Taking the next step

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Blog entry by tex27 posted 05-13-2009 05:07 PM 625 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well LJ’s, after a year of looking at the great items that everybody has posted on this site and doing a lot of reading I have decided that I want to take the next step. No I don’t want to go into business for myself, I want to improve my wood working skills. I have been enjoying this hobby for the last 15 years and have made a few things here and there that are in the house but it is no where near the quality that I see everyday on here. I have come to the conclusion that I need to learn how to build drawers the right way and not my way. To start planning things out on paper instead of just my head. I look forward to the day that I am able to post pictures of thiings that I feel are up to the quality that I see here everyday.
Thanks for the inspiration and all the wonderful information that everybody puts out on this website.

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#1 posted 05-13-2009 05:10 PM

Good for you! Can’t wait to see what you learn and make! :)

-- crafty ladies love wood too!

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#2 posted 05-13-2009 05:15 PM

Welcome to the site. You’ll get addicted quickly. Lots to learn form lots of great folks

Sometimes it’s spelling! That’s FROM lets of great folks

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#3 posted 05-13-2009 05:42 PM

May the Drawers be with you…good ones

-- Custom furniture

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Don Newton

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#4 posted 05-13-2009 06:45 PM

Hi Tex,

Don’t think that your projects are not good enough tp post! We can all learn from each other. Post your projects, and if you want to learn, invite comments and criticism. Welcome

-- Don, Pittsburgh

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#5 posted 05-13-2009 07:28 PM

This is a great site for encouragement and advice! Glad you found your way here too! Jump on in. :)

-- Beth

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