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Forum topic by ChuckV posted 12-13-2016 08:59 PM 547 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-13-2016 08:59 PM

Our town library has a display case with a new display every month or so. I was asked to create a display of some of my woodworking. Since I am a hobbyist, I have no pieces “in stock.” So, I used some objects from around the house that I have made over the years.

I created descriptive and educational signs to include in the display. I plan to add some photos of larger pieces that I have made as well.

This was a lot of fun to design and set up.

I can’t help but think of this exchange from Steve Martin’s The Jerk:

Navin R. Johnson: The new phone book’s here! The new phone book’s here!

Harry Hartounian: Boy, I wish I could get that excited about nothing.

Navin R. Johnson: Nothing? Are you kidding? Page 73 – Johnson, Navin R.! I’m somebody now! Millions of people look at this book every day! This is the kind of spontaneous publicity – your name in print – that makes people. I’m in print! Things are going to start happening to me now.

[the Sniper points to Navin’s name in the phone book]

Sniper: Johnson, Navin R… sounds like a typical bastard

-- “Big man, pig man, ha ha, charade you are.” ― R. Waters

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Joe Lyddon

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#1 posted 12-13-2016 11:09 PM

Sounds good to me, regardless how someone else thinks…

You have done GOOD!


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

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#2 posted 12-14-2016 02:54 PM

Looks good sir ! Glad your community gets the chance to see the scope of your talent. Goodon’ya !

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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#3 posted 12-14-2016 03:52 PM

Congrats! Also, watch out for those cans…I hear that guy hates ‘em.

-- "Ladies, if your husband says he'll get to it, he'll get to it. No need to remind him about it every 6 months."

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#4 posted 12-15-2016 01:52 PM

You did fine.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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