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Location: Edmonton, Alberta
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I have always loved the look and tactile feel of furniture, and grew up watching Norm every Sunday at dinner. Since then as space and money permits I have begun collecting tools with the intent of one day having the skills to use them. I'm happy to say that for each of the few projects I've completed I have noted an improvement in my craft so much so that the wife is even starting to ask me to build stuff for the house.
Each day I habitually look at each new project posted on Lumberjocks, and use it to serve as my inspiration, and the blogs as a virtual apprenticeship. I know that some of the world's premier craftsman are avid participants here and I thank each of you for sharing your craft secrets and ideas.
MB

-- -- Mike Beauvais

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Paul D

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#1 posted 08-08-2008 09:34 PM

Welcome to LJs!! Glad you have joined us!!

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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trifern

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#2 posted 08-08-2008 10:34 PM

Welcome to LJ’s.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Max

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#3 posted 08-09-2008 01:10 AM

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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Scott Bryan

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#4 posted 08-09-2008 12:51 PM

Hello Smartlikestick,

Welcome to LJs. I hope that you will find this to be an exciting and informational aspect of your woodworking adventure.

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

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TedM

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#5 posted 08-09-2008 08:59 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! It’s a great place with great people, and, oh yeah, there’s the woodworking! Have fun and work safe! :)

-- I'm a wood magician... I can turn fine lumber into firewood before your very eyes! - Please visit http://www.woodworkersguide.com and sign up for my project updates!

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Callum Kendall

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#6 posted 08-09-2008 11:45 PM

Welcome to LJs

Callum

-- For wood working podcasts with a twist check out http://thetimberkid.com/

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Karson

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#7 posted 08-10-2008 05:02 AM

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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Grumpy

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#8 posted 08-10-2008 10:13 AM

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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rikkor

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#9 posted 08-10-2008 11:31 AM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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jeanmarc

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#10 posted 08-11-2008 07:26 PM

welcome to lumberjocks

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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gjd

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#11 posted 08-08-2009 03:09 AM

Congratulations on your upcoming 1st anniversary as a Lumber Jock! Thanks for helping make this site a great place to be a part of.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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gjd

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#12 posted 08-07-2010 04:40 AM

Another year has rolled by. We must be having too much fun, cause it seems like just yesterday when I congratulated you on 1 year. Congratulations on your 2nd anniversary at Lumber Jocks. Thanks for helping make LJ a great place to visit and happy anniversary!

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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