First project - wooden stepstool

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Project by Bard posted 02-24-2012 10:59 PM 1030 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first woodworking project since I made the decision to become a woodworker! I followed a plan from a book, and I think it turned out good. I’m proud of it at least.

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#1 posted 02-24-2012 11:01 PM

Great first project, you’re on your way.

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#2 posted 02-24-2012 11:35 PM

That’s a very nice stool. You’re on a good start. All is in the details and you got it right – wooden plugs, finish, nice curves, etc. I would guess you like woodworking. Can’t wait to see your next project. Welcome abord!



-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. --

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Gabe C.

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#3 posted 02-24-2012 11:37 PM

I need to make one of those for my garage workshop. Sometimes I only need to get a little bit taller and it would be good to have one handy so that I quit stealing the one that the kids use in the bathroom. Nice job!

-- If I could just get this whole "Time/Money" problem figured out...

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#4 posted 02-24-2012 11:53 PM

Fantastic first project it looks super.

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 02-25-2012 04:15 AM

You should be very proud, looks like a great first project.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#6 posted 02-25-2012 03:39 PM

Looks good to me.

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---

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#7 posted 02-25-2012 10:53 PM

looking good from here :-)
congrats with the first born
keep op the good work


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#8 posted 02-26-2012 05:07 AM

Thanks guys. Very motivating to get to get positive remarks from you all. I’ve seen you’re work and it’s where I want to be someday!

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