it!
If ya get a min, toss us some pics of your shop too.
-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!
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#12 posted 02-05-2008 04:04 PM
it won’t be long and she’ll be a member posting her own projects!!
the playhouse is STUNNING. I want my shed to look like that! And the flower beds.. definitely gardentenders.com worthy What an inspiration.
-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)
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#13 posted 02-24-2008 07:10 AM
I think it is great that you spend quality time with your granddaughter this way. As someone else mentioned the Yard looks like a paradise for anyone. BTW The Playhouse is a work of art, I thought it was your real home for a moment there – great work and attention to detail!!!!!!!
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#14 posted 03-03-2008 05:38 PM
I see you have a helper like I do. You can see my work crew on my home page. What a blessing these grand kids are!
-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa
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#15 posted 03-03-2008 05:55 PM
You are a good man Ken.She will never ever forget what you have done.
-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner
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