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Geoffrey Young

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Hi lumberjocks i have been shortlisted as a finalist in a compertition to find New Zealands best young imerging designer, its the opertunity of a lifetime and would very much kickstart my ambitions to make fine furniture for a living. to highlight on the international stage good design, good craftmanship, working with our hands and working with wood.
part of the judging is public vote so plaese vote here

your support is much apprishiated
from down here in New Zealand
Geoffrey Young


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#1 posted 891 days ago

Done, hope this helps.

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#2 posted 891 days ago

Done, good luck.

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#3 posted 891 days ago


-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#4 posted 890 days ago

Good luck done

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#5 posted 890 days ago

Very Nice, I voted, good luck


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Geoffrey Young

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#6 posted 883 days ago

thankyou all for your votes well i didnt come last in the public vote ,that intirely fair popularity contest hopefully good design and woodskills comes out on top.
Once again thank for your support lumberjockers, gona have to do it the hard way a


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#7 posted 883 days ago

Career, NOT carrer.

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#8 posted 853 days ago


I cast my vote. It provided me with access to the design magazine. You were in some pretty intense competition. Noticed that some folks recieved 2 votes. sort of like posting a project here on LJ’s? Hope it is inspiring and motivating.

I am looking forward to our nexrt post!

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