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Project by ToddO posted 02-25-2008 04:51 AM 1801 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The minister at my church asked me to create this project for a series of alternative services. The cross and stand are made out of oak and finished with a coat of honey pine poly-shade, to match the existing woodwork in the church. The cross sides are cut at a 7 degree angle, I also added a sink drain to the bottom and made the stand to accommodate a bucket to aid in removal of the sand after the service. I got quite a few complements from the congregation, and clergy.

-- Todd, Richfield MN

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#1 posted 02-25-2008 05:45 AM

cool looking project. thanks for sharing.

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#2 posted 02-25-2008 05:52 AM

This is very beautiful

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#3 posted 02-25-2008 06:14 AM

Good looking Cross – very creative design and execution. You should receive many more compliments on this one.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#4 posted 02-25-2008 10:10 AM

Great job.

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#5 posted 02-25-2008 12:29 PM

that is beautiful. Amazing design

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#6 posted 02-25-2008 01:43 PM

Original and beautiful.

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#7 posted 02-25-2008 04:09 PM

Beautiful work!!

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#8 posted 02-26-2008 12:34 AM

That is beautiful work.

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#9 posted 02-26-2008 04:31 PM

An Amazing Grace-ful project. Very beautiful. mike

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#10 posted 02-26-2008 06:44 PM

That is really nice. I think I would like to attend that alternative service.

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#11 posted 04-21-2008 02:41 AM

Very nice piece. You did a beautiful job on this. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

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