Vancouver Island Woodworkers Guild 2015 show

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Blog entry by shipwright posted 10-05-2015 10:48 PM 1890 reads 0 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just some photos from the “Visions in Wood” show put on by the Vancouver Island Woodworkers Guild. (Last day tomorrow) I took the pics with my iPad. The quality isn’t that good…... :-( sorry.

Thanks for looking


-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

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#1 posted 10-05-2015 11:06 PM

You are among some pretty talented folks Paul. I assume you had some entries? Those two boxes look familiar.

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

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#2 posted 10-05-2015 11:12 PM

Just the one Rance, my jewellery box.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

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#3 posted 10-05-2015 11:15 PM


I really like those two corner cabinets near your piece How many presenters? Thanks for posting

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#4 posted 10-05-2015 11:17 PM

your Guild members have produced some very nice pieces.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#5 posted 10-05-2015 11:19 PM

Paul, Looks like a pretty active guild! nice projects.

-- Dave, Kansas City

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#6 posted 10-05-2015 11:22 PM

Looks like a lot of talent on the Island! Any of others post projects on LJ? Looks like some potential Top 3s in there ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#7 posted 10-05-2015 11:34 PM

You have a great show! How entries in the show and how many people are in your Guild?

-- Adjustable Height Workbench Plans

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#8 posted 10-05-2015 11:54 PM

A very well done and presented show with a good variety of entries .
I see one very nice box in the fifth pictures and a front view would do it more justice . LOL
You have a great many talented wood workers on the island judging by the pictured entries .
I am amazed with the amount of furniture which is something that I miss with our guild .
Good luck with your entry winning a prize .


-- Kiefer

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#9 posted 10-06-2015 12:52 AM

Looks like a nice show.

-- Patrice lejeune

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#10 posted 10-06-2015 01:02 AM

To admire your creativity Paul, and creativity your colleagues ..


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#11 posted 10-06-2015 02:36 AM

A lot of wonderful design & skill in the execution on show here Paul, always great to just wander around among such lovely work

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

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#12 posted 10-06-2015 04:22 AM

Very nice show would have loved to seen it in person.

-- Tom D

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#13 posted 10-06-2015 04:34 AM

I thought I saw your jewelry box in there…

If they were able to open the doors, etc. and really look at it, YOU ARE THE WINNER!
... no Doubt about it!

Thank you for the coverage of the event…

No sweat…

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#14 posted 10-06-2015 05:22 AM

The members of that woodworking guild can make high quality stuff. Pity that the excavator is painted. Thanks for sharing,


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#15 posted 10-06-2015 06:09 AM

Your jewelry bow sure deserves to be put on display. I bet it dragged a lot of attention! The other guys did well too (I second Dutchy’s comment about the paint on the excavator)

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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