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here is the story, pretty simple and to the point, me and my sweetie eat dinner in the living room and we eat dinner around 6 while we watch Dr Quinn Medicine Women..this is pretty much the only tv i watch, but we needed a nice stable tray to have our plates sit on, so the grizz and my wife will eat in style, the woods used here are walnut, oak, red cedar, cherry , maple and mahogany, i finished them with three coats of poly on the top and 2 coats of BLO on the bottom side, tonight they shall be christened, and we shall eat in style from now on…thank you for taking the time to look in, and thanks for any comments you would like to leave…grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']





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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#1 posted 508 days ago

They look awesome! But you forgot to say . . . whatcha’ having for dinner???

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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Gary

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#2 posted 508 days ago

Nice work, grizz

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 508 days ago

Wow Bob this is a super fine tray,beautiful ,great job and fun story.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Craftsman on the lake

2368 posts in 2042 days


#4 posted 508 days ago

Love the banded color pattern. Nice stuff.

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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grizzman

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#5 posted 508 days ago

WHATCHA HAVIN FOR DINNER…..me…hey grandpa whats for dinner, were having a fat beef roast cookin in the oven, mashed tatters with butter and you will luv em, green garden veggies that will bring ya a smile….and an apple pie and you would gladly walk for a mile for…yum yum….......ye haw….

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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janice

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#6 posted 508 days ago

It is nice stuff as always. They look great.

-- Janice

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Lenny

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#7 posted 508 days ago

Beautiful trays Grizz! That piece of figured walnut on one of them is the standout piece. Psst, hey Grizz, if your wife appreciates the beauty of that piece, make that one hers. I am sure she deserves it. If on the other hand, she doesn’t have an eye for such things, keep that one for yourself. Wink, wink!

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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jaykaypur

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#8 posted 508 days ago

You need tray’s nice as these to put all that home-cooked fare on. Got me droolin’ here in Va!!!!

Nice job…on the wood-workin and the good-cookin’ !

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#9 posted 508 days ago

Well that sounds like a meal fit for these trays! I am sure it will taste even better now! :D

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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grizzman

6815 posts in 1908 days


#10 posted 508 days ago

hey there lenny, when i spied that piece of figured walnut, i knew it was going to BE MINE, not that my sweet heart doesnt deserve it, but she wont mind if i admire it every night…a little piece of heavenly wood for me to look at ..oh and i have more…eye candy…...

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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stefang

12605 posts in 1939 days


#11 posted 508 days ago

Yes, those are the Grizz colors! They look wonderful together. You are the only person I know who can take so many woods and make them look like they belong together. Bon a petit Grizz!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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degoose

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#12 posted 508 days ago

Flash as a rat with a gold tooth… seriously nice looking tray…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Natalie

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#13 posted 508 days ago

Well if the only TV show a guy watches tells us something about his character, well, I’m confused.

On my to do list is to build us some kind of tray or stand for our laptops. These are great!

-- Natalie - My mind is like a bad neighborhood, I don't like to go there alone.

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Don W

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#14 posted 508 days ago

Now that’s eatin in style.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. - http://timetestedtools.com

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Monte Pittman

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#15 posted 508 days ago

Very classy looking

-- 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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