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Project by dansnow posted 03-20-2014 09:06 PM 640 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was finishing up a bunch of projects for the craft fair coming up in a couple weeks when I decided to make a group picture. It wasn’t until I did that that I realized I had created an entire batch of Easter themed stuff!

I use food dye thinned with denatured alcohol to color most of my kids stuff, and the resulting pastels just shout Easter!

Thanks for looking.

-- Dan Snow & Son Wooden Toys & Gifts





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ralbuck

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#1 posted 03-20-2014 09:48 PM

Some neat things there!

I bet you PLAY with the little boats!

What do you use for the tubing? and how Big are they actually/

The alphabet “snake” is very neat.

Fair warning; I copy good ideas. Of course I do make my own designed version of them.

-- just rjR

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dansnow

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#2 posted 03-20-2014 09:54 PM

The boats are about 8” long. The “tubes” are 1/2” dowel for the jet drive, and 5/8” dowel for the exhaust stack.
1/2” hole bored into the stern about 1.5”, then a 1/2” hole bored down from the top of the deck to meet it at 90 degrees. The 5/8 stack goes through the cabin to meet the deck. A 3/16” hole is bored through the two dowels.

Copy away, I’ve been known to borrow an idea or two, adding a tweak of my own along the way.

-- Dan Snow & Son Wooden Toys & Gifts

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#3 posted 03-21-2014 10:42 AM

Very colorful assortment.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#4 posted 03-21-2014 05:09 PM

Nice selection of items. Very Springish.

CtL

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

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