my grandaughter's doll house

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Project by woodman7570 posted 10-17-2013 03:12 PM 977 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i made this for my 6 year old grandaughter last christmas. it was large enough and tall enough that i put it on wheels for easier mobility. i looked around at putting bought shingles on it but ended up cutting them out of aspen and cut on a band saw and they ended up being rough cut on the flat surfaces giving it a great texture for shingles.

-- donald a. bale

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#1 posted 10-17-2013 03:13 PM

Nice job, I bet there is a little girl with a big smile on her face…. Bragging about her Grandpa! Great job.

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

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#2 posted 10-17-2013 05:02 PM

Ditto what Ken said. AWESOME!!!

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#3 posted 10-17-2013 08:15 PM

Great work!! Your granddaughter must be really happy with this one.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 10-19-2013 12:16 AM

Any project for a child is awesome. This is great job.

-- What one man can do, another man can also do.

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#5 posted 10-22-2013 09:43 AM

G’day “woodman”,
Ten of ten to you sir for such a beaut looking dolls house…
Your grand-daughter would have been over the moon…
Are there any more photos of the inside please!!

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#6 posted 10-22-2013 01:32 PM

hello crowie, i believe i do have inside shots, i’ll see if can add them to this set or just add as another posting.

-- donald a. bale

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#7 posted 10-22-2013 02:08 PM

ok crowie, i found one inside picture and posted it as a new project post.

-- donald a. bale

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#8 posted 10-22-2013 02:13 PM

That is beautiful. Your granddaughter must love it.

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 10-22-2013 04:28 PM

Wonderful doll house! Has a lot of pretty details and colors that any girl will love. Excellent work!

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