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Project by woodman7570 posted 10-17-2013 03:35 PM 941 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a basket i made for our family reunion a couple of years ago. our family plays an arts and crafts swap where we make handmade items, wrap them up in newspaper and draw numbers to open a package or steal one from someone else and it can get pretty intense. we have refined it down to where we play like the game show- deal or no deal. we use a foam dice with steal and no steal on the sides and roll in the order of the drawn numbers. if you get stolen from your name goes back on the list and the competition is over when the last package is opened. the only people playing in the game are the ones that submitted a craft to the mix. try this at your family gatherings, you will have a blast.

-- donald a. bale

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#1 posted 10-17-2013 03:43 PM

This looks like a nice fun project. You did a good job on 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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#2 posted 10-17-2013 04:45 PM

Beautiful basket Woodman. We auction off items at our reunion. Everyone brings something for the auction. There are quite a few homemade items each year. It pays the bills and we have a blast as well. I usually act as the auctioneer and like to get siblings in the different sides of the family, competing for items.

-- Experience: What you have left after you've lost everything else.

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#3 posted 10-17-2013 05:00 PM

This is really cool. Great job

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#4 posted 10-17-2013 07:58 PM

Really great work. Nice detail.

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

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#5 posted 10-22-2013 04:34 PM

Lovely and well designed basket, I bet everybody would like to steal that on your reunion.

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