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Project by FestusHaagen posted 07-19-2020 07:19 PM 341 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Every grandfather wants to provide a heirloom keepsake for his granddaughter. So, I got on a cradle kick. I made eight. Not that we were expecting that many grandkids. I thought I could sell some of them. I just had a lot of different woods that I wanted to try. I made one from Brazilian cherry, four black walnut, two red oak and one myrtle. I found a place to get spinels for 65 cents each, so I got a bunch. I ended up selling two, gave one to a friend and one for my granddaughter. The other 4 are in my basement.

-- Ed Haagen, Moscow, Idaho





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Eric

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#1 posted 07-20-2020 10:24 PM

That is what grandpa’s are for, especially when they can build things.
Great job

-- Eric, building the dream

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#2 posted 07-23-2020 03:25 PM

Beautiful

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#3 posted 07-24-2020 04:53 AM

You did a great job. I’m sure your Grands will appreciate your craftsmanship!

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.

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