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"Give Me a Sign"

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"Give Me a Sign"
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This sign was something I have been needing for a long time and it is really just great. I was going to get one of those sign making kits and still probably eventually will but I decided that I would fist give freehand a shot. I used Cherry I think, some wood that my grandma found at her local cabinet shop. I used a router to cut out the letters and then painted them black, after that I cleaned everything up and sprayed Poly on the whole thing. You can see how I made it in my “Making a Sign” blog.

-- Tyler, Illinois





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HokieMojo

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#1 posted 2210 days ago

impressive. I don’t have that good of handwriting with a pen.

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 2210 days ago

That’s doggone good for freehand, Tyler. I couldn’t do as well with a marks-a-lot!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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lew

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#3 posted 2210 days ago

Nice job, Tyler!

Been thinking of trying my hand at some signs.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Randy Sharp

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#4 posted 2210 days ago

Thanks for the project outline Tyler. You’re doing a great job in in promoting our hobby to the masses. You’ve got a great talent for making projects fun and easy. Including photos is perfect!

-- Randy, Tupelo, MS ~ A man who honors his wife will have children who honor their father.

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Callum Kendall

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#5 posted 2210 days ago

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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Chris

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#6 posted 2210 days ago

Nice work there Tyler..

-- "Everything that is great and inspiring is created by the individual who labors in freedom" -- Albert Einstein

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trifern

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#7 posted 2209 days ago

Nice sign Tyler. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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