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Forum topic by peteg posted 01-17-2014 07:23 PM 1510 views 0 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-17-2014 07:23 PM

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#1 posted 01-17-2014 07:34 PM

That’s crazy,it’s kind of funny when I’m at a store and they ask me if they can help me find anything ,I always say I’m looking for your free box full of money :)

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-17-2014 07:38 PM

That’s incredible!

-- 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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#3 posted 01-17-2014 08:11 PM

Wendell Castle’s carved “Ghost Clock”.

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#4 posted 01-17-2014 09:31 PM


-- Dale, Ohio

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#5 posted 01-17-2014 11:21 PM

I tell everyone I talk with, that I’m waiting on that suitcase o money to land on my rooftop, or in my yard. If it happens, they’ll get a piece o the pie…........

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

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#6 posted 01-18-2014 12:57 AM

Great carving and painting. Could have a lot of fun dropping a packet of these notes around or like the old game of money on a string. Thanks for sharing Pete.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#7 posted 10-10-2015 04:25 AM

Hi Pete, I’ve been wanting to try some carving, maybe combined with something made on the lathe. Seeing a stunning project like this moves it up on my ‘want to do list’.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#8 posted 10-10-2015 09:44 AM

that guys work is incredible. more talent than just in the carving. i think the patience necessary to do what he does is a talent. the painting talent also blows me away.
heres some more of his work

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#9 posted 10-10-2015 10:36 AM

I wonder how he does the painting of the bills, and the curves and corregations on the lids of the “cardboard box”. Those two efforts were just beyond anything I can imagine, less alone ever hope to perform.

The crazy part is it all looks to have been done with his mind’s eye, not to some pattern.

-- Paul, Tennessee,

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#10 posted 10-10-2015 08:21 PM

That is an amazing piece of work. It’s actually unbelievable.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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