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Project by Jerry posted 02-13-2012 10:49 PM 1080 views 7 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are some pieces that would have ended up in most folks burn bin. Instead I just cleaned them up and put a base and finish on them :

This is two separate pieces of walnut, looks like one.

The lady was a gift to my wife from a gal at church, we never much cared for it till I made this display stand.

The right two are from the same board, the right one is from the bottom of the left one.

I enjoy finding junk wood and then turn it into something special.

Nearly misses this one, very unique, the vertical is cherry and the base is sycamore.

-- We are all one decision away from stupid.





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FunkadelicAlex

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#1 posted 02-14-2012 12:12 AM

That’s a great idea. I might have to make some for myself.

-- Alex -- "I will one day write something intelligent, witty, or humorous here"

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clieb91

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#2 posted 02-14-2012 01:00 AM

Great use for some of that scrap that we all have lying around. These would work nicely as displays for Craft Fairs as well.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#3 posted 02-14-2012 01:17 AM

cool idea good job.

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PaBull

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#4 posted 03-05-2012 05:31 AM

Very artistic.
I never looked at a knot this way before.
Keep it up, I realy think you are onto something.

Pb.

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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Jerry

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#5 posted 03-06-2012 08:43 AM

Thank you for your comments. I enjoy taking the useless pieces and finding the beauty in them.

-- We are all one decision away from stupid.

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Porchfish

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#6 posted 04-29-2012 04:45 PM

Good idea ! beautiful pieces made whole !

-- If it smells good, eat it ! The pig caught under the fence is the one doing all thesquealing

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#7 posted 04-29-2012 04:57 PM

These are all wonderful : ) Thanks for sharing your idea with us .

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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