LumberJocks

one of those jobs

  • Advertise with us

« back to Woodworking Skill Share forum

Forum topic by Joseph Jossem posted 09-30-2012 05:12 AM 939 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View Joseph Jossem's profile

Joseph Jossem

492 posts in 1729 days


09-30-2012 05:12 AM

This is one job that nothing went right always happens once in a while.I have realized these jobs test your ability to keep going..


6 replies so far

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

21986 posts in 1798 days


#1 posted 09-30-2012 11:35 AM

I seem to have a lot of jobs that test my skill set :-)

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

View Smallcrafter's profile

Smallcrafter

36 posts in 1558 days


#2 posted 09-30-2012 12:24 PM

Good Morning…As a novice I make all kinds of mistakes and have problems caused by my gift of bone-headedness and lack of intuitive skills. And then there are the mystery problems that I can’t figure out. Even when I think evrything is going OK I can suddenly find myself fighting with the project. And you’re absolutely right…work through the problems because they are a test of persistance and (ahem) ‘creative problem solving’ as well. Is that a sign holder? It looks great from here! The outcome certainly was worth the troubles. Very sharp!

-- 'The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.' - Chaucer

View whitebeast88's profile

whitebeast88

4091 posts in 1651 days


#3 posted 09-30-2012 02:53 PM

i to often encounter that.to be honest every project is filled with mistakes and problems.thanks for sharing.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View Charles Maxwell's profile

Charles Maxwell

1081 posts in 3268 days


#4 posted 09-30-2012 03:32 PM

right click, rotate clockwise.

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

View 404 - Not Found's profile

404 - Not Found

2544 posts in 2430 days


#5 posted 09-30-2012 03:35 PM

I think most people have done jobs that at some point, were nearly bundled into the back of the car and thrown in the river.
All you can do is persevere, dust yourself down, and get back on that horse.

View Fishinbo's profile

Fishinbo

11362 posts in 1636 days


#6 posted 10-01-2012 07:31 PM

We just have to keep going on what we do best.

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