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Project by JoeyG posted 12-03-2012 03:50 AM 1454 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I am in the process of making swords for all my kids. This one is for my 6 yr old daughter. I gave it to her yesterday and she was a pirate. Today she was running around slaying vampires. As long as she doesn’t take out her brother or sister, I will call it a job well done. I sure how I don’t regret this. LOL

Its made with walnut and epoxy inlays.

Thanks for taking a look.

Joey

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 12-03-2012 03:52 AM

Oh no, nothing could possibly go wrong with this :-)

Great job though!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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lanwater

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#2 posted 12-03-2012 03:55 AM

Make sure you round over the edge. next project shields.

Looks great.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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MontanaBob

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#3 posted 12-03-2012 04:17 AM

Good looking swords….I’ll just make sure (not) to mention this to my two grandsons…LOL

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

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JoeyG

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#4 posted 12-03-2012 04:40 AM

@ Monti, I am making swords for her brothers and sisters also. She should beware. Lol

Shilds would be good, maybe some armor. Lol

@ MontanaBob, I started these at least a year ago. I’m thinking I should have waited a little longer, but wait to long and they are teenagers and might want to hit me with then. Lol

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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jaykaypur

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#5 posted 12-03-2012 12:22 PM

Very nice and just wait…......................LOL In the months to come I am sure you will probably be “repairing” some swords too! Great job especially on the inlay. Very well done. Love the green on the handle.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Blackie_

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#6 posted 12-03-2012 12:55 PM

Arrr, Matey! Very nice!

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#7 posted 12-03-2012 01:24 PM

That is awesome, Joey! It is beautiful!

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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BTimmons

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#8 posted 12-03-2012 03:43 PM

My almost 3 year old daughter is currently obsessed with all things pirate. She geeks out every time she sees a picture of a treasure chest. Maybe I’ll need to plan for one these too.

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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JoeyG

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#9 posted 12-03-2012 08:22 PM

Thanks everyone.

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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JoeyG

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#10 posted 12-03-2012 08:57 PM

@BTimmons, I have been commissioned to build a treasure chest around tax time next year so stay tuned. Actually 2 of them.

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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#11 posted 12-03-2012 11:39 PM

great looking sword,i’m sure the kids loved it

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Roger

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#12 posted 12-04-2012 02:35 PM

These could always double as a Zombie extermination tool also. :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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JoeyG

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#13 posted 12-04-2012 02:42 PM

Always have to keep the zombies in mind when designing something like this :-)

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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