A Valentine Reflection

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Project by luv2learn posted 02-11-2013 01:46 AM 903 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

About six months ago I posted a project Basket Weave Design Heart Boxes. The cut outs from that project laid on my work bench collecting dust since then. Like most of you, I didn’t want to throw them away. I figured I could find a way to re-purpose them. This is the idea I came up with, just in time for Valentine Day.

These are made from maple and finished with high gloss lacquer. I used wire designed to hold roll batting between floor joist to join the two hearts.

As always, thanks for looking!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#1 posted 02-11-2013 02:10 AM

Looks good and very nicely done.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#2 posted 02-11-2013 02:18 AM

So whats up? You have three wives, three girlfriends or some sorta combo of the two? Either way I’m sure they all will be happy!

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#3 posted 02-11-2013 02:19 AM

I have a few things hanging around the shop too that I may put to use some day but nothing I have comes close to your hearts. They look great and they are perfect for what’s coming on the 14th. Nice work Lee! Good to see you found a use for that insulation wire too! :)

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#4 posted 02-11-2013 02:25 AM

Lee, nice work as always, when are you going to visit your brother in Ks. I will buy you lunch and we can swap ideas.

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#5 posted 02-11-2013 02:35 AM

Very nice

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#6 posted 02-11-2013 03:26 AM

Very nice work sir…. super clean job

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#7 posted 02-12-2013 04:28 PM

Great idea and just in time for Valentine’s. Score major points for them.

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