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I’ve been honored recently to be included in a new online column for American Craft Magazine:

They are accepting column submissions from any writer/crafter on the subject of ‘Why I Make,’ so anyone interested can write up a short piece and submit it for consideration.
It’s great to have a magazine that supports and promotes American crafts as this one does. If you are so inclined, polish up your best work and put it out there!


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#1 posted 06-04-2011 05:04 PM

I enjoyed reading your article.

-- 温故知新

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#2 posted 06-04-2011 05:17 PM

WOW! That is so cool, Barb!! Congratulations! That is a wonderful article and you do beautiful work. It is great to see you get the recognition! YAY!


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#3 posted 06-04-2011 06:35 PM

What a wonderful thing to have happen. Kind of sums up youjr hard work. I have loved seeing your work on LJ’s and the story you shared was a real blessing. That is one of my goals to be published about woodworking. Now I can again set my goals to this after reading yours. Thanks for your work and sharing! What a milestone.


-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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#4 posted 06-04-2011 06:49 PM

Congratulations and I hope it works out great for you. Thanks for calling attention to that magazine – I wasn’t familiar with it.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#5 posted 06-04-2011 06:51 PM

Thank you so much, all of you. I posted this because Anybody with a love of their craft is welcome to submit an article to the column. I hope many of you do!


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#6 posted 06-04-2011 11:35 PM

Barbs, I loved reading your guest spot, way to go & I know this will be inspirational to many who will read it. :))

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#7 posted 06-05-2011 12:32 AM

Congratulations Barb. Way to go!


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#8 posted 06-05-2011 01:00 AM

:-) Thanks Autumn, and Lee and Pete.


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#9 posted 06-05-2011 03:02 AM

Congrats… A very imaginative article.. I could see the wood. To me if you can draw the reader into what you are doing and place a picture in there mind you got it. You did well.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are."

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#10 posted 06-05-2011 03:26 AM

A compliment on my writing is a blush-a-moment event. Thanks!


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#11 posted 06-05-2011 11:46 AM

Very nicely written Barb.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#12 posted 06-05-2011 04:19 PM

Nicely done..It is always good for the soul to see your writing and work appreciated.

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#13 posted 06-06-2011 03:57 AM

Thats awesome, congrats!

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#14 posted 06-06-2011 01:59 PM

Congratulations Barb! Extremely proud for you…. Very cool!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#15 posted 06-07-2011 04:13 AM

Very nice Barb. Your work is an inspiration to all us.

-- Janice

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