Classroom podium

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Project by canoe911 posted 02-14-2013 02:39 PM 2493 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

While I hate painting things this was something my wife needed for her class and wanted it school colors. But as she is the one that lets me have the money to get new tools and wood, I will just say “A happy wife is a happy life”. This was also a project I did not have any pre-made plans, I just winged it and made it the way she wanted. She was very happy with it. I did put wheels on it to make it easy for her to move around the room.

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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 02-14-2013 03:27 PM

Canoe that is a great podium
I think you have made the wood stand out with the use of the paint
The storage under the lid is a great idea

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#2 posted 02-14-2013 03:29 PM

Wise words in regards to your wife and a really nice build. She should get many years of service out of the podium…. nice 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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#3 posted 02-14-2013 11:42 PM

Nice! The ones in our Sunday School room are way too small. Gives me an idea.

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#4 posted 02-15-2013 03:52 AM

Nice podium canoe. Does your wife teacdh @ LSU??

-- Greg, No. Cal. - "Gaudete in Domino Semper"

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#5 posted 02-15-2013 05:07 PM

It’s a beautiful and well made podium and a successful project for making wife happy. Way to go!

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#6 posted 02-15-2013 11:05 PM

Greg, no wife is a high school teacher. But we live in LSU area and the school is the same colors & mascot as LSU.

Thanks for the comments everyone.

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