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Stumpy's Tubafore Necklace

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Project by MrsN posted 812 days ago 1927 views 0 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I saw Stumpy’s Tubafore contest on the forum page and thought it would be fun to enter. I had a few really good ideas, but ran out of time so this is what I ended up making. It is a roof trus necklace. It measures 2” wide, 3/4” tall and 1/8” thick. I took a tubafore and resawed it on my bandsaw before cutting the necklace on my scroll saw.
It was a fun little project

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#1 posted 812 days ago

Very, very AWESOME!!!! It looks great!

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts, Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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Jonathan

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#2 posted 812 days ago

Nice! I guess you’ve got enough of the tubafore left over that you could build the rest of the house too!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 812 days ago

now that’s way cool a most unique necklace, very well done.

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Skylark53

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#4 posted 812 days ago

Well how does ANYBODY beat that? I love it! Creative, well constructed, certain for a long life of worthwhile use. Congrats!!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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DamnYankee

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#5 posted 812 days ago

Very cool. Now you got me thinking….my fellow LJs KEEP DOING THAT TO ME! I DON’T HAVE TIME TO DO ALL THE THINGS YOU …..arrrragggh

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

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StumpyNubs

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#6 posted 812 days ago

Very creative, great entry!

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ChuckV

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#7 posted 812 days ago

That is great. I am amazed at the imagination that was shown in this contest.

I think that it is the same as what I see with my young boys. The simpler and the more limited the materials they have to work with, the greater the imagination they exhibit. You should see what they can come up with using things like scrap paper, rubber bands and duct tape!

-- “A clear conscience is the sure sign of a bad memory.” ― Mark Twain

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Roger

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#8 posted 812 days ago

very crafty. a rafter on yer neck… kool

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

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boxcarmarty

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#9 posted 812 days ago

I have to agree with Chuck. A lot of creative projects have come out of a simple piece of wood. Great idea on the necklace…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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MShort

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#10 posted 812 days ago

That’s neat !!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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Dark_Lightning

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#11 posted 812 days ago

That’s pretty cool. I’ll have to make one for my wife. I’m sure I have a piece of 2X4 around here somewhere. But since she doesn’t know about this contest, she’ll probably get stuck with some waste maple from the kitchen cabinet I’m working on. Shhh…don’t tell her it ain’t DF.

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Ken90712

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#12 posted 812 days ago

Interesting and cool nice job!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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rance

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#13 posted 812 days ago

Cool. I like the fact that she’s wearing a true woodworker plaid shirt too. LOL. :)

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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Maveric777

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#14 posted 812 days ago

Now that is pretty cool!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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SamuelP

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#15 posted 811 days ago

Looks great! Very nice.

-- -Sam - West Virginia - "A man who carries a cat by the tail learns somthing he can in no other way" -Mark Twain

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