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Project by grizzman posted 03-10-2013 08:54 PM 2281 views 6 times favorited 57 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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 03-10-2013 08:56 PM

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

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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Gary

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#2 posted 03-10-2013 08:58 PM

Nice work, grizz

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

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 03-10-2013 08:59 PM

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

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#4 posted 03-10-2013 08:59 PM

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 03-10-2013 09:01 PM

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 03-10-2013 09:01 PM

It is nice stuff as always. They look great.

-- Janice

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Lenny

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#7 posted 03-10-2013 09:16 PM

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 03-10-2013 09:18 PM

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 03-10-2013 09:19 PM

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

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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grizzman

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#10 posted 03-10-2013 09:23 PM

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

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#11 posted 03-10-2013 09:31 PM

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 03-10-2013 09:32 PM

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 03-10-2013 09:39 PM

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 03-10-2013 09:39 PM

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 03-10-2013 09:46 PM

Very classy looking

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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