Intro #1: In the beginning...Hi everyone

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Blog entry by HisStoryofWood posted 04-17-2015 03:26 AM 1055 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Like many, I came here for a resource of knowledge, inspiration, and entertainment. I have always enjoyed doing home projects, more specifically working with wood. If the project name is tiling, I despise you.

Growing up it started with bird houses, pinewood derby, and shop class. Now an adult with young children, my time is their time and projects revolve around them or the house. I started with a simple bed and shelves and onto a 12’ tabletop. I now want to get into more traditional furniture and coming here was an easy step in that direction.

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#1 posted 04-17-2015 06:34 AM

Welcome, His!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive --

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#2 posted 04-17-2015 10:42 PM

Welcome – beginner here as well – in a similar boat but my kids are now 13 & 9 and I have a little more time to myself…or shop time….

Looking forward to seeing your projects!

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#3 posted 04-19-2015 01:51 AM

Welcome to lumberjocks!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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