Christmas present order

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So my co worker wanted something unique to surprise his wife for Christmas. The blocks have pictures on all sides so they can display the ones they want and there is a music box on the side. I have a hole for a button so they can push it and listen to the guy sing to his wife. The music box is the one from build a bear.


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#1 posted 242 days ago

You did a nice job on this and I’m sure that your friend’s wife will be pleased.

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 241 days ago

That’s an awesome idea! How did you do the pictures? Are they printed and glued onto the blocks, or are the images transferred onto the wood? It looks like you can see the grain pattern in some of them particularly the 2nd one in from the left.

I did a project years ago that was a poplar box that held several DVD cases from the Lone Ranger series. I found out by accident that if you use an inkjet printer to print on laser printer transparency sheets, the ink does not dry. I printed a picture of the lone ranger and his horse and basically used the non-dry ink as a stamp against the wood. The image transfer was perfect!

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#3 posted 241 days ago

Wow! Really love this… especially since this is something my mom said to me and my children! Well done… excellent design… It will be a cherished gift!

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#4 posted 241 days ago

Added to favorites. How’d you do the text?

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#5 posted 241 days ago

That is great.

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#6 posted 241 days ago

A really nice gift. Sure it will be quite a surprise on Christmas Morning.


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

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