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Woodburned "Woodals" for Fall Fest, etc.

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Project by Steve Erwin posted 10-19-2012 03:20 AM 861 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Every year we have Fall Fest in our backyard. It started out as a joke between 5 people. 40 people are coming this year and we have t-shirts with the Fall Fest logo.

Each year we add a new “event” and I burn wooden medals for the winners. This particular year we had a river boat race in the creek in the backyard where contestants had to craft their own boat. Some people showed up with just a milk jug and their name written on it (lame), but I crafted this Viking long boat. It’s about the size of a deck of cards. I added “oars” at the last minute because it lacked a keel to keep it upright. It did not win, sadly.

Nor did I win the Cider Chug. No more frat boys on the guest list!

-- I've been creating problems to solve since I was born.





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#1 posted 10-19-2012 07:59 PM

That is way cool. Nice work on the wooden medals.

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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#2 posted 10-20-2012 12:35 AM

That’s a great way of getting your friends and neighbors together for a fun time. We have lots of bar-b-q’s all year long to get friends together.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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