Looking For Combination Woodworking/Crafty Project Ideas for Wife and I

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Forum topic by mjrhavoc posted 01-11-2014 04:16 PM 745 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-11-2014 04:16 PM

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My wife is quite crafty (scrapbooking, has a silhouette machine, sews, etc.) and looking for a next project. We thought it might be fun to find something that involved woodworking and had a crafty aspect so we could create something together. We thought of picture frames, sewing room accessories, etc. and she looked around Pinterest but I know this group will have some other great ideas. I have a full compliment of tools and we’d like it to be something we could complete in a weekend or two. Thanks in advance. -Cameron

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#1 posted 01-11-2014 04:19 PM

I recently introduced my wife to lathe work and she is really enjoying the learning journey. Projects are pretty quick if doing pens, pulls, etc.

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#2 posted 01-11-2014 05:52 PM

There is also the combination of mosaic art and stained glass panels that work nicely together. My wife does the mosaic work and I provided the frames. From there, you can also branch into window panels or trivets, etc.

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