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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 My First Commissioned Scroll Saw Portrait 09-22-2017 04:52 PM
added project My First Commissioned Scroll Saw Portrait 09-21-2017 06:01 AM
commented on Scrolled Tiger by my Son 07-02-2017 06:19 AM
commented on Woven Multi-colored Scroll Saw Basket 03-16-2017 08:55 PM
added project Woven Multi-colored Scroll Saw Basket 03-16-2017 05:35 PM
commented on Drill press table 03-05-2017 05:52 PM
commented on Zigzag Pattern Jewelry Box 12-24-2016 07:00 AM
commented on Zigzag Pattern Jewelry Box 12-24-2016 02:00 AM
added project Zigzag Pattern Jewelry Box 12-23-2016 08:02 PM
commented on Ribbon tissue box 12-02-2016 12:44 AM
commented on Cargo tissue box 11-27-2016 05:32 PM
commented on Boxguy's Knot So Perfect Box 11-14-2016 07:58 AM
commented on PC desk 10-22-2016 06:52 PM
commented on Walnut handles 10-21-2016 03:24 AM
commented on Hedgehog Trinket Box 10-13-2016 06:46 AM

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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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#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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#8 posted 05-19-2016 08:28 PM

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