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Cozmo35

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06-13-2010 10:02 PM

Topic tags/keywords: scroll saw scrollworking victorian

I didn’t want to re-post this project. But I am about to bust to make everyone aware of the fact that I got 2nd prize in the DFW Scrollers in the “complex fretwork” division of the contest. I entered my Bell Tower Clock I have only been scrolling for two years, so to even place in the contest is a HUGE honor to me!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX


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degoose

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#1 posted 06-13-2010 10:06 PM

Congratulations… I am very please that your hard work has been recognised… Officially…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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#2 posted 06-13-2010 10:31 PM

Congrats fantastic clock and well deserved prize.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Woodenwizard

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#3 posted 06-14-2010 01:06 AM

WAY TO GO!! Well Deserved prize. Beleive me I understand what went into that clock. It is always a great feeling to have someone else recognize our efforts.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Padre

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#4 posted 06-14-2010 02:29 AM

Great work! But man, if that one second, what the heck took first????

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8

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Cozmo35

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#5 posted 06-14-2010 03:01 AM

This is the piece that knocked me out of the saddle for 1st.
http://i557.photobucket.com/albums/ss12/Cozmo35_photo/1stPlace.jpg

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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gblock66

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#6 posted 06-14-2010 03:17 AM

WOW ! ! ! ! ! !

That clock is awesome. . .what a great job yoiu did. . . .

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sandt38

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#7 posted 06-14-2010 03:27 AM

Cozmo, IMO if you came in second to that, you got robbed. That clock is amazing, and of those 2 pieces it deserved first. I can’t fathom the patience and skill that took. Congrats on your accomplishment.

-- Got Wood? --- Somewhere along the way the people in Washington forgot that they are there to represent the people, not to rule them.

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huff

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#8 posted 06-14-2010 03:31 AM

Cozmo, Congrats! That had to be a hard call for the judges, I feel your clock could have come in 1st as well. Beautiful work.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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#9 posted 06-14-2010 03:40 AM

Congrats…very nice clock…excellent job, well done.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#10 posted 06-14-2010 04:17 AM

Like others have said, that had to be a tough call. Your piece is simply beautiful. Great work.

-- F.Little

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mike85215

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#11 posted 06-14-2010 04:54 AM

Cozmo,
I will admit to knowing next to nothing about scrolling…..but I can tell you that I believe that your piece is far, far more appealing to me than what won first place.

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Cozmo35

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#12 posted 06-14-2010 04:58 AM

Thanks for the complements ya’ll !
My head is swelling up so big I am going to have a problem changing my shirt!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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Boris

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#13 posted 06-14-2010 05:25 AM

congratulation, you did a nice job, well done

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