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Project by clieb91 posted 564 days ago 1036 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my entry for the Wooden Wear-ables contest. It is what I have started to call a Lanyard Pen as I have a sold a few and my daughter has given one to her teacher for that purpose. They are great to where on a lanyard or necklace as the pen just unscrews from the cap.
This one is made with Holly that I cut and dried myself. You can see that it has some of the grey streaking in it which can be quite common in Holly when it dries. In this case I used it to my advantage and let it help accent the wood.

Thanks for looking and good luck to everyone that is entering the contest.

CtL

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





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 564 days ago

Very cool Chris.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 564 days ago

Very classy and elegant

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Karson

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#3 posted 564 days ago

Nice looking.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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BenStewart

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#4 posted 564 days ago

Looking cool and elegant… Chris!

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Monte Pittman

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#5 posted 563 days ago

Great idea

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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KOVA

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#6 posted 560 days ago

ES UNA PIEZA DE ARTE EN MADERA CHRIS :-D

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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Roger

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#7 posted 545 days ago

A Holly, Jolly, neckace…. Good luck in the contest

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

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Joe Lyddon

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#8 posted 539 days ago

Clever nice design!

Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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mmh

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#9 posted 539 days ago

I really like pieces that combine form and funtions!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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