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Mothers day Turning

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Project by snowdog posted 2304 days ago 1086 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The first wood project I ever worked on was a simple carved message in a chunk of pine to my Mother when I was like 10 (I can’t remember how old I was, I could have been 8 <laugh>) . So I thought it would be fun to give her another one. She keeps Sweet-n-Low in a plastic cup, now she can keep it in style, at least compared to the plastic cup :)

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..





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trifern

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#1 posted 2304 days ago

This is a nice gift for your mother. Did you find end grain turning to be difficult?

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 2304 days ago

Joe,

That is a wonderful Mother’s Day gift. I am sure that she will treasurer it as much as she as she does the one you made when you were 8.

This is a nice post and an even nicer story behind it. Thanks for sharing.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 2303 days ago

awesome idea…..she’s gonna love it !!!

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

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#4 posted 2303 days ago

Great gift for mom, she’ll love it. Nice turning also. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 2303 days ago

I like it and the story that goes along with it…

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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