Ann's Tool Chest

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Project by Dogboy posted 346 days ago 1087 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So my 7 year old has decided to start a wood working club. if I provide the wood and tools I can be a member. Our first project is her own tool chest. Anna’s tool box is complete….she now has access to her own hammer (shudder). Daddy daughter project done. She did really well when I made her do most of the work herself. Her favorite part was spray painting golden glitter. The top she left natural wood cause she thought the pinkish knot was pretty. Topped it off with 5 coats of poly.

-- No mistakes, just kindling

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#1 posted 346 days ago

ain’t he standing on the wrong side of the saw ?
Just kidding keep up the good work, she will do well.

-- GaryW, Edgefield SC, Too old to start over, can't remember why...

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#2 posted 346 days ago

Cool. Girl power !

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---

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#3 posted 345 days ago

She is very cool! I can’t get any of my nephews interested – bummer.
Good for you!!!

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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#4 posted 345 days ago

So cool love these kinds of posts… your a lucky man that she let you be a member!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 345 days ago

I see that she is like my great grandson, if you are going to be a woodworker, you need workboots, not
shoes. Isn’t it great when they let you help. Thank you for sharing, and I hope you have many wonderful
years with this great little lady.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#6 posted 345 days ago

Right on target!

-- An oak tree is just a nut that stood it's ground.

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#7 posted 345 days ago

What a cutie!
Good job getting her involved in the shop.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#8 posted 345 days ago

I’ve got 2 boys and they have no desire to have anything to do with wood. Consider yourself lucky. Those dues are pretty cheap if you ask me, and you get to be a vice too.

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