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Project by Oncle Jules posted 08-04-2007 02:55 PM 1581 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello,
a little work but big in my heart!
It was the table of wood work from my grand father died a long time ago.
I receive it from my mother and I transformed for my bathroom. (recycling wood! ;-))
A little thought for my great grand father everytime!
Al the best,
Oncle Jules





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PanamaJack

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#1 posted 08-04-2007 02:59 PM

A very cool looking vanity. Your Grandfather would be very proud of your accomplishment here.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#2 posted 08-04-2007 05:30 PM

That is great. I like those type of sinks anyway. That made it that much more awsome!

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#3 posted 08-04-2007 08:15 PM

Great Job Oncle. It is a memento from a previous time and person. I do like it.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#4 posted 08-04-2007 11:43 PM

how wonderful!!!
A family keepsake now.. who would have imagined.

well done.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribele, Young Living Wellness )

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Don

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#5 posted 08-05-2007 12:47 AM

I like your spirit and your work, Jules

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://www.dpb-photos.com/

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#6 posted 08-05-2007 03:54 AM

It seems that the older I get the more sentimental I get about such things. Hope this brings pleasant thoughts of your Grandfather. Thanks for sharing.

-- Dan in Central Oklahoma, Able to turn good wood into saw dust in the blink of an eye!

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#7 posted 08-05-2007 03:58 AM

Great story behind a very nice project.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#8 posted 08-05-2007 10:55 AM

Jules, Grandpa would be proud. Nice job of turning the old into something new.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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farmgeek

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#9 posted 08-05-2007 01:10 PM

Well done Oncle – a very touching story and bravo on the recycling!

-- John, Auckland New Zealand - http://www.farmgeek.co.nz

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 08-05-2007 04:51 PM

Seems as though we all get more sentimental as we age. Even us Macho men. Great project, and beautiful purpose.

Lee

p.s. I’m not really a Macho man

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Atelierwoodworks

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#11 posted 08-06-2007 02:57 PM

Hey Oncle,

well done on keeping it in the family….......

Nice work

-- Atelierwoodworks Vaud Switzerland

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mot

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#12 posted 08-16-2007 11:26 PM

My wife just loves these sinks. Nice woodworking job!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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