1st ever wood project! Toy shower 1:12 Scale

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I’m excited to show first project. A simple toy shower. It was cut as straight as I could with scroll saw- no pattern. Sanded. No stain/paint/little shower head etc as my 4 yr old refused to let it go! The tiny slits for curtain rod wire was a 1/16 hole then used the actual little scroll saw blade as a tiny saw and made it a horizontal slit. An underwire from a bra was then inserted, pushed through one slot, bent slightly and pushed through other side. Wire was cut flush on back side by holding a wire cutter close to wood and bending wire til it broke. Curtain was scrap that was hemmed and hung.
This was not meant to be perfect, but it’s square, solid, and sanded. She plays with the wooden toys you see in the background much more than the fancy stuff with so much detail. Plastic ones aren’t sturdy either and they are extremely frustrating to a child that just wants to use imagination- and they have to try to set doll in chair 4x, but chair keeps falling over. I loved how this project turned out and am going to try a stab at a bathtub with new router. Who knows- a tiny potty could be next.
Thank you for any advice you can give!

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#1 posted 01-31-2017 11:42 AM

that’s too cute, as are the stove and fridge in the background

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#2 posted 01-31-2017 11:48 AM

Looks like a great toy for a child! Nice colorful curtain too! Good work!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#3 posted 01-31-2017 12:33 PM


-- David in Palm Bay, FL

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#4 posted 01-31-2017 03:30 PM

neat – - at first I had to look twice as it looked like Sven had on a hat with antlers LOL

Projects with the kids are the best!

-- “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” Mark Twain

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#5 posted 01-31-2017 04:16 PM

Your toy and work will be cherished for a lifetime, first quality work.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#6 posted 02-01-2017 10:53 AM

Very nice. I have a granddaughter that loves to see what I can come up with for her doll to use. Will be adding this one to the list.

-- This is the day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.-Psalm 118:24

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#7 posted 02-06-2017 09:56 AM

Wonderful luv2. Would dimensions be helpful -I’m sure you do it in your sleep lol.. Check out my next project I am just posting. A lamp!

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