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Fairy Door #6: Bluestone

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Project by MsDebbieP posted 2073 days ago 1518 views 1 time favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Aug 14, 2008

This one is for my Mom. I plan on attaching it to her deck somewhere and seeing how long it will take for her to find it.. Well, that’s just a fairy dream. I won’t be able to endure the suspense. I’ll be giving it to her and letting her find the “right” location herself.

The wood:
door: poplar (stained and poly’d)
frame: cedar (stained)
hinges: bent necklace wire

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)





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Martin Sojka

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#1 posted 2073 days ago

wow. very nice. you rock FairyDebbie

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lew

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#2 posted 2073 days ago

Does the Bluestone act as a security peep hole?

Nice job MsDebbie!!

Lew

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

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MsDebbieP

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#3 posted 2073 days ago

thanks BossMartin :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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MsDebbieP

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#4 posted 2073 days ago

thanks Lew.
Yes, the bluestone is the peep hole.. well, that’s what I think anyway. Not sure how the Fairies use it!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Hawgnutz

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#5 posted 2073 days ago

Very nice, Debbie! I like the work on he hinges. Very creative!

God Bless,
Hawg

-- Saving barnwood from the scrapyards

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PaBull

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#6 posted 2073 days ago

Debbie, this is very nice.

But how will the fairies find the door?

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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MsDebbieP

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#7 posted 2073 days ago

thanks :)

P: they’re magic!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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HokieMojo

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#8 posted 2073 days ago

i saw this post and was thinking “she is gonna have to start selling these before she runs out of wall space”. i guess giving them away is close enough. another great addition to your portfolio.

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MsDebbieP

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#9 posted 2073 days ago

aren’t good enough for selling but I might be heading that way if they get good enough.

thanks :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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SawDustnSplinters

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#10 posted 2073 days ago

Quite Magical indeed, nice work of art….they are more then good enough to sell, and they are unique and original, they would sell like hotcakes…

-- Frank, Dallas,TX , http://www.allthingsrustix.com , “I have a REALLY BIG chainsaw”

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#11 posted 2073 days ago

Hi Ms. Debbie;

I bet you never figured on getting into the door business.

Nice job.

Lee

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Callum Kendall

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#12 posted 2073 days ago

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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YorkshireStewart

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#13 posted 2073 days ago

I’m really enjoying this series Debbie. What a wacky idea; I just might have to do some!

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#14 posted 2073 days ago

That’s a cute one.

What do you call this style? English Tudor?

I was going to say, Fairy fairy nice!

Barb “LOVES” your Fairy Doors!!!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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PaBull

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#15 posted 2073 days ago

So Debbie, what’s next fairy windows and fairy chimneys? Will you go into the fairy furniture? Do they need wing closets, landing strips? Will you put a tooth (aka mail) slot in the door for the tooth fairy? I could see you needing fairies to help you keep with this hole in the market. Careful what you are wishing for, I guess.

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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