CHristmas Ornaments 2012

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Project by scrappy posted 12-09-2012 01:23 AM 2403 views 7 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This a PART of the ornaments I turned this year.

Every year I turn ornaments for the kids as Christmas gifts. Last year I did not. Boy did I catch trouble for that!! haha

This year I think I made up for it.

Woods are: Maple, Purple Heart, Walnut, Mahogany, Padauk, Cocobola, Cherry, Blood Wood, and probably some more. ( After all, they were all scraps! )

Made a total of 54 ornaments, only about 40 pictured.

Please leave all comments and suggestions.

Thanks for looking

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#1 posted 12-09-2012 01:31 AM

You’re gona be a popular man at this years party, well done, I like the 2 little bird houses top row :)

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#2 posted 12-09-2012 01:49 AM

Nice job scrappy. They look great.
I’m having a little difficulty with the scale. How big are these?

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#3 posted 12-09-2012 01:49 AM

Whoa….!! have you ever been busy. Nice collection of ornaments,Dan!!!!!!!!!!!!!Those are sweet!!
My favorites are the urchins…......Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#4 posted 12-09-2012 01:51 AM

hi srappy

long time

looks like you been a busy bow

well done

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#5 posted 12-09-2012 01:58 AM

Looks like a fine collection. I’ve saved the bottom of last years trunk to try and turn some trees like the one you made, hope I can make it as nice. Really like your urchin ornaments.

-- --Rev. Russ in NY-- A posse ad esse

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#6 posted 12-09-2012 02:26 AM

Wow have you been busy great job Scrappy

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 12-09-2012 03:13 AM

Wow…beautiful! Nice job!

-- A person of integrity never speaks of it...he walks in it...

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#8 posted 12-09-2012 03:46 AM

Wow, you have been a very busy Scrappy. Looks great. Guess you will get out of the dog house this year.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#9 posted 12-09-2012 04:00 AM

Absolute beautiful collection. Great talent and taste for this.

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

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#10 posted 12-09-2012 04:41 AM

Nice ornaments. There is hope for me yet. LOL

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#11 posted 12-09-2012 05:45 AM

You did a great job with these and they are indeed items that will be treasured for many years to come!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#12 posted 12-09-2012 08:45 AM

Wow!!! Scrappy!
Way to go, Way to go!!
I like the little bird houses a lot.
They are all really cool,Keep up the great work!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#13 posted 12-09-2012 12:59 PM

Scrappy this is what I want to do this year but I might have started to late. These are beautiful.

I sat last Sunday almost all day and watched videos of folks turning these and then started. The new Powermatic makes it a lot easier than the old Craftsman to turn these and anything else for that matter. I need to start using diff wood for diff effects also.

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

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#14 posted 12-09-2012 01:09 PM

Really nice selection you have there Scrappy. They all look really nice.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#15 posted 12-09-2012 02:26 PM

They all look great Scrappy.

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