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Location: Farmington, Maine
Website: http://web.mac.com/simplywood/iWeb/Site/Welcome.ht

I am a middle school social studies teacher in Farmington, Maine. My dad was a woodworker after he retired. When he passed away he left me some woodworking toys. I started dabbling at it about five years ago right after I had finished building my passive solar earth bermed home. Then three years ago I added on a twenty by forty shop and started traveling to craft shows and art fairs. I only do about half a dozen a year but it keeps me real busy staying ahead of my inventory. In about six or seven years I plan to retire to this full time.
My biggest tool in the shop is my Jet 18" bandsaw as I specialize in bandsaw boxes made from natural wood pieces. I do some laminated boxes but mostly just start with a log or branch from a dead tree. I have enjoyed browsing the projects here on Lumberjocks and finally decided to join to show some of my stuff. Hope you enjoy!!!!
Mark

-- simplywood

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Karson

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#1 posted 1928 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard. †

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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cabinetmaster

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#2 posted 1928 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help you with your woodworking endeavors. Feel free to ask for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………..LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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Todd Thomas

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#3 posted 1928 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks….It will be a great resource for you and your projects. There are a bunch of great people here willing to help……have fun….Looking forward to your projects and posts….. WARNING: Visiting LumberJocks has proven to be addictive.

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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Scott Bryan

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#4 posted 1928 days ago

Hello Mark,

Let me welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be both a rewarding and an inspirational part of your woodworking adventure.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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HallTree

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#5 posted 1928 days ago

Welcome. You have found the right place for woodworking. A great group of people willing to help. Looking forward to see more of our projects and comments. Work safe in the shop and don’t forget to use pushsticks.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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Max

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#6 posted 1928 days ago

Glad to see that you have made Lumberjocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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gjd

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#7 posted 1928 days ago

Welcome to Lumber Jocks! This is a great place to get – or give – advice about woodworking on the forums and the project posts are a wonderful source of new ideas. I love this site, I hope you will enjoy it too.

Look forward to seeing your projects and posts.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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Grumpy

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#8 posted 1928 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks . This is a great community of people with like interests.There is much to learn here & you will have the opportunity to share your skills & ideas with others. I hope you enjoy LJ’s as much as I do.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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woodworm

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#9 posted 1928 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#10 posted 1926 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks – The best woodworking community anywhere!
I look forward to seeing your posts and projects.

Share the Love ~ Share the Knowledge

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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