Couple of urns

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Project by Billinmich posted 09-05-2012 09:58 PM 1230 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Nephew passed suddenly in July,so I set out to build him an urn.His dad only wanted the Detroit “D” as my nephew was a Hugh fan of the Tigers.I had the D lasered in town,came out pretty nice.The other urn is for my brother-in-law who passed a few years ago.Sister-in-law only had his ashes in the box given to her.Decided to make an urn fitting for him.Not projects you enjoy making

-- Bill in Mich

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#1 posted 09-06-2012 12:43 AM

Beautiful work, Bill. I’m very sorry about the passing of both your family members. You did them proud.

- Keith

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#2 posted 09-06-2012 04:46 AM

I am sorry for your loss, Bill. Your simplicity in design showed respect and dignity for those you lost.

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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#3 posted 09-07-2012 10:47 PM

Bill, Sorry for your families loss. Your thoughtfulness shows in your work. beautiful job.
Couldn’t help but notice the pennies inlayed on the side. Years of birth and death? Nice touch


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#4 posted 09-08-2012 03:32 PM

Thanks for the comments,Gpops,yes the pennies are birth and death but also when he was a kid they called him a copper penny because of his hair color

-- Bill in Mich

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#5 posted 09-10-2012 07:31 PM

So sorry for your loss Bill. Nice way to honor them.

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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