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Project by Hacksaw007 posted 01-06-2013 02:46 AM 1625 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last 2 weekends I have been able to take some needed time to just work in the woodshop. Here are a few of the things that came of of that time. Pens lots of pens, 5 Civil War pens, Purple Heart, John Deere Colorwood, Exotic Narra wood, Camo Colorwood, Red, White, and Blue Colorwood. 2 of these are sold, as well as the two bolt action pens, the first one is with Camo Colorwood, this is the 3 one for the same guy in the last month, and a Birdseye Maple on the second. I don’t usually sell many pens, but this last year and this month have been my best, might have to take a stronger look at them…..

I made 5 of these rolling pin displays, these are the only 2 left. Brown Colorwood with painted handles, always a crown pleaser (if they are women)!

2 bird house ornaments, a pink colorwood one with painted top and bottom with a choke cherry burl lid, and a yellow and black top acron.

A first one for me a orange and green colorwood ring holder with a Narra topper (left over from the pen above)

A finger grip Billy Club with a behive end, and orange accents painted on.

Pens were all finished with CA glue, every thing else with sprayed on conversion varnish. Thanks for looking!

-Mike

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16





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AlBCuttnWud

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#1 posted 01-06-2013 03:29 AM

You have been busy…everything looks great. Those are some pricy pen kits…hope you are making decent profit on them….

-- -Al, Patuxent River, MD

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#2 posted 01-06-2013 03:35 AM

Mike, Real nice section. You have certainly been busy. I like the ring holder.

CtL

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

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Marianne

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#3 posted 01-06-2013 03:43 AM

Wow—so many beautiful things! So much talent!

-- "The things you take for granted...someone else is praying for..."

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lew

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#4 posted 01-06-2013 03:56 AM

Mike,
Those recipe card holders are the greatest!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 01-06-2013 04:00 AM

Cool nice bunch of projects.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Bob A in NJ

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#6 posted 01-07-2013 02:17 AM

Mike. Glad to see you’re getting busy in the shop again. Nice bunch of projects. Love the pens and the recipe holders. Bob

-- Bob A in NJ

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