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Project by clieb91 posted 276 days ago 692 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We are having Thanksgiving this year with my wife’s family. I decided to make each of the siblings and her dad an ornament from wood that came from my father in laws property. Each ornament will have the same story attached. Camp Bill was the name of the cabin that My FIL used to own. These are all made from a piece of oak that was fell to build some new stuff on the land. A larger portion of which was used to do the building.

All the coloring is burned. you can see in pic 4 the method that I use to do a lot of my burning. The details were done with a woodburning pen.

Thanks for looking and Happy Thanksgiving to all of you American LumberJocks.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 276 days ago

Great thought behind it. Great job.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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doubleDD

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#2 posted 275 days ago

C

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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doubleDD

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#3 posted 275 days ago

Cool looking. Great thought process and story behind it all. A very warm gift.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#4 posted 275 days ago

Nice job man!
Happy Thanksgiving :)

-- Anthony--http://knottywoodshop.weebly.com/

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Critterman

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#5 posted 272 days ago

Very Nice :>)

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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clieb91

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#6 posted 272 days ago

Thanks All, 4 of them have been distributed not including our own and so far everyone likes them. We’ll be sending the others off here in the next week or so.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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