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My Lady

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Project by Allison posted 01-04-2008 09:38 AM 2085 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got the pattern for this out of an old stain glass book I had laying around which I know longer have so I can not give any acknowledgement this time.Out of all the things I have made that are hanging around my house this one sticks out above all others and not because I have gotton compliments but on the contrary I have NEVER received a comment, period! Neither good nor bad! As soon as I come down stairs with my newest done project I run it by “hubby” and he makes his comments both good and bad (which I actually am glad for)but when I brought this one down a few months ago there was nothing! SILENCE and ya know? It’s still that way. Same with friends and visitors. Sooo I will go out on a limb on this one, but , I think it is not exactly cared for. Ha! Ha!. Which makes me like her all the more! I have always went for the “underdog” Sooo that is why I call her my lady. Plus her contents aren’t half bad either as she was made with green poplar, mahogany, black walnut, red maple and a few “mystery pieces!”

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!





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GaryK

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#1 posted 01-04-2008 09:50 AM

Silence…...

:-)

Actually, it’s pretty nice. I like the use of different woods.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 01-04-2008 01:59 PM

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

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#3 posted 01-04-2008 02:01 PM

just kidding. hehe
I can see her sitting next to a dressing table with a boa hung near by. .. a little crystal chandelier light .. and an antique brush and mirror sitting on the table.

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

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David

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#4 posted 01-04-2008 06:16 PM

Allison -

I really like this one . . . very cool! I have been admiring your as you post each project. Thanks for sharing!

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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TreeBones

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#5 posted 01-04-2008 08:13 PM

All of your pieces are very artistic. Real nice.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://www.portablesawmill.info

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Allison

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#6 posted 01-04-2008 10:37 PM

Allright Here goes another question! Please, Please quit running, Quit clicking, I only want to know how I thank someone who has commented on my work and how do I get it to them. Thanks and PEACE!!! Allison

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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odie

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#7 posted 01-04-2008 11:04 PM

You just did thank them. Now for the personal touch. Move your pointer to the name of the person you want to thank. The one next to there picture (like “odie” next to mine) and “CLICK”. Or where it says “home”. You will end up at their home page. Below their picture you will see “send a message”. Oh, here comes that nasty word again … CLICK. You will then end up at your mail box with their address at the top. Write away….

P.S. Forgot, just click on their picture.

-- Odie, Confucius say, "He who laughs at one's self is BUTT of joke". https://woodstermangotwood.blogspot.com/ (my funny blog)

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Bradford

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#8 posted 01-05-2008 09:55 PM

Allison, beauty lies in the eye of the beholder. Some are color blind, some just don’t understand the “why” or “what” about the piece. But clearly, WE get it. I’ve seen your work, and I sincerely love it. The “Lady” is clearly an awesome project. Some are intimidated by our work, and don’t know what to say. They may look at it without really seeing it. You know? Please keep on making them. Thanks

bradford

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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EGA

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#9 posted 01-10-2008 09:22 PM

I compliment you there Allison, for I even can see a little bitty ega in thereI Semper Fi and Carry On the good work!!

-- www.flickr.com/photos/egamarine/

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#10 posted 02-10-2008 10:42 AM

Nice work. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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