Another Time Out Bench

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Project by KylesWoodworking posted 03-28-2012 02:33 AM 3263 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is another time out bench that I made as a commission piece. Made out of pine with wood burned letters.

Here is the first one I made:
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#1 posted 03-28-2012 02:39 AM

Golly, she look awfully happy to be on that time-out bench. As Billy Bonkers always says: Man goes to bed with itchy bum, wakes up with stinky fingers.

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#2 posted 03-28-2012 02:40 AM

Very nice. A great commission piece.

-- Ryan

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#3 posted 03-28-2012 02:50 AM

Nice job, I need a much larger one for my wife, ha, ha

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#4 posted 03-28-2012 07:58 AM

Very cool, I don’t remember time outs being fun for me :>)

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

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#5 posted 03-28-2012 08:47 AM

She doesn’t look like she’s in time-out, must be the bench. Also as cute aas she is, I’m sure she soesn’t get in trouble anyway.

Seriously, nice bench. keep up the good lwork.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#6 posted 03-28-2012 01:48 PM

Great piece Kyle.
(Now, to scale it up for my Mrs. ....) :)

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#7 posted 03-28-2012 05:11 PM

Uh-oh! DHS is going to hunt you down….

Haven’t you heard… Time outs = Child Abuse :^O

Can you make about 20 of them for the school my wife subs at?

-- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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#8 posted 03-28-2012 10:27 PM

This is awesome. I am a kindergarten teacher by day, have been for 7 years now. The new trend is having a “safe place” to go to in the event you need to reflect, calm down, or simply work out a problem. It’s all about making safe choices. As the adult it’s, “Your job to keep them safe, their job to help keep it that way.”

I will be building a Safe Place (Time Out) Bench for my daughter and nephew now that I see this one.
Thanks for the post!

-- Dominic

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#9 posted 03-28-2012 11:04 PM

Great project, Kyle!

Super job on the lettering!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#10 posted 03-28-2012 11:09 PM

Thanks everyone for the great comments.


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#11 posted 03-29-2012 12:55 PM

lol. she looks too happy to be in time-out… better be careful.. hahaha

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#12 posted 03-29-2012 04:35 PM

I do declare that that little girl reminds me of Shirley Temple when she was a child. Well, she certainly looks happy about having that bench whether it’s a time out bench or not. Nice work.


-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#13 posted 03-30-2012 08:08 PM

All she will remember growing up is the fact that everytime she was bad she was sent to the bench hand crafted with love by a skilled woodworker. She is bound to grow up hating everything to do with woodworking…....too bad for the husband who marries her.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's "opinion" on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#14 posted 03-31-2012 09:11 AM

Very Nice Project! Thanks For posting!

-- Don't Worry About What People Think! They Don't Do It Very Often Anyway!

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#15 posted 04-21-2012 03:20 PM

This looks very well made but as your smiling model shows, it’s really adults who need the time out.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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