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Location: Abbotsford,B.C.,Canada
Website: http://www.etsy.com/shop/abby702

I retired from teaching a few years ago, and resumed my love for woodworking, which I previously did in my summers off. I always enjoyed whittling and carving, something I watched my Grandfather do. Now after discovering scroll sawing and all it can do, I have joined the ranks of serious crafters, doing shows and markets, as well as displaying my stuff online.Two years ago, my wife and I moved to a condo with a a community workshop , outfitted mostly with some well-used Swiss made equipment that my neighbour, a carpenter by trade brought with him to Canada. I have contributed my scroll saw (no one else uses it but me) , a belt sander and a thickness planer. Its great to learn from experienced and creative people like my neighbour and from people like yourselves, and I really look forward to that. I love working with woods like black walnut, butternut, mahogany, oak, maple and mix in some of the exotic woods when can get some, like bubinga, purple heart etc. I tend to try many different types of projects, which has its advantages and disadvantages, but its all great fun. Looking forward to being part of this community
Bob

-- Bob, BC, Canada http://www.etsy.com/shop/abby702

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commented on Oak cabinet 01-24-2015 06:00 PM
commented on First nations Eagle Sliding lid Box 01-11-2015 06:25 PM
added project First nations Eagle Sliding lid Box 01-10-2015 07:26 PM
added project Unabox Puzzle lock Box 12-29-2014 08:38 AM
commented on Linguine Design Boxtop with Abalone accent with keepsake box 03-25-2014 09:45 PM
added project Linguine Design Boxtop with Abalone accent with keepsake box 03-25-2014 08:33 PM
added project Fire-breathing Dragon Scrolled Pierced Fretwork Acacia Plate Wall hanging 03-11-2014 04:25 AM
commented on Bamboo Scroll Sawn Relief of Year of the Horse Plaque 01-17-2014 05:11 AM
added project Bamboo Scroll Sawn Relief of Year of the Horse Plaque 01-16-2014 08:51 PM
commented on The Pentagon Keepsake box 04-12-2013 03:02 PM
commented on The Pentagon Keepsake box 04-10-2013 04:46 PM
added project The Pentagon Keepsake box 04-09-2013 09:50 PM
commented on Basketweave Scrolled Vase 02-11-2013 07:08 PM
commented on Basketweave Scrolled Vase 02-10-2013 09:43 PM
commented on Basketweave Scrolled Vase 02-10-2013 05:38 PM

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SnowyRiver

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#1 posted 01-11-2011 12:01 AM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#2 posted 01-11-2011 12:02 AM

Glad to see that you have made LumberJocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#3 posted 01-11-2011 01:55 AM

Welcome to Lumber Jocks! I look forward to seeing your projects and posts.

Please enjoy your membership

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

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#4 posted 01-13-2011 02:00 AM

Welcome to LJs. You’re gonna like it here.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#5 posted 02-03-2011 06:14 PM

Hi there,
Welcome to LumberJocks… I joined the site myself a little over a year ago and will give you fair warning, this site is VERY ADDICTIVE, VERY EDUCATIONAL, and VERY FUN…. so sit back, enjoy the ride and learn from the other LJ’s as they are a group of extremely talented people that are also very friendly…

Enjoy your time here on LJ and pass the word to any of your woodworking buddies about us…

Wisty

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#6 posted 02-04-2011 05:30 AM

“WELCOME to LJ’s” …Enjoy the experience.

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ND2ELK

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#7 posted 02-04-2011 04:44 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks. The projects are an inspiration, the information is priceless and the people are supportive. The only problem is, the site can get addictive.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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