LumberJocks

I'm a new shade of green

  • Advertise with us

« back to Coffee Lounge forum

Forum topic by dennis mitchell posted 2373 days ago 756 views 0 times favorited 11 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View dennis mitchell's profile

dennis mitchell

3994 posts in 2917 days


2373 days ago

I’ve been watching the buzz around Garyk’s little box. In a 24 hour period he got over 1000 views. I’ve only got one project with over a 1000 views and I’ve been here a few years. 4th in all time comments, 6th most favored…just in 24 hours. What a wonderful box. 24 hours guys! I hope fine woodworking takes note of his little project. Congratulations Gary. Better start finding some room for a new table saw!


11 replies so far

View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP

18615 posts in 2763 days


#1 posted 2373 days ago

yah.. amazing…. people are talking, that’s for sure. It’s definitely not just passing by.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

View Thos. Angle's profile

Thos. Angle

4435 posts in 2565 days


#2 posted 2373 days ago

Me too. WOW

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

View Russel's profile

Russel

2199 posts in 2542 days


#3 posted 2373 days ago

I too am amazed by Gary’s box as well as his other work. You’d think some publicatoin would pick up on his work. I can certainly appreciate your new shade of green.

-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com

View rikkor's profile

rikkor

11295 posts in 2477 days


#4 posted 2373 days ago

I’m with you. Gary is da man.

View mrtrim's profile

mrtrim

1696 posts in 2483 days


#5 posted 2373 days ago

gary is not only a very gifted , but also a very skilled craftsman . i agree fine ww should feature some of his stuff .

View CutNRun's profile

CutNRun

122 posts in 2449 days


#6 posted 2373 days ago

Alright!! Gary is in a different contest – the one I entered had a band saw as the grand prize. I may still have half a chance then. Just kidding, Dennis;-).

I am humbled and amazed by both the artistry and execution of Gary’s box. Great design, great details, great workmanship. I need to keep practiciing.

-- CutNRun - So much wood, so many trails, so little time

View mrtrim's profile

mrtrim

1696 posts in 2483 days


#7 posted 2373 days ago

dennis i had to add that just the fact that you made this post praiseing garys work shows the true spirit of this site . when someone as skilled as yourself will start a thread about someone elses work shows you have real class and are a true gentleman ! hats off to ya

View Karson's profile

Karson

34861 posts in 3003 days


#8 posted 2373 days ago

Of course Not only is his box great but the bird cage made out of 2X4 was also great.

-- 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 †

View Dick, & Barb Cain's profile

Dick, & Barb Cain

8693 posts in 2902 days


#9 posted 2373 days ago

WOW!

That’s a new record for this outfit.

I kind of like John Deere green.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

View CedarFreakCarl's profile

CedarFreakCarl

594 posts in 2656 days


#10 posted 2373 days ago

Yep, hats off to Gary! And as Karson has reminded us, the bird cage ain’t too shabby either! Kudo’s!

-- Carl Rast, Pelion, SC

View Bob Babcock's profile

Bob Babcock

1804 posts in 2689 days


#11 posted 2373 days ago

I just shook my head when I saw it…..of course what do you expect from a guy that builds a harpsichord for the fun of it.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase