Spoons of holly and plum!

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Project by jjw5858 posted 03-11-2013 11:46 PM 1759 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

An enjoyable duo of fine woods from my forest. Holly and plum made for wonderful carving this past weekend, making a smaller strong pair of spoons for anyone to enjoy!

Important message!
I am in the process of designing a spoon making/woodcrafting site where you can enjoy all of this work, purchase hand made spoons, read blog updates, stories, see some vintage hand tools, videos, and any other crazy thing I might come up with!

I hope you may all visit and enjoy it! More to come!

Thank you for taking a moment and having a look.

Great shaves ahead!


-- "Always continue to learn, laugh and share!" JJW

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#1 posted 03-11-2013 11:56 PM

Great Work Joe!! NIIICCCCEE!!!!
Let me know about your site!! I’d like to check it out

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 03-11-2013 11:58 PM

More super spoons, Joe!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 03-12-2013 12:00 AM

Nice job on these. Man I love working with holly. It’s such a workable wood and looks beautiful when finished. Looking forward to the website too !

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

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 03-12-2013 01:46 AM

Your work truly looks machine perfect. Your lines are so clean. Be sure to give us web address.

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

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Don W

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#5 posted 03-12-2013 01:55 AM

Tin cups and spoons. I can’t wait for the plates. Your spoons are great and I never thought I’d say that about a spoon.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. -

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#6 posted 03-12-2013 09:47 AM

Joe more wonderful spoons, and I look forward to your website.

-- Pete in NC

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#7 posted 03-12-2013 02:20 PM

You got that down man, very nice!

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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#8 posted 03-12-2013 03:18 PM

These spoons are nicely done. The woods are beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#9 posted 03-12-2013 04:18 PM

Great work Joe. Best of luck with the website. Looking forward to seeing it.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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#10 posted 03-12-2013 08:02 PM

I like that plum. Good luck with new venture.

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

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#11 posted 03-12-2013 10:11 PM

Hummm, plum flavored ice cream may look good in that fine spoon

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#12 posted 03-14-2013 02:55 PM

Very nice work on those fine looking spoons. Looking forward to the site and good luck!

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